Illustrated Aviary

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.
Reimagining the Band-Tailed Pigeon

Reimagining the Band-Tailed Pigeon

— Artist Harry Campbell challenges himself with a new subject.
Reimagining the American White Pelican

Reimagining the American White Pelican

— Illustrator Calef Brown drew inspiration from a childhood encounter with the bird.