Category Archives: art

Visit the CBD Endangered Species Murals for Endangered Species Day

By Jeanne Dodds, ESC Creative Engagement Director and Roger Peet, CBD Mural Project Artist Endangered Species Day is just over a month away, on May 17th, 2019. We invite you to participate in a creative approach to raising awareness about endangered species: visit Endangered Species Murals created by the Center for Biological Diversity mural artist Roger Peet and other contributing artists. Find the location of the Endangered Species Mural Project mural walls at the Endangered Species Day Event Directory. You… Continue reading

Winners of 2019 Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest Announced

Contact: David Robinson, drobinson@endangered.org, (951) 282-3665 Leda Huta, lhuta@endangered.org, (202) 320-6467   Winners of 2019 Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest Announced Oregon 1st-grader Wins Grand Prize, To Be Honored at Ceremony in D.C.   WASHINGTON, DC – The Endangered Species Coalition proudly announced the winners of the 2019 Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest, including the grand prize winner, Sam Hess, a Portland, Oregon first-grader. The contest was an integral part of the 14th annual national Endangered Species Day,… Continue reading

Posted in art |

The Winning Entries in the 2019 Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest

We are very happy to announce that the esteemed panel of judges has completed the very difficult task of selecting grade category and grand prize winners in the 2019 Saving Endangered Species Youth Art Contest. The Grand Prize Winning Entry is Texas Blind Salamander by Sam Hess. Second Place Winning Entry is: West Indian Manatee by Grace Ou. First Place Winners in Grade Categories: Grades K-2 is: American Alligator by Bruce Chan. Grades 3-5 is: Gila Chub by Sky Hana.… Continue reading

Stopping Extinction is in Vogue!

The Endangered Species Coalition in Vogue! The amazing artist Tom Sachs is throwing a fabulous party for the Endangered Species Coalition at his New York City studio next week. For the occasion, he has created a limited edition piece of art – a “necklace” of polar bear cub figurines. Tom will donate 100% of the proceeds from the sale of the art to the Endangered Species Coalition. The Vogue Style section took notice of the sculptures and the event.“It’s rare… Continue reading