This week in Scotland, it is Book Week. Many note authors are supporting it with free events. And so is the mysterious sculptor who seized the imagination of people worldwide with her books made sculpture. She (one of the few things known about the sculptor) has done a series of five mystery hidden sculptures to help celebrate Book Week.
Each of them is related to a Scottish story or author. [more inside]
Jacqueline Rush Lee
is an artist drawn to objects that record physical processes or bear the imperfections and scars of life. She transforms used books into sculptures
that explore and redefine the book as familiar object, medium, and archetypal form. Also, inspired by gesture drawing and painting, her Paintures are figurative sculptures created from paint skins and paint scrapings
affixed to scrap metal armatures. [more inside]