“Far from child’s play. An astonishing collection.” —Publishers Weekly praise for Beautiful LEGO In 2013, Mike Doyle’s best-selling Beautiful LEGO introduced us to the art of LEGO and was met with extensive accolades. Doyle returns with Beautiful LEGO 2: Dark, a LEGO art book filled with a completely new collection of jaw-dropping, awe-inspiring LEGO masterpieces. This gorgeous, full-color, cloth bound coffee table book is perfect for LEGO lovers and art fans everywhere. Featuring themed creations that are dark, mysterious, and beautiful, the book showcases the range of artistic expression, from massive castles to a microscale ocean floor. Beautiful LEGO 2: Dark combines the imagination and creative spirit of the world’s most masterful LEGO builders, and the result is a stunning collection that’s sure to delight and inspire all of us.
"These LEGO masterpieces capture the fear and humor of the 'dark' side." -Slate "A collection of elaborate art displays from around the world." -San Francisco Chronicle "A feast for the senses." -Wired
Internationally acclaimed LEGO® artist Mike Doyle is known for his stunningly realistic, grand-scale designs. Contact, the majestic fantasy cityscape featured on this book’s cover, uses more than 200,000 bricks. His award-winning Abandoned House series has been showcased at Gallery1988 in LA and now has a home in Boston’s Museum of Realist Art. When not constructing unique LEGO art, Doyle works as a graphic designer. He lives with his wife and two children in New Jersey.