Some people can easily get lost in the pages of a good book but artist Isobelle Ouzman provides an alternative way of escaping from reality with her “Altered Books” series. Transforming discarded books into customized, beautiful works of art, she breathes new life to a once- beloved work of literature.
Book bench sculptures painted by local artists depicting iconic books and characters are placed in different spots of the city for the public to enjoy during the summer of 2014.
You don’t need special glasses to view the three-dimensional art books by Japanese artist/designer/architect Yusuke Oono. After designing the books, Oono uses a laser cutter to carve out impressively detailed dioramas on each page. The pages are then bound together into a single volume to make a pop-up book/360 degree sculptures. You might not know […]
Pennsylvania artist Jodi Harvey-Brown celebrates classic literature by ripping it to shreds. The unconventional sculptor uses the torn scraps to create depictions of the characters during seminal plot points in the story. She has found a whole new way to celebrate books and get the reader involved in the story.