Artist Carves Books Into Mountains and Tsunamis

Artist Carves Books Into Mountains and Tsunamis

Tara Bellucci
Jun 19, 2012

Books are escapes to faraway lands for many of us, but for mixed-media artist Guy Laramee, they are the lands. His collection, "Guan Yin," features books carved into varied landscapes, a reaction to 2011's devastating tsunami in Japan.

In other news, a new crop of websites is offering fame for unknown artists and garages get a homey makeover. Check out the headlines after the jump.

Carved Up Books Become Tsunamis, Volcanoes and Caves | Co.Design
Web Sites Illuminate Unknown Artists | New York Times
6 Incredible Garage Conversions | Houzz

(Image: via Co.Design)

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