There’s more to see...
Come take a look at what else is here!
They used Pinterest to explore a new city
Join Pinterest to find (and save!) all the things that inspire you.
Creating an account means you’re okay with Pinterest's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.
50+
billion Pins
to explore
15
seconds to
sign up (free!)
Visit site
  • lin parker

    Anonymous book sculpture is a complex scene in a paper cinema; punters arrayed on seats watching men and horses coming alive from the screen and charging outwards. Left at Filmhouse in Scotland with the tag: For @filmhouse – A gift in support of libraries, books, words, ideas….. and all things *magic*

  • Dawn McIlvain Stahl Editorial Services

    Mysterious book sculptures appearing around Edinburgh "in support of libraries, books, words, ideas." Pictured: sculpture left at the Filmhouse

  • Catherine George

    These photos of the Edinburgh paper art mystery are by Chris Scott, an amazing literary photographer www.chrisdonia.co.uk

  • Stephanie Vanden Broek Claus

    Those of you who don't keep up with Edinburgh's literary world through Twitter may have missed the recent spate of mysterious paper sculptures appearing around the city.

  • N. Washington

    Cinema book sculpture. Altered book art

Related Pins

"A gift in support of libraries, books, words, ideas..... (& against their exit)." Paper sculpture left anonymously in the National Library of Scotland

This one was fun too. Edinburgh. They don't know who did these. They merely began appearing. This one is in the National Library of Scotland.

Beautiful book art has been appearing mysteriously around Edinburgh, in support of libraries, books, words and ideas. How wonderful! (Photo by chrisdonia, from Flickr)

Purposefully anonymous book art found in the Scottish Poetry Library. check the site for MORE

A mysterious book artist deposits tiny works of art all over Edinburgh's cultural destinations, bringing joy and wonder to the city's inhabitants. It is a celebration of the magic of books and art and, most importantly, how sharing this magic brings people together. Fabulous.

Intricate mini papercraft sculptures left in museums and libraries in Edinburgh, Scotland

one of a series of magical, mysterious and anonymous offerings in support of libraries...and books

The Edinburgh phantom--ten book sculptures left mysteriously in the libraries and museums of Edinburgh "in support of libraries, books, words, ideas..."

Mysterious book sculptures appearing around Edinburgh "in support of libraries, books, words, ideas." Pictured: sculpture left at the National Library of Scotland

Edinburgh's Mysterious Literary Paper Sculptures - stunning!

Anonymous artist. Makes these sculptures out of books and leaves them in an Edinburgh library.

A mysterious artist is gifting paper sculptures to libraries, theaters, and literary spaces across the city of Edinburgh