Here is an example of many mediums coming together. Beautiful book art is used in this creative music video. While it isn't as sculptural as your book projects will be, there are some great techniques used here.
This is the music video to the song "Submarine Test January 1967" by John Mayer. The artist used a pre-cinema technique called ombro cinema to animate the drawings made by Virginia Mori. Everything was filmed in live-action, no post production effects were employed.