Bus Station with Elephant in Dust © Nick Brandt, courtesy of Atlas Gallery
Moving into color photography for the first time, this monograph of new work from photographer Nick Brandt addresses the escalating destruction of the African natural world at the hands of humans, showing a world where, overwhelmed by runaway development, there is no longer space for animals to survive.
"The astonishing images in This Empty World by Nick Brandt deliver the emotional shock rarely felt, but urgently needed, to accelerate global conservation."
— E.O.Wilson, Theorist, Biologist, Author
"Stunning...Nick Brandt's This Empty World is a bold assault on human greed, capitalism and consumer culture."
— Musee Magazine
"Epic and cinematic."
— Colin Gleadell, The Telegraph, UK
"This Empty World showcases stunning scenes of animals and humans trying to live side by side in a rapidly developing environment...A stunning cinematic quality..."
— The Daily Beast