Artist Brain Dettmer Carves Old Books Into Narrative Sculptures


“Artist Brian Dettmer challenges media that has been cast aside. Old books, cassette tapes, records and maps are the artist’s medium. With the exactitude of a neurosurgeon, he uses clamps, tweezers and Exacto knives to turn these unused and outdated objects into beautiful and intricate sculptures. Click through our slideshow to see some of our favorites!

Read more: Brian Dettmer’s Narrative Sculptures from Old Books | Inhabitat – Green Design Will Save the World



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