Slash: Paper under the Knife

I know this isn’t photography per se but I just love the way artists have used paper as the medium for their art.

Slash: Paper Under the Knife takes the pulse of the international art world’s renewed interest in paper as a creative medium and source of artistic inspiration, examining the remarkably diverse use of paper in a range of art forms.

This exhibition was recently shown at the Museum of Arts and Design in New York.  The following images are those that I found particularly interesting as sources of inspiration.

Mia Pearlman

Andreas Kocks

Olafur Eliasson’s Your House is a laser-cut negative impression of Eliasson’s actual house; as you flip through the pages, you get a tour of the house in cross section:

Olafur Eliasson

Noriko Ambe is a Japanese artist whose paper sculptures and installations are sublime.  Check out her site here

Noriko Ambe

info: Museum of Arts and Design New York.  More information about the exhibition can be found here.

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