John Frederick Walker

1. about

Fading Folio II 2011-19 17¼ x 30½ x 1½ inches



John Frederick Walker is a writer and an artist. 

He is the author of A Certain Curve of Horn: The Hundred-Year Quest for the Giant Sable Antelope of Angola, a narrative of his search for an endangered species in war-torn Africa, and Ivory’s Ghosts: The White Gold of History and the Fate of Elephants. His writings have appeared in The Washington Post, National Geographic News, World Policy Journal and other publications. 

Walker’s art has been exhibited in solo and group shows nationally, and is represented in private and public collections, including Yale University Art Galley, Brooklyn Museum Library, and the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D. C.

He lives in Connecticut with his wife, journalist and author Elin McCoy.