Special edition + handmade silkscreen 48 cm x 32,50 cm


Do you want to order the special edition of The Migrant with a unique handmade silkscreen? Please send me an email at: postanais@gmail.com

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The Migrant tells the turbulent life story of the Javan Mynah. A member of the starling family, the bird is originally from Java (Indonesia) and was introduced to Singapore in the early 20th century through the songbird trade. Today, he is reviled, persecuted and even killed. It is a story about one bird, but at the same time it addresses broader themes such as the complex relationship between humans and animals, the consequences of rapid urbanization and the position of the unwanted outsider.

The book is designed by Teun van der Heijden. It contains silk screen prints, illustrations by renowned Singaporean cartoonist Sonny Liew and a handmade pop-up by artist Moon Brouwer. The book is a work of art in itself that can be used to share the story of the Javan Mynah with others. The silkscreen is handmade, paint with gold and is an illustration of Mynah fleeing Singapore.
Specifications: 240 mm x 318 mm / 120 pages + booklet of 16 pages / English / Edition: 450.

LAST 3 SIGNED COPIES WITH HANDMADE SILKSCREEN 48 x 32,50 cm! EDITION 5
Price: €850
+ Shipment €49 worldwide + track & trace