We are all aware that books come from trees, but artist Kylie Stillman readapts them by turning them back into a version of their original form through sculpture. Carving carfeully into stacks of books, Stillman creates these beautifully delicate inverted reliefs that brings us a whole world of trees and birds through thoughtful silhouettes.
Book and wood sculpture by South African artist Wim Botha. Wim Botha was born in 1974, graduated from the University of Pretoria in 1996, and currently lives in Cape Town.
These illustrations were created for Tatyana Kartasheva‘s graduation project «Sweet Store of Madam Agnesa».It is a fairy tale on adventures of a little boy Orest and his friend, fox Pylad in a magic kingdom.The artworks were done with traditional materials — pencil and watercolor on paper.
British artist Jonathan Callan creates impressive organic figures using books that are curled, wrapped, and folded together using screws.
Anatomy Illustrated is a book designed to showcase the master illustrators of the 16-19th centuries. In particular, it focuses on the illustrator William Cheseldon who was an English surgeon and teacher of anatomy, and who was influential in establishing surgery as a scientific medical profession. His works, along with many other illustrators, have been redesigned to a modern style, incorporating typography as a sense of interaction with the illustrations.
Made from hemp-related materials, Rolling Words, Snoop Dogg’s smokable songbook, is the latest genius to come from The Doggfather of rap. The book is a promotion for Snoop Dogg’s Kingsize Slim Rolling Papers and features classic Snoop Dogg lyrics on each smokable page. That’s right. The book was designed to go up in smoke. Just rip out a page from Snoop’s songbook and get ready for the next episode. And, oh yeah, the spine of the book acts as a striking surface for your match.
a spectacular book with 450 images, celebrating the 175th anniversary of the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library.read more