Newspapers aren't dead. They're valuable artistic media, especially if you're Chie Hitotsuyama.
She takes rolled-up newspapers and creates magic from her base in Shizuoka, Japan. Her work tours the globe, so definitely look for showings near you:
This short video gives some insight into the physical process of creating one of these sculptures. Of course, it doesn't tell you where the art comes from, because the art comes from the artist.
So don't worry, you won't lose any of the mystery by taking this tiny peek into her process: