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Lisa Nilsson Constructs Intricate Anatomical Studies From Rolled Japanese Paper
Posted By Helen Morgan On February 4, 2012 @ 9:15 am In Art,carousel showcase,gallery | No Comments
Each section of paper is rolled on something small and cylindrical like a pin or a drill bit. They are then arranged together in a collection to construct the larger image. The Massachusetts-based artist even builds her own handmade wooden boxes (which fittingly resemble coffin-type structures) to frame the works.
These paper-made anatomical studies are a brilliant way of turning something considered gory into a beautiful work of art.
+ Lisa Nilsson 
Images courtesy of Lisa Nilsson
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