Gallery: Trong G. Nguyen Transcribes Classic Novels Onto Grains of Rice

 
At first glance, pieces from artist Trong G. Nguyen’s Library series simply look like plastic bags filled with confetti. But given a closer look, and we see the confetti is in fact rice, with each grain bearing a word written in ink. In Nguyen's collection, each repository of rice makes up a spellbinding chapter from one of literature's greatest works.

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