Sometimes the materials that you work with are really what gives the objects you make their form, as these stunning sculptures made from recycled paper by artist Janna Syvanoja demonstrate.

I use printed paper, maps, catalogues, dictionary books. They are rich by their past, carrying along certain places and accidental meanings. This material also gives the pieces their individual exterior and interior decoration – their ornaments.

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Artist, writer, and teacher who makes work about popular culture, technology, and traditional craft processes.

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