"I want to show the viewer not only how I paint, but furthermore why I paint nature and animals. The value of a natural ecosystem and the living within is not prelimitary defined in economical factors. Nature is worth being protected to preserve it's fragile beauty, which can't brought back once destroyed. "

Diana's artwork is recognized in international publications like the New European Breeding Bird Atlas 2 published in 2020.

Conservation Projects & Causes

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Sketching for Jaguars - Jaguar Identification Project | Diana Hoehlig

Sketching for Jaguars

The Jaguar Identification Project is a non-profit that uses citizen-science to build a cohesive database on individual jaguars in the northern Pantanal region.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Silent Skies (AFC) - Artists for Conservation - Silent Skies Project | Diana Hoehlig

Silent Skies (AFC)

Artwork donation 100% Painting Sira Curassow 8" x 8"

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> VINS Raptor &amp; Nature Center - Vermont Institute of Natural Science | Diana Hoehlig

VINS Raptor & Nature Center

A percentage of the procceeds from my sales of certain artwork will go to the VINS - Vermont Institute of Natural Science. The Nature Center strives to connect people to the environment and the stewarding of future environmental advocates.

<em>Edit Conservation Project/Cause</em> Helping Rhinos - Art for Ol' Pejeta | Diana Hoehlig

Helping Rhinos

In 2018 I went on a special Artist Safari in Kenya to spend time at Ol' Pejeta Conservancy to photograph and sketch the wild animals. 

I donated several of my Africa drawings to the Helping Rhinos Conservation Community which is fighting to ensure the long-term survival of the rhino and other endangered wildlife in their natural habitat. These include a range of my intricate ball point sketches from encounters I had whilst at Ol Pejeta Conservancy including the rendering of the last male northern white rhino Sudan.

Create Conservation Project/Cause - The New European Breeding Bird Atlas | Diana Hoehlig

EBBA2 - Illustrations for European Breeding Bird Atlas

The European Bird Census Council (EBCC), together with its partners across Europe, plans to produce a new atlas for breeding birds in Europe (EBBA2), to be published in 2020.

To realize this ambitious project the required resources at national and European levels needs funding through partners of the EBBC as well as networking of volunteer citizen, scientists and professional ornithologists across Europe.

Finally, the volume of data collected for the Atlas will make it one of the most comprehensive biodiversity data sets in the world!! Furthermore the decision was made, that...