Re-purposing books into art

 

Old and heavy books always seem like a mysterious and infinite well of wisdom and imagination for us ... There are romances, populist fiction, male adventure and self-help ephemera that people have stopped reading, previously destined for the pulping machine, now rescued and given new life as works of art.

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However, it is so much more than pages full of words.

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It would be wonderful to give old books a second life. Some artists make it happen by turning old tomes, dictionaries and encyclopedias into admirable sculptures.

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We found a few amazing examples of that kind sculptures.

 

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