12 Amazing Works Of Art Made From Books

We believe books are already works of art on their own, but these artists take it to a whole new level.

1. Su Blackwell, Edensor, Derbyshire, A Guide to

2009, Edensor, Derbyshire, A Guide to.

2. Su Blackwell, The Baron in the Trees

2011, The Baron in the Trees.

3. Su Blackwell, Nature in Britain

2012, Nature in Britain.

4. Brian Dettmer, Modern Painters (1873)

Modern Painters (1873), 2008, Altered Books, 9-1/8” x 7” x 6-3/4”.

5. Brian Dettmer, Tab

Tab, 2005, Altered Set of Vintage Encyclopedias, 51”(h) x 10.25”(w) x 7.5”(d).

6. Brian Dettmer, Complete Antique

Complete Antique, 2009, Altered Book, 10” x 8-3/4” x 6”.

7. Guy Laramée, Grand Larousse

Grand Larousse (2010).

8. Guy Laramée, Pétra

Pétra (2007).

9. Guy Laramée, Longmen

Longmen (2010).

10. Emma Taylor, Book Sculpture 06

Book Sculpture 06.

11. Emma Taylor, Book Sculpture 01

Book Sculpture 01.

12. Long-Bin Chen, Buddha sculpture from Rebound: Dissections and Excavations in Book Art

Buddha sculpture from Rebound: Dissections and Excavations in Book Art.

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