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Intricate Book Art Carvings by Brian Dettmer

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Born in Chicago but currently living and working out of Atlanta, Georgia, contemporary artist Brian Dettmer creates incredible works of art with old books and tremendous patience. Using knives, tweezers and surgical tools, Brian meticulously exposes various layers to create his mind-blowing artwork. Dettmer has received critical acclaim around the world and his work can be found in countless galleries and publications. Below you will find a small sample of his art along with an artist bio and statement from Dettmer. Be sure to visit Brian’s official site: briandettmer.com for more information and photographs of his fantastic art.

HOW F******G ARTISTIC IS THAT!!? 

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Stunning serie body painted animals by I Love Body Art

Even after I learned what the images below were, I still had a hard time recognizing the features I was supposed to be seeing in most of them. Let’s see if you can do better than me.

So, you’re about to see an incredible series of body paintings created by artists such as Emma Fay from the UK, Gesine Marwedel from Germany, Johannes Stoetter from Italy and many others whose astonishing works you can view at the website I Love Body Art.

  1. Johannes Stotter
  2. helen-eyre
  3. Emma Fay
  4. Johannes Sotter
  5. Gesine Marwedel
  6. Emma Fay
  7. Emma Fay,
  8. Craig Tracy
  9. Gesine Marwedel
  10. Gesine Marwedel
 

Look carefully