Collapsible birdcage sculptures marry technical skill with visual simplicity

Kevin Steele is a graphic designer currently studying for a fine art masters at the Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts at Indiana University. He does these fascinating paper/book sculptures which are equal parts technically intricate and visually simple.

These are his collapsible paper birdcages:

And this is his maritime-inspired accordion book The Deep:

In 2010, Kevin received an award at Pop-Up Now! for his pop-up book The Movable Book of Letterforms – you can see why when you watch the video below:

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