Exhibit Grand Opening Meet the artists, enjoy fine wine, hors d'oevres, music and live raptor sketch, November 10, 2017 in Vancouver. 

RE/MAX presents the 7th annual Artists for Conservation Festival - a multi-day art and environmental education festival, featuring a world-class conservation themed art exhibit with leading international, regional and First Nations artists, live music, films, guest lectures, workshops for youth and adults, live painting demos, music and cultural performances. 

Save-the-dates!
AFC Festival 2017 is at a new venue, VanDusen Botanical Garden in Vancouver, BC from November 9 - 12, 2017.
AFC Festival 2018 at the Vancouver Convention Centre, IOC2018 Conference from August 19 - 26, 2018.

The 2016 Art Exhibit is currently on-tour in Qingdao City, China from August 4 - September 30, 2017. 

 

Featuring:

Art Exhibit & Sale

World's top conservation-themed art exhibit

Live Music & Performances

Live music and First Nations cultural performances

Wildlife & Art Demos

Live art demos, youth activities, birds of prey, bears and more...

Pre-Order the 2016 Book & Calendar

Grand Opening Reception

Video Presentation

2016 Program Guide

 

Latest News

11 Jul 2016
Vancouver, BC., CANADA – July 11, 2016 - Artists for Conservation (AFC) is proud to announce the list of 2016 exhibiting artists accepted into the...
10 Jul 2016
Vancouver, BC CANADA - July 10, 2016 - This September, internationally acclaimed artist Guy Coheleach will be recognized for his lifetime of...
05 Jul 2016
Vancouver, B.C. CANADA - July 1, 2016 - Robert Bateman, world-renowned nature artist is returning for a fourth time as Festival...
01 Jul 2016
Vancouver, BC CANADA - June 30, 2016 - Artists for Conservation is pleased to announce that Signature AFC Member, Cindy Billingsley's painting "Bees...
30 Jun 2016
Vancouver, BC CANADA - June 30, 2016 - Artists for Conservation is pleased to announce that acclaimed US artist Anni Crouter's painting "Spooked",...
15 Apr 2016
AFC is pleased to announce a new partnership with one of the world's oldest and most important global organizations dedicated to bird studies - the...
15 Mar 2016
Vancouver, BC., CANADA - May 25, 2016 - AFC is pleased to announce that leading international real estate agency, RE/MAX will return as Title...
03 Dec 2015
  This September, AFC wrapped up its 5th annual Artists for Conservation Festival - the longest and most ambitious one yet, spanning two major...

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AFC Touring Exhibit 
Lanwan Art Museum in Lanwan Eco Art Park
4 Aug - 30 Sept, 2017
Qingdao City, China

AFC Festival 2017
@ VanDusen Botanical Garden
9 Nov - 12 Nov, 2017
Vancouver, BC, Canada

AFC Festival 2018
@ Vancouver Convention Centre
Partnership with IOC2018 (International Ornithological Congress)
19 August - 26, 2018
Vancouver, BC, Canada

About Us

Artists for Conservation is a Canada-based international non-profit, with a mission is to support wildlife and habitat conservation and environmental education through art that celebrates nature. 

Through international art exhibits, collaborative art-science expeditions, festivals, awards and online initiatives, AFC informs and inspires the public to conserve our natural heritage. Among its membership, AFC serves to foster artistic excellence and empower passionate artists as effective ambassadors for the environment. 

Visit: artistsforconservation.org 

 

 

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