The Art of the Brick: A Life in LEGO (Hardcover)

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Nathan Sawaya is renowned for his incredible, sometimes surreal, sculptures and portraits—all made from LEGO bricks.

The Art of the Brick is a stunning, full-color showcase of the work that has made Sawaya the world’s most famous LEGO artist. Featuring hundreds of photos of his impressive art and behind-the-scenes details about how these creations came to be, The Art of the Brick is an inside look at how Sawaya transformed a toy into an art form.

Follow one man’s unique obsession and see the amazing places it has taken him.

About the Author

Nathan Sawaya is the artist who first brought LEGO into the art world. He has more than 4 million tiny colored bricks in his New York and Los Angeles studios.

Praise For…

"I love that in throughout this book there's wonderful pictures, but also dimensions and the exact amount of bricks for each work . . . incredible stuff."
—Luke Bugg, The Geek of Steel

"This book contains a rich amount of quality information on the C language and programming. It’s clearly written, with good, pithy examples . . . an excellent book. Highly recommended."
—David Sullivan, ACCU's {CVU} Magazine

Product Details
ISBN: 9781593275884
ISBN-10: 1593275889
Publisher: No Starch Press
Publication Date: October 14th, 2014
Pages: 248
Language: English