This is not your everyday paper art. Russian artist Asya Kozina has been turning paper into high-art for years, and won renown for her impressive Mongolian wedding costumes. Kozina explains her motivation on Behance:
For me paper art meant nothing more than making paper planes and boats, until I saw these intricate paper sculptures and paper cuts by Elsa Mora. The Cuban-born artist is well-known for transforming paper into beautiful, profound and creative.