GiftED: The Edinburgh Book Sculptures on Tour 2012
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Once upon a time in Edinburgh, mysterious sculptures started appearing all over the city. They were made from books, celebrated literature and found in places that were deemed to be 'in support of libraries, books, words, ideas'. Now you can see them all in one place as the little sculptures go on a tour of Scotland. Watch out for the teeny Ian Rankin references nestled in between the imaginatively-shaped pages.
We have no details of upcoming performances, if you do please let us know.
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