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10-day annual international festival – inspiring public education and awareness of conservation issues, through art, lectures, film, demos and workshops with master artists. Learn more

Flag Expeditions -  Fostering collaborative art and science field work to study and promote the preservation of endangered species and their vanishing habitats. AFC has supported over 12 expeditions since 2005. 

Inspiring Future Generations - AFC connects youth with nature thorough art and environmental education. 

Artists for Conservation produces the world's top conservation-themed annual exhibit.

AFC celebrates artistic excellence and extraordinary contributions to conservation causes. Pictured: 2012 Simon Combes Conservation Award recipient Pollyanna Pickering with past recipient Robert Bateman.

Features

AFC Announces “Green, White & Blue” Exhibit in South Florida
2015/04/21 - The world's top conservation-themed art exhibit is returning to South Florida with two showings by internationally recognized and accomplished painters and sculptors in the nature art genre.
Artists for Conservation
Alison Nicholls Releases First Book
2015/04/16 - "Art Inspired by Africa: An Artist Visits the African People & Wildlife Fund" is the first in a series of planned books by AFC Flag Expedition Fellow, Alison Nicholls.
Artists for Conservation
Krish Krishnan Releases New Book with Art from Around the Globe
2015/04/16 - Krishnan's new book titled "Rambles into Sacred Realms: Journeys in Pen and Paint", invites the reader to an artistic adventure around the globe: from Petra to Jordan, to Hawaiia and India.
Artists for Conservation
AFC Artists Rack Up National and International Awards
2015/04/10 - Winter and spring has been a successful time for AFC Artists competing for prestigious awards around the world.
Artists for Conservation
New 2015 AFC Festival Venue & Expo
2015/04/10 - In 2015, AFC will be adding a new opening venue to the its Festival program - at one of Vancouver's premiere hotels located steps from the iconic conference center and Canada Place world trade center, the business district and cruise ship terminal.
Artists for Conservation
AFC Celebrates First International Bear Day
2015/03/28 - We are excited to be celebrating the first ever International Bear Day this coming Saturday (April 4th). In recognition of the day, AFC will be showing its support with the organizers of the inaugural event: Raincoast Conservation Foundation  and North Shore Black Bear Society at Capilano University in North Vancouver. Although AFC is not organizing this particular event, it is participating.
Artists for Conservation
AFC Tour Wraps Up in Arizona Achieving Milestone in Art Sales and Funds Raised
2015/03/11 - In March, AFC wrapped up a very successful tour stop to Tucson's top attraction - the Arizona Sonora Desert Museum (ASDM) - a facility that uniquely combines a zoo, botanical garden, art gallery, natural history museum, and aquarium over 98 acres of desert habitat.The museum also has a large conservation and research program that work towards the conservation of the Sonora Desert region. The museum's Art Institute fosters an appreciation in the use of fine art as a vehicle for conservation awareness and support.
Artists for Conservation
Rob Butler Honored with Prestigious Conservation Award
2015/03/06 - AFC's Dr. Rob Butler was awarded the Vancouver Aquarium's 2015 Murray A. Newman Award for 'Significant Achievement in Aquatic Conservation'.
AFC Announces “Green, White & Blue” Exhibit in South Florida
2015/04/21 - The world's top conservation-themed art exhibit is returning to South Florida with two showings by internationally recognized and accomplished painters and sculptors in the nature art genre.
AFC Exhibit Set to Open in Arizona
2015/01/05 - Vancouver, BC., CANADA - January 5, 2015 - Artists for Conservation (AFC) is pleased to announce the opening of its touring exhibit at one of the most remarkable art/science institutions on the planet - the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum (ASDM) - a facility that uniquely combines a zoo, botanical garden, art gallery, natural history museum, and aquarium over 98 acres of desert habitat.
2013/11/16 - Jamaica-born, world-famous marine wildlife artist, oceanographer and film-maker, Dr Guy Harvey, is one of the notable Caribbean Americans to be honoured at the 20th Annual Caribbean American Heritage (CARAH) Award Gala to be held on...
2013/11/16 - The Isle of Man Photographic Society was delighted to welcome Dr Jeremy Paul, a regular visitor to the society and a very popular speaker, as was proved by a large and enthusiastic audience. Dr. Paul is a world-class wildlife artist, a...
2013/11/05 - AFC Signature Member, Dr. Guy Harvey, was honored in October with the Florida House on Capitol Hill’s 2013 Distinguished Artist Award. This award is presented annually to an artist who has created work reflecting...
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