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LEILA JEFFREYS @ Olsen Gruin


LEILA JEFFREYS: ORNITHURAE VOLUME 1
13 October – 12th November

Opening: Friday 13 October, 5–8pm

“After noticing how unengaged people seemed to be with birds, she began working on a series of portrait sessions, hoping to portray birds in a way that displayed their incredible beauty and diversity, and to inspire a deeper concern for their well-being. Her first solo exhibition focused on budgies, the ubiquitous family pet. Then, for her next series, she worked alongside wildlife carers to create a series of portraits of wild cockatoos. This was followed by ‘Prey’, which focused on Australia’s hunting birds, and has since worked on numerous shows exhibited around the world. She has also published an illustrated hard cover book in the US, Canada and UK entitled ‘Bird Love’ through Abrams.”

Olsen Gruin
30 Orchard St, New York NY 10002


Also published on Medium.


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