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i used one of her blank journals for this piece, which i call "memories." i filled it with my own handwriting, repeating the word "remember" over and over from beginning to end. then i cut out little circles from the pages, and sewed them back in with long threads. it hangs on an empty wooden box.
Eleven Astonishing Works of Art Made from Books
The 25 contemporary artists featured in Art Made From Books (forthcoming from Chronicle Books) may use similar materials, but their work exhibits extraordinary range—themes that range from nostalgia and the passage of time, to history and nature, to the boundaries between sculpture, painting, and text. Below is a sample. Mike Stilkey, Reminiscent, 2010. Acrylic on books. Insta...