Artist repurposes vintage books as exquisite paper cups & bowls

Read the full story at Treehugger. Geeky me loves that many of the designs featured in the article are made from old Spiderman comic books.

Artists and designers are finding innovative ways to repurpose old books that may no longer be relevant reading material today. So far, we’ve seen books transformed into lampssculptures and even full-room art installations cut entirely from vintage books. Now add tableware to the list of possibilities — Swedish artist Cecilia Levy creates exquisite paper plates, bowls and natural forms using small pieces of paper taken from comic books and vintage volumes.

Paper cup and saucer made from repurposed Spiderman comic books by artist Cecilia Levy.
©Cecilia Levy



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