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500 Paper Objects
by Gene McHugh
Pub Date: June 2013
ISBN: 9781454703303
Format: Paperback with Flaps, 420pp
all in color
8 X 8
Series: 500 Series
Paper craft is a dynamic medium that's in the midst of a renaissance—and this entry in the very popular 500 series reveals the creative work of today's most gifted and original artists and the limitless potential of the craft. Juried by Gene McHugh, an award-winning arts writer and well-established expert in the field, the book presents a broad range of techniques, forms, and aesthetic approaches, with magnificent examples of origami, kirigami, cutting, quilling, papier-mâché, and casting.
Author Bio
Gene McHugh is an arts writer whose work has appeared in Artforum and Rhizome. In 2009, he received a Creative Capital | Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant for his blog, Post Internet (, which was recently published in book form by Link Editions. McHugh is currently the Kress Fellow in Interpretive Technology at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City, where he resides.