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Alicia Martin has created a huge sculptural work out of more than 5,000 books which appear to fall out of a building in Madrid.

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Warped almost beyond recognition, they are made from books that have been treated with a wax and then carved into shape.The paper starts to take on the appearance of wood, like it’s forcing the paper back into its original form.

The Scanner by Matej Kren,an installation at the Museum of Modern Art in Bologna, is a tower made of thousands of thin books. Inside is a tunnel lined with mirrors creating the illusion of an infinite number of books.

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