Does wisdom perhaps appear on the earth as a raven which is inspired by the smell of carrion? - Friedrich Nietzsche

Featured Artists

Visit our Gallerie for a visual tour featuring art and photography from around the world.

Akiko Watanabe’s Ravens

Akiko Watanabe was born and raised in Japan. She...

Raven Art of Michael Pape

Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and self-taught,...

Emi Fujimoto Autumn Ravens

Emi Fujimoto  is a young Japanese photographer...

About Us

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Aves Noir is an exploration and celebration of all things inspired by that one most clever,  mysterious, and intriguing of the Feathered Realm – the Corvid.

Across vast matters of subjects these creatures – from Nutcrackers to Ravens – appear, and at the heart of our love for them nests a common culture appreciating the intellectual, macabre, and sombre.

In the center of each piece is a scientific passion for birds that we hope connects like minded connoisseurs to shared interests in the arts, film, dance, couture, and  written and entices literary evolution in our readers.

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Recent Blog Posts

June 11, 2013 |

Truth & Myth: Crows & Ravens in The Game of Thrones

The sagas of Westeros, known as A Song of Ice and Fire and adapted into the wildly reknowned Game of Thrones TV...

March 8, 2012 |

Akiko Watanabe’s Ravens

Akiko Watanabe was born and raised in Japan. She studied electrical engineering, Japanese art and culture, and...

February 26, 2012 |

Raven Art of Michael Pape

Born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and self-taught, Michael Pape finds many beautiful things such as animals and...

December 17, 2011 |

Emi Fujimoto Autumn Ravens

Emi Fujimoto  is a young Japanese photographer and artist with an “innocent” macabre style. Ravens,...

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