Illustrated Aviary

Reimagining John James Audubon's American Flamingo

Reimagining John James Audubon's American Flamingo

— Artist Dan Winters turns the lanky wader into a 'creature of lore.'
Reimagining the Northern Cardinal

Reimagining the Northern Cardinal

— A playful twist on one baseball team's bird-themed logo.
Reimagining the American Goldfinch

Reimagining the American Goldfinch

— Cultural icon Tony Fitzpatrick blends folk art with his bird obsession.
Reimagining the California Condor

Reimagining the California Condor

— Joseph Ciardiello gives North America's largest vulture the royal treatment.
Reimagining the Red Knot

Reimagining the Red Knot

— Artist Claire Brewster uses pieces of the world to craft the birds that wander it.
Reimagining the Peregrine Falcon

Reimagining the Peregrine Falcon

— Contemporary artist Eric Nyquist captures the carnage of a peregrine feast.
Reimagining the Purple Gallinule

Reimagining the Purple Gallinule

— Olimpia Zagnoli's bird has plenty of style—both on and off the page.
Reimagining the Arctic Tern

Reimagining the Arctic Tern

— In Edel Rodriguez's replica, icy blank space takes a seabird's place.
Reimagining the Wild Turkey

Reimagining the Wild Turkey

— Artist James Yang uses basic shapes to illustrate a bird's form and function.
Reimagining the American Crow

Reimagining the American Crow

— In the creative mind of Ralph Steadman, the corvid channels independence.