Mix of stories

What if the famous characters from fiction decided to elect their favourite books; the ones that fit their lives better? The campaign made by the agency Ogilvy & Mather for the mexican Gandhi’s Bookstores tries to answer that question. All of this to show that reading can change the way you write your own history.…

Sculpting books

It seems like Jennifer Khoshbin really love books, but not like usual readers do. The passion she devotes to their pages comes from the possibility of turning them into actual works of art. The inventive American artist cuts and pastes in order to shape her sculptures, made out of the most diverse types of publications.…

Cut book art

Old books and encyclopedias full of illustrations and engravings: do you like them? Alexander Korzer Robinson does, and it’s on these dusty volumes that he develops his art. The German, who now lives in Bristol, England, carefully searches through the pages of these tomes after their best illustrations, selecting the ones he wants to take…

Pulp Fiction scenes

Pulp Fiction books were cheap sci fi volumes, very popular from 1896 to the 50’s. Today, these antique items could be conserved on book shelves, considering they’re a precious treasure, but that’s not how Thomas Allen feels about it. That’s because on these books’ scarred covers are the perfect actors for the scenes he directs.…