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.
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:
Noriko Ambe is a Japanese artist whose paper sculptures and installations are sublime. Check out her site here
info: Museum of Arts and Design New York. More information about the exhibition can be found here.