Quoth the Raven: New Bird Paintings on view by Mark White!

Perfectly timed for New Mexico’s wintry, sometimes snow-filled January days, Mark White’s newest body of paintings was inspired by crows and ravens.

Quoth the Raven

Sentinel, Oil on canvas, 24″ x 24″, $2,900

“Our wonder over crows and ravens has allowed them to figure prominently in our culture. As long as people watch and wonder about the natural world, our culture will continue to be enriched by the antics, mysteries, and challenges of crows and ravens in all their forms.”

-Excerpted from In the Company of Crows and Ravens, by John M. Marzluff and Tony Angell

Mark White’s crows and ravens paintings1

Ravenous, Oil on canvas, 30″ x 24″, $3,600

Long enamored of the Southwest region’s wild birds, White deftly conveys the mystery and gravitas of these common yet commandingly regal animals.

Mark White’s crows and ravens paintings

Raucous, Oil on canvas, 30″ x 30″, $4,500

Which of this trio is your favorite? The steady-gazed Sentinel, the Ravenous raven, or the noisily Raucous crow?