Bookish Finds: Malena Valcárcel’s Book Sculptures

Bookish Finds Malena Valcárcel Book Sculptures
Bookish Finds is a feature in which I share and discuss book-related art I find online. While I appreciate some readers do not like the idea of books being cut up and transformed into something else (which means they might want to refrain from looking at this post...), I can't help but see a certain beauty in the second life of these books. This week I am featuring the book and paper art of Malena Valcárcel. Malena is an artist living in Spain who taught herself everything she knows...

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Bookish Finds: Nerhol’s Book Typeface!

Nerhol's Book Art
Today's Bookish Find is going to be short and sweet: it's a typeface made out of books created by the artistic unit Nerhol. I am fairly certain that most bloggers and/or readers have a love affair with typography. EpicReads has made a list featuring gorgeous handwritten typography, Cee @ Novel Hermit has her own feature revolving around typography, and one of the recent Mise-en-scene themes for Josephine's and Georgie's photography feature was typography. What can I say? We love books and...

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Bookish Finds: Tomoko Takeda’s Story Fragments

Oh, the Books! | Bookish Finds: Tomoko Takeda's Story Fragments
Warning to you sensitive book-types: This post features cut-up books. Beautifully cut-up books. I recently took to Google to see if I come could across any new and exciting book art that I've missed in the past, and came across this post on boredpanda: Artist Remakes Famous Books Into Art Masterpieces. Art masterpieces, indeed! I thought Tomoko Takeda's book art was just so beautiful I had to share it myself. Tomoko Takeda is an artist  and designer based in Tokyo who turns literary masterpieces...

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Bookish Finds: Leonard Ulian’s Book Art

Bookish Finds Leonard Ulian
It's time for another one of my Bookish Finds post, where I feature book art I find through the magical world of the Internet. This latest Bookish Find was sent to me via a link to this Colossal post. (I think Kelley is the one who sent me the link, but I didn't write it down so am not 100% sure. If I'm wrong, please correct me and I'll be sure to credit you for helping me find this one!) It is Leonard Ulian's Book Art. Leonard Ulian is a multimedia artist who works and lives in London,...

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Bookish Finds: Madame Memento’s Book Art Prints

Bookish Finds is my collection of posts in which I share and discuss book-related art I find online. It can be photographs, sculptures, illustrations, clothes – anything that showcases books for their physical beauty and amazing experiences. Madame Memento's BOOK Art Prints It's Horror October Fortnight! Of course I had to do a Bookish Find that was a little bit spooky, right? (Though I think many of you are scared easily by your reactions to my previous Bookish Finds where books are...

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