Enjoy viewing this wonderful endangered species art:
Award-winning British artist and stage designer Es Devlin has created an illuminated sculpture wrapped by 243 models of London’s endangered species set to be installed in the Tate Modern garden opposite St Paul’s Cathedral from 16 – 25 September 2022. Commissioned by a luxury jewelry brand Cartier, the large scale public art work highlights the 243 species on London’s priority conservation list, including moths, birds, beetles, wildflowers, fish and fungi.
Grand prize winner of the 2022 Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest, by Ian D., a California middle school student.
Australian artists and conservationists, Gillie and Marc Schattner, unveiled their “Faces of the Wild” installation in Greenwich Village’s Ruth Wittenberg Triangle (April, 2022). The four-month exhibit, made possible from a collaboration with the Village Alliance Business Improvement District and permitted as part of NYC Department of Transportation’s Art Program, features nine sculptures representing some of the most endangered animals in the world.
*Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest 2020 Semi-finalists: https://www.flickr.com/photos/50286147@N02/albums/72157713552877921
Grand Prize Winner of 2020 Contest: Isis Stevens (age 14)
*Captivating photos by Susan Middleton, noted author and photographer: http://www.susanmiddleton.com/
Below are the front and back covers of Witness, Susan Middleton’s and David Liittschwager’s celebrated book. As Susan explained, the striking images of the Florida Panther and the Presidio Manzanita shown together carries a message: “We need to be attentive to the charismatic megafauna, AND the less-conspicuous and celebrated species that are just as important to how life works.”
*Whatcom Museum: https://www.whatcommuseum.org/exhibition/endangered-species/
*Center for Biological Diversity Mural Project: https://www.biologicaldiversity.org/about/creative_media/endangered_species_mural_project/
The mural below features the white fringeless orchid, a rare and beautiful plant with a light-green stem and clusters of white flowers, by Roger Peet and Tricia Tripp in Berea, Kentucky.
*My Modern Met (interview): https://mymodernmet.com/sonny-animal-paintings-endangered-species/
*(More to follow)