Botanicum by Katie Scott & Kathy Willis
Brand Big Picture Press
Botanicum is a stunningly curated guide to plant life. With artwork from Katie Scott of Animalium fame, Botanicum gives readers the experience of a fascinating exhibition from the pages of a beautiful book. From perennials to bulbs to tropical exotica, Botanicum is a wonderful feast of botanical knowledge complete with superb cross sections of how plants work.
Katie Scott studied illustration at Brighton before moving to London. Her clients include Feuilleton, The New York Times and Nobrow, and her album cover for Bombay Bicycle Club was nominated for Best Album Artwork at the NME Awards, 2012. Professor Katherine (Kathy) J. Willis is Director of Science at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, and Professor of Biodiversity in the Department of Zoology at Oxford University. Kathy has published extensively and has authored or co-authored over 100 scientific publications, including the landmark book The Evolution of Plants. In August 2015, Kathy was awarded the prestigious Michael Faraday Prize from the Royal Society for her excellent work in science communication.
Hardback: 112 pages.
37cm x 27cm.
Age: 7 - 9 Years.