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The cult of lego [electronic resource]. John Baichtal.

Baichtal, John. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781593273910 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Date Published: 2013.

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Summary, etc.: In The Cult of LEGO, Wired's GeekDad blogger John Baichtal and BrickJournal founder Joe Meno take you on a magnificent, illustrated tour of the LEGO® community, its people, and their creations.The Cult of LEGO introduces us to fans and builders from all walks of life. People like professional LEGO artist Nathan Sawaya; enigmatic Dutch painter Ego Leonard (who maintains that he is, in fact, a LEGO minifig); Angus MacLane, a Pixar animator who builds CubeDudes, instantly recognizable likenesses of fictional characters; Brick Testament creator Brendan Powell Smith, who uses LEGO to illustrate biblical stories; and Henry Lim, whose work includes a series of models recreating M.C. Escher lithographs and a full-scale, functioning LEGO harpsichord.Marvel at spectacular LEGO creations like:A life-sized Stegosaurus and an 80,000-brick T. Rex skeletonDetailed microscale versions of landmarks like the Acropolis and Yankee StadiumA 22-foot long, 350-pound re-creation of...
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. San Francisco : No Starch Press, 2013. Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 18577 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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