Altered Books
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What makes a book a book? Are books just for reading? Altered Books invited people to exhibit a book altered in some way– painted, re-purposed, re-shaped– to explore the book as an object and artistic medium. What can you do with books?
a striking folded book sculpture, how would you read this black and white beauty?

a striking folded book sculpture, how would you read this black and white beauty?

Taken from a book on marine life, this book is now a fantastical aquarium.

Taken from a book on marine life, this book is now a fantastical aquarium.

it's not just the book's form that can be altered. the text is subject to change too...

it's not just the book's form that can be altered. the text is subject to change too.

Taken from the World Book, this altered book made purse is now termed the "World Nook"

Taken from the World Book, this altered book made purse is now termed the "World Nook"

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