I get excited every time I find a good book about paper!
Paper: Tear, Fold, Rip, Crease, Cut focuses on all aspects of paper manipulation. The book covers a wide range of techniques including drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, paper folding, cut-out, pop-up, and installation.
Paper is one of the world’s oldest materials and still one of the most widely used. This book profiles over 50 artists and designers who work with the medium, including Robert Ryan and Rachel Whiteread.
Paper also offers a history of the material, from the ancient process of paper manufacture in Ancient China, to the most recent technological advances. From the traditional arts of origami, bookmaking, the humble paper aeroplane and paper plates to recent, groundbreaking product design Paper is a critical look at how paper is used today.
Paper: Tear, Fold, Rip, Crease, Cut is an interactive, intelligent and comprehensive look at paper today.
I recommend this book to the paper lover.
This is a book by Black Dog Publishing in London, UK.