Using knives, tweezers and surgical tools, Brian Dettmer carves one page at a time. Nothing inside the out-of-date encyclopedias, medical journals, illustration books, or dictionaries is relocated or implanted, only removed.

Interview with the Book Surgeon (7 pics)

Using knives, tweezers and surgical tools, Brian Dettmer carves one page at a time. Nothing inside the out-of-date encyclopedias, medical journals, illustration books, or dictionaries is relocated or implanted, only removed.

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

10 Amazing Book-Art Pieces

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

ALTERED BOOKS BY BRIAN DETTMER

Altered Books by Brian Dettmer

Excellence in Printing. Business Cards, Wax Stamps, Step and Repeat Banners, Custom Wallpaper, Foam Boards and Gator Boards are just a few of our specialties.

(So, is this you getting into the story, or is the story getting into your head? asks Terza of The TerZa Factor.) Book sculpture, by Brian Dettmer

(So, is this you getting into the story, or is the story getting into your head? asks Terza of The TerZa Factor.) Book sculpture, by Brian Dettmer

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