The Brothers Grimm in Three Transcendent Dimensions: Shaun Tan’s Breathtaking Sculptural Illustrations for the Beloved Tales

The Brothers Grimm in Three Transcendent Dimensions: Shaun Tan’s Breathtaking Sculptural Illustrations for the Beloved Tales:

Sometimes haunting, sometimes whimsical, always deeply dreamlike, these miniature handcrafted sculptures made of paper, clay, sand, and wax give the Grimm classics a new dimension of transcendent mesmerism.

I met Shaun Tan in Melbourne when he was doing a book signing. He’s a really nice down to earth sort of guy with a firm hand shake. HY and I are fans of his books and artwork.

I’m pleased to see that his creativity is showing no signs of slowing.

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