Physically Transformed Books
Kingdom, 2008, altered book
Brian Dettmer makes unusually beautiful sculptures out of books.
Webster Two Point Oh, 2008, altered book
Core 6, 2007, altered book
If there were ever objects made to simultaneously horrify and thrill a book-lover, Dettmer has made them. You can see lots more here. His work is on display at the Kinz, Tillou and Feigen gallery in NYC through June 14.
Hat-tip to C-Monster.net