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The Book Surgeon (15 pieces)

My work is a collaboration with the existing material and its past creators and the completed pieces expose new relationships of the book’s internal elements exactly where they have been since their original conception," he says.

Amazing book sculptures created by talented Canadian artist Guy Laramee.

This guy glues/smashes books together, then carves them in to freaky stuff.

ultimate in carved books! -- ART FORMED BY CARVING BOOKS WITH SURGICAL TOOLS -- artist 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 Nothing inside the out-of-date encyclopedias, medical journals, illustration books, or dictionaries is relocated or implanted, only removed. "My work is a collaboration with the existing material and its past creators and the completed pieces expose new relationships of the book internal elements exactly where they have been since their original conception."

Book sculptures by a British Artist - Su Blackwell. Su’s book-sculptures are currently on display in London and Manchester City Art Gallery until January 2013.

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Un paysage montagneux dans une Encyclopédie Britannica

adieu encyclopedie 02 Un paysage montagneux dans une Encyclopédie Britannica sculpture art

Artist Guy Laramée Carves a Mountainous Landscape from an Encyclopedia Britannica Set See much more of this epic book landscape at the link: http://www.thisiscolossal.com/2013/12/adieu-guy-laramee/