I'll Be Dead by the Time You Read This: The Existential Life of Animals, Alaeff, Romeo

I'll Be Dead by the Time You Read This: The Existential Life of Animals

Authors: Alaeff, Romeo

Publisher: Penguin Publishing Group

ISBN: 9781101546017

Classification: Non-Fiction

Synopsis: Pairing gorgeously detailed drawings with overheard snippets from human conversation, I'll Be Dead by the Time You Read This collects the neurotic animals that become an art world sensation.

If you've ever eavesdropped on people's conversations, had heart-to- hearts with friends or family, or even just paid attention to the thoughts bouncing around in your own head, you'll undoubtedly find that we humans have, well, issues. In a stroke of cruel genius, internationally exhibited artist, Romeo Alaeff, asks: what if animals had as much emotional baggage as we do?

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