Pinar's Blog Posts Tagged 'paper art' (4)

Incredibly Exquisite Paper-Crafted Creatures



If you liked Sean Avery's animals made of shattered CDs, you'll enjoy these paper-crafted creatures by France-based graphic studio Zim and Zou. With a similar meticulous effort, artists Lucie Thomas and Thibault Zimmerman, who make up Zim and Zou, rework the inanimate…

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Added by Pinar on February 29, 2012 at 9:00am — No Comments

Luxurious Jewelry Made of Paper

What is the value of a beautifully crafted gem? What is its worth if it's made of paper? Paper sculptor Kirsten Hassenfeld explores the fantasy-driven world of opulent extravagance through her handcrafted paper jewelry. Using translucent white paper, the artist forms intricately designed polygons that resemble brilliantly cut gemstones. As for how she goes about…

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Added by Pinar on February 17, 2012 at 1:00pm — 2 Comments

Poetic Book Sculptures

Poetry has found a new medium. Iceland-based poet, performer, and visual artist Ragnhildur Jóhanns constructs flowery paper art sculptures in her series entitled Sculptural Poems. Using the support of a book's form, the artist extends the text beyond the confines of the structure by adding poetic written words on strips of paper. The result is a feathery figure of…

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Added by Pinar on December 28, 2011 at 11:27am — No Comments

Shockingly Awesome Newspaper People

If you can appreciate Yulia Brodskaya's paper portraits, you'll enjoy Nick Georgiou's newspaper sculptures. The native New Yorker, who is currently based in Tucson, Arizona, draws inspiration from his surrounding environment. Using local newspapers and old, discarded books, Georgiou… Continue

Added by Pinar on November 17, 2011 at 1:30pm — 1 Comment

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