Rob Ryan is the artist responsible for reinventing paper cuts into an art movement worldwide. He is a British visual artist specialising in papercutting and screen printing. His artwork has featured in Vogue, and he has collaborated with fashion designer Paul Smith. He has illustrated book and album covers, and his first book, titled This Is for You, was published in 2007. It is a fairytale told through paper cut-out art, and explores themes of love and loneliness.