Book art is a really bittersweet medium for me. I hate to see a book destroyed, on the other hand, the product of that destruction can be spectacular. ALSO - I miss the Minnesota Center for Book Arts and Coffee Gallery @ Open Book.
Harikrishnan Panicker and Deepti Nair create cut paper shadow boxes, illuminated with battery powered lights. amazing graphic illustration style fantasy landscape paper art sculpture work of these artists is breathtaking shadow box play