Old and heavy books always seem like a mysterious and infinite well of wisdom and imagination for me. That moment, when you pick up an old book from a shelf and wipe away thick layer of dust from it‘s cover, is full of magic. However, book is so much more than pages full of words.


Show Full Text

I've always thought that it would be wonderful to give old books a second life. Some artists make it happen by turning old books, dictionaries and encyclopedias into admirable sculptures.

I found a few amazing examples of book sculptures, so I invite you to share the pictures of amazing book art as well. Don‘t forget to vote for your favorites too.

#15 The Mad Hatter's Tea Party

The Mad Hatter's Tea Party

Jodi Harvey-Brown Report

EllenO'Neill 2 years ago

Lovely. A side note: Lewis Carroll never refers to The Mad Hatter, only The Hatter. The chapter is 'A Mad Tea-Party' & the 2 ideas elided.

View More Replies...
View more comments

#19 Hot Air Balloon Book Sculpture

Hot Air Balloon Book Sculpture

Jodi Harvey-Brown Report

RebeccaLescarbeau 2 years ago

I AM BLOWN AWAY by this art work and the people who too time to do this, they truly deserve awards, amazing & so beautiful, incredible job.

View more comments