Welcome to the museum that is always open to explore...
Step inside the pages of this beautiful book to uncover the mysteries of anatomy, expertly curated to give you the experience of a museum exhibition from the comfort of your own home. The 2019 offering from Big Picture Press's Welcome to the Museum series, Anatomicum guides readers through the organs and systems of the human body, from the muscles we use to show emotion, to the delicate workings of the brain.
With sumptuous artwork by Katy Wiedemann and expert text by anatomy professor Dr Jennifer Z Paxton, this encyclopaedic tome is a feast of anatomical knowledge.
About the Author
Jennifer Z Paxton is Lecturer in Anatomy at the University of Edinburgh and Principal Investigator of the Paxton Lab, a tissue engineering laboratory. Jennifer has won the Wellcome Trust 'I'm a Scientist' competition twice (2013, 2018). She loves bringing the science of anatomy to a wider audience and working with primary schools to engage more children with the subject.
About the Illustrator
Katy Wiedemann is an illustrator and tattoo artist in Philadelphia, USA. Her work explores the field of scientific illustration, particularly that of anatomy. Working in ink and watercolour, Katy uses traditional techniques to blend realism and scientific understanding. Katy is a graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design with a BFA in Illustration, as well as a MA in Illustration from Edinburgh College of Art.