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Brian Dettmer: Old Books Reborn

Image Courtesy of Brian Dettmer

Brian Dettmer, an American contemporary artist, creates incredible book sculptures. He is known for his detailed and innovative sculptures made from books and other forms of antiquated media. 43 more words

Book Video

Guy Laramée

Carved book landscapes




Guy Laramee's Carved Books

In the age of the internet and online resources, what happens to the millions of old books that will never become collector’s items? Well, if Guy Laramee has anything to do with it, they will become collectable works of art. 32 more words

Arts & Crafts

Sculpture Made From Books

GUY LARAMEE carves books to create sculptures of intricate landscapes, reminiscent of historical Japanese paintings.

The artwork explores “The erosion of cultures – and of “culture” as a whole… Cultures emerge, become obsolete, and are replaced by new ones. 29 more words


Art of Nino Orlandi.

A year ago Katie Hosmer posted the following article:


I was unable to find Nino Orlandi biography.

However, I found a video that shows many not only his wooden sculptures but… 10 more words


Carved Books- Guy Laramée

I got sent a link at work today to these beautiful images are of landscapes carved out of book created by Guy Laramée. they are such powerful images created from a simple idea. 9 more words


aaron wexler book covers

book cover art by aaron wexler from 2011

book covers were carved to reveal the cardboard beneath – i love the colors and abstract patterns, but especially like the lineny texture of the old books