New Uses for Old Books

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We love Pinterest. It’s basically crack for voyeurs, but it’s also a great medium for the very crafty to display their talents. Being the books nerds that we are, we couldn’t help scouring the never-ending site for some of our favorite new uses for old books. Do you have a clever idea for recycling the [….]

Ekaterina Panikanova’s Amazing Book Art

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We love this post from The Huffington Post: Ekaterina Panikanova’s beautiful book art is absolutely mesmerizing and we can’t stop looking at it. Her work was recently shown at the Z2O Gallery in Rome, so it has been circulating on the Internet. Panikanova was born in St. Petersburg, and graduated at the top of her [….]

Labyrinth Made Out of 250,000 Books

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A vast labyrinth of 250,000 books, entitled aMAZEme, was installed on The Clore Ballroom in the Royal Festival Hall between 31 July – 25 August, as part of Southbank Centre’s Festival of the World with MasterCard. The project was created by Brazilian artists Marcos Saboya and Gualter Pupo, in collaboration with production company Hungry Man. [….]

Video: Writing is an Art Form

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Rather than taking the traditional route and simply printing catalogs for their fall list, Hachette Australia has put together a stunning and inspirational video. “With new books come new feelings,” the beginning of the video reads, and a black-clad staff enters a warehouse to unload and shelve boxes of new books, including “The End of [….]