RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 829744356 LA English T1 Art made from books : altered, sculpted, carved, transformed A1 Heyenga, Laura,, YR 2013 SN 9781452117102 1452117101 AB Artists around the world have lately been turning to their bookshelves for more than just a good read, opting to cut, paint, carve, stitch or otherwise transform the printed page into whole new beautiful, thought-provoking works of art. Art Made from Books is a guide to this art form, showcasing work by today's most showstopping practitioners. From Su Blackwell's whimsical pop-up landscapes to the stacked-book sculptures of Kylie Stillman, each portfolio celebrates the creative diversity of the medium. A preface by artist Brian Dettmer and an introduction by design critic Alyson Kuhn round out the collection. Presented in an unusual, tactile package with an exposed spine.