14 August 2006


All images © Peter Callesen

Peter Callesen is a Danish sculptor who creates the most amazing sculptures out of single sheets of A4 paper.

His work is inspired by fairytales and romanticism, exploring the relationship between 2 and 3 dimensionality, between image and reality.

"I find the materialization of a flat piece of paper into a 3D form as an almost magic process - or maybe one could call it obvious magic, because the process is obvious and the figures still stick to their origin, without the possibility of escaping. In that sense there is as well an aspect of something tragic in most of the cuts."

A few extra pics can be found here and here.

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Blogger Violet said...

wow he's really good!

3:48 AM, August 15, 2006  
Blogger The Saturnyne said...

Yay for papper!

Most i could ever do was "origami roadkill"

"Take da papeh!"


"Crush da papeh!"

Oh happy days.


9:59 PM, September 20, 2006  

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