Miniature Paper Cities Enclosed in Glass Vessels by Ayumi Shibata.

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Japanese artist Ayumi Shibata uses traditional methods of Japanese paper cutting to create miniature cities within vessels of glass. Her chosen materials referenced the delicate relationship humans have with our environment and natural forces of our world, while also relating to the Japanese translation of “paper.” In Japanese, the word for “paper” is “Kami,” which can also mean “god,” “divinity,” or “spirit.”

Here are some of the amazing paper cities under glass created by Ayumi Shibata. You can follow him on Personal website.

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