Brian dettmer

Explore the mesmerizing creations of Brian Dettmer, a renowned artist known for his unique approach to book sculpture. Immerse yourself in the intricate details and thought-provoking concepts behind his masterpieces.
Art, Sculptures, Atlas, New Gods, Old Encyclopedias, Encyclopedia, Royal, Gallery, Dada Artists

The title of artist Brian Dettmer's Dodo Data Dada, showing at PPOW, sounds like cute alliterative nonsense until you realize it's a clever description of the work on view: Sculptures made of old encyclopedias, a medium nearing extinction, with their pages of data carved into intricate photomontages reminiscent of Dada artists like Hannah Hoch.

Jose Ramirez