Some Queer Animals, Roelof Bakker
‘Some Queer Animals’ is a book responding at a local level to the global loss of seventy per cent of wildlife in the last fifty years. The book and insert show thirty-three postmortem fossil-like life size cyanotype portraits of British wildlife, the process of documenting without a camera in the field proposing a closer, mutually caring relationship with nature and wildlife; to nurture not destroy. Includes essay and poem. With folded double-sided art print insert.
Full title: Some Queer Animals: postmortem cyanotype impressions of British wildlife killed on roads and in the landscape of one English village, May 2020-September 2021
Softcover book with art print insert, PUR-bound. 31 colour cyanotype impressions. 240mm x 294mm, 80pp, 170gsm FSC certified wood-free uncoated paper. With folded double-sided art print insert of 2 colour cyanotype impressions, unfolded size 442mm x 546mm, 150gsm FSC certified wood-free uncoated paperstock. Printed in Great Britain. Publication date 27 October 2023