Look up toward the sky, or out of your window. Chances are good you will spy a bird soon enough. Though some humans share their homes with birds, all people are surrounded by these feathered creatures, and, though we may not regularly acknowledge it, out world would be a quieter, duller place without them. In this section, we highlight the broad array of birds depicted by a flock of artists in recent years. Many of these images transcend description or charm to underscore the more profound, even symbolist, meanings that we humans has assigned to birds over the centuries.
This is an excerpt from “Avian Art Takes Flight”. Find the full article in the September / October 2017 Edition of Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine.