Incredible drawings by 13 year old autistic boy

Heather Rose Reader Find

By Heather Rose in New Illustration on Friday 2 December 2011

David Barth is a thirteen year-old boy with autism from the Netherlands. He has been drawing for his entire life, mostly incredibly detailed illustrations of animals. In his drawing, ‘birds’, there are almost 400 different species of birds. And he knows the Latin names of most of them.

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Imprints of birds on English windows

Chuck Russell Reader Find

By Chuck Russell in New Trends on Thursday 1 September 2011

These imprints of birds on English windows are strangely beautiful. Apparently, the ‘powder down’ of their wings causes the ghostly imaging. The snapshots themselves are unspectacular, but the idea of nature leaving such a haunting calling card is truly remarkable.

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Birds With Arms

Gustavo Garcia Reader Find

By Gustavo Garcia in Cool Websites on Tuesday 23 August 2011

This might have been happening for a while now on the Internet, but it still puts a smile on my face every time I look at them. As far as I’m concerned, it all started on a forum thread in 2008, but people keep uploading more and more pictures everyday. You’ve got to love them.

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Beautiful bird paintings by Joshua Durant

Catalina Viejo Reader Find

By Catalina Viejo in New Art on Tuesday 23 August 2011

Joshua Durant offers are a real breath of fresh air when it comes to bird paintings. His paintings present an expressionistic series of birds in which they appear to be exploding or dispersing into space and capture beautifully the birds’ momentum and liberation of energy.

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Bird wall trays: part wall hanging, part tray

Michelle Wilding Reader Find

By Michelle Wilding in New Design on Friday 24 June 2011

I find it remarkable that each of these wall-hanging trays feature a bird’s head on a human body and appears to be enjoying the finer things in life. When the human race is wiped out, it’s certain that birds will rule the world.

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