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Book Sculptures

These Gorgeous Book Sculptures Are Leaving Us Speechless

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.16.2014 | Arts

Sculpting a lifelike image out of clay or stone sounds like so great a challenge we can barely grasp it. But rendering such a likeness from a pile of ...

How One Artist Bids Farewell To The Encyclopedia

Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts

What happens when an artist comes to face-to-face with an old, 24-volume Encyclopedia Britannica set? In the case of Montreal-based Guy Laramée, the ...

Beautiful Buildings Made From Books (IMAGES)

Daniel Speight | Posted 12.17.2013 | Books
Daniel Speight

A journalist hit the nail the head when she wrote that "books and cities have a lot in common: they're both full of stories" in describing my new art series. I realized there was something special about peoples' relationship with buildings and the books they own.

PHOTOS: 7 Gorgeous Handmade Books

Posted 08.27.2013 | Books

E-books may be more popular than ever, but makers and writers of printed books aren't going down without a fight. We've seen beautiful sculptures made...

PHOTOS: Literary Maze On Display At London 2012 Festival

Posted 07.19.2012 | Books

As part of the London 2012 Festival, Brazilian artists Marcos Saboya and Gualter Pupo sculpted a maze made out of books. The instillation, called aMAZ...

11 Sculptures Made From Books (VIDEO)

Mental Floss | David Moye | Posted 01.10.2012 | Weird News

Atlanta artist Brian Dettmer studied at Columbia College in Chicago before latching on to his calling: turning old books, yellow pages, periodicals, e...