What do you do with a book? If you are like most people your answer is probably; “read it…”.
But if you are an artist you might look at a book as a treasure to be mined for its internal beauty. All you need is a scalpel and a fertile mind.
Brian Dettmer: Book Autopsies
Brian Dettmer was the first book artist I encountered.
At the England Gallery
Folded Page Art
Some people fold the book pages, instead of cutting.
See a video of book folding.