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Altered book art by livre paysage - this is gorgeous! I hate to think of an actual book being destroyed to make it, but it is beautiful.

Using knives, tweezers and surgical tools, Brian Dettmer carves one page at a time. Nothing inside the out-of-date encyclopedias, medical journals, illustration books, or dictionaries is relocated or implanted, only removed.

Brian Dettmer, a New York-based artist known as the Book Surgeon, uses tweezers, knives, scalpels and other surgical tools to dissect and carve old books into intricate and beautiful sculptures

Boekenchirurg Brian Dettmer bewerkt de boeken pagina voor pagina en zal nooit een stuk toevoegen of verplaatsen aan het kunstwerk. Door zijn precieze knutselwerk ontstaan er hele toffe kunstwerken! http://www.http://briandettmer.com

Brian Dettmer Book Sculptures - These Brian Dettmer Book Sculptures are absolutely mind boggling. Moving onto bigger and better things, this Chicago-born, Atlanta-based artist has.

Guy Laramee from Canada creates incredible sculptures out of books. More precisely the material for the works are old dictionaries and encyclopedias. Of these, he carves these mountain landscapes and the plateau, and then paints in natural color.

Now books really do look interesting, don't they? Artist Guy Laramee created these amazing book landscapes by carving old books, dictionaries and encyclopedias.

buchkunst. Im sad to see books used like this,  but what an amazing use and talent!

Altered Book Art by Brian Dettmer. The book lover in me is horrified at altering these books but the art is amazing!

Incredible Landscapes Carved Into Books by Artist Guy Laramee

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Art created out of books! Finally a beautiful use for your encyclopaedias and replaced-by-wikipedia-reference books!

amazing book sculpture.  I don't know who the artist is and I can't seem to find out.  Does anyone know?

amazing book sculpture Looks as if the books story is coming to life, interesting concept very well executed

Brian Dettmer

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Artist Brian Dettmer Meticulously Carves Sculptures Out Of The Pages Of Books

Built Of Books

Book-Built House Decor - Artist Frank Halmans Turns Literary Classics into Houses with Windows (GALLERY) . book end ideas for floating shelves

Book art - sculpture

Mysterious paper sculptures - very cool anonymous paper/book sculptures magically appear in libraries.