Paper Cutting Book: Contemporary Artists, Timeless Craft

by Laura Heyenga (Compiler)

Other authorsRob Ryan (Preface), Natalie Avella (Introduction)
Paperback, 2011

Collection

Publication

Chronicle Books (2011), 176 pages

Description

There's a renaissance underway in the art form of cut paper, with an explosion of raw talent and an abundance of amazing work produced in the medium in recent years. This gorgeous volume features work from 26 contemporary international artists who are creating images of astonishing intricacy, using little more than paper and blade. Featuring a host of new discoveries and including art by such stars as Nikki McClure, Rob Ryan, and Thomas Allen, as well as a number of emerging practitioners, Paper Cutting is sure to engage art buffs and indie crafters alike. An in-depth introduction by paper art expert Natalie Avella illuminates the rich history of the centuries-old form, and a whimsical preface by beloved artist Rob Ryan rounds out this delightful collection.… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Original publication date

2011

Physical description

175 p.; 7.5 inches

ISBN

0811874524 / 9780811874526

Barcode

139

Pages

175
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