• Phaidon to Chronicle the Cultural History of Birds in a New Art Book

    3 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Following recent releases with Sneaker Freaker and KAWS , Phaidon will be releasing a new art book on the fascinating history of birds. The 352-page volume ties in an extensive network of ornithologists, art historians, wildlife photographers, conservationists, and curators, who chronicle the scientific and popular appeal of birds throughout the ages. From the bird etchings of Ancient Egypt, Guinness' toucan mascot, to the Twitter bird of the present day, the book plays special emphasis on the symbolic nature of our winged friends. Keeping in line with Phaidon's focus on the arts, the book...
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