Book themed art of artist Valentin Rekunenko

I haven’t done an art related post in a while, so when I came across this charming little book cottage on Pinterest, I thought it was a perfect time to remedy that.

(look closely and you will discover some ingenious ways he has incorporated books into the cottage)

Рекуненко Валентин Васильович народився в 1955 році в місті Токмак Запорізької області.

Valentin Rekunenko

(I used Google translate, so this might be incorrect.  If you have a better translation, just let me know)

This Ukrainian artist was born in 1955 in the city of Tokmak Zaporozhye region. In 1974 he graduated from Dnipropetrovsk Art College. Since 1987, member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine.

In addition to this charming little book cottage, he has several other pieces with book themes:


In addition to his book-themed art, he has some other wonderful pieces that you can view here.

I’ve always found it curious that people who love to read also love looking at book themed art and even photographs of books.

We are a funny lot…


About Fictionophile

Fiction reviewer ; Goodreads librarian. Retired library cataloger - more time to read! Loves books, gardening, and red wine. I have been a reviewer member of NetGalley since October 2013. I review titles offered by Edelweiss, and participate in blog tours with TLC Book Tours.
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16 Responses to Book themed art of artist Valentin Rekunenko

  1. Wow these are amazing! 😍📚

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  3. Effie Carayannis says:

    Love it! A combination of my favourite things…Art and Books 🙂


  4. Betty says:

    I adore bookish art, and I’ve not seen any of these before. Thank you for sharing this beautiful artwork with everyone!


  5. That snail haha.. made my day! 🙂


  6. Richard says:

    Gosh, these are amazing! 🙂


  7. carhicks says:

    This is some pretty neat stuff. I had never heard of this author, but I like it.


  8. Some of these are so magical!

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