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Dante's Inferno, burned copy found on the street at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. Photograph by Rosamond Purcell 1995 #decay #books #photography Bookworm: The Art of Rosamond Purcell http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1593720238/?ref=as_li_tf_tl=UTF8%3D1789%3D9325%3D1593720238%3Das2%3Dliberalsprink-20

Art of the Peculiar, the Creepy and the Unfamiliar: The Photography of Rosamond Purcell

From her book. Bookworm Rosamond Purcell

The Compass Rose: Rosamond Purcell's Bookworm

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Creative burnt book, clever concept, could further investigate.

The Secret Garden by Laura Armato

What I find creative.

Rosamond Purcell's photos and collages of books that are in the process of being slowly destroyed by forces of nature. Included in Bookworm are images of weather-beaten novels, books that were buried in mud, partially burned books, waterlogged books

The Written Image: Bookworm

Book/Nest from Bookworm (Quantuck Lane Press,


a beautiful example of a creative hand made book

Butterfly Catcher.

deconstructed sculptural book pieces are by Dutch artist Boukje Voet

I couldn't put this book down. I think @Polly Wold would like it, too.

I couldn't put this book down. I think @Polly Wold would like it, too.

Paint peel

World map of decay, perfect

Rosamund Purcell

Rosamund Purcell

From the Books 1 - 8 Series | ©Ron Pippin The complicated male heart.... hurts, and vows and secrets.

Ron Pippin, Book 4 of 8

Robbin Ami Silverberg embeds matchsticks between sheets of paper in her artists’ book, From Dreams to Ashes.

Many of you know about my work in handmade paper, and I’d like to dedicate a couple of posts to papermaking.

A-level painting based on decaying fruit and veg @ HighcrestAcademy

A-level painting based on decaying fruit and veg @ HighcrestAcademy decay of produce over TIME.

just another masterpiece: Hannelore

just another masterpiece: Hannelore

Tricia North Sketchbook

Tricia North Sketchbook

Paper + Book + Art | 紙 + 著作 + アート | книга + бумага + статья | Papier + Livre + Créations Artistiques | Carta + Libro + Arte | Altered Book by Ros Rixon

“ Ros Rixon studied her final degree year at the University of the West of England Her work is driven by concept. She often feels that creativity is challenged, eroded or destroyed by the power, the weight and overuse of ambiguous language.