• A New Book Flies Through the Vast World of Birds from Art and Design to History and Ornithology

    28 days ago - By Colossal

    Ernst Haeckel, Trochilidae - Kolibris, from Kunstformen der Natur, 1904. Chromolithograph, 36 × 26 cm / 14 × 10 ¼ in. Picture credit: Kunstformen der Natur
    Bird: Exploring the Winged World is an extensive celebration of feathered creatures across thousands of years of art, science, and popular culture. Published by Phaidon , the stunning, 352-page volume compiles works from hundreds of artists, illustrators, photographers, and designers-including Lorna Simpson , Nick Cave , Ernst Haeckel , and Florentijn Hofman -who choose ostriches, flamingos, and other avians as their central motifs...
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