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"Experience the Art of Conservation"

The AFC annual exhibit is the world’s top conservation-themed art experience, featuring all original artwork by members of Artists for Conservation. The exhibit is a vehicle for engaging environmental education programs. Each year, a portion of the exhibit is available to travel to a few cultural and scientific institutions. 

Most artwork on tour is available for sale. Artists will donate a portion of proceeds to a conservation organization of their choice. A commission is available to tour venues willing to support and handle artwork sales/transactions. All artwork in the exhibit is original and by members of Artists for Conservation. Artists for Conservation is a registered non-profit with a mission to support wildlife and habitat conservation, and environmental education through art that celebrates nature. AFC artist membership is by-invitiation only comprising approximately 500 artists from 27 countries and featuring many of the world’s most recognized names in the field of nature and wildlife art.

The AFC team will be pleased to support your organization in developing a unique program of art and conservation education.

Flexible and Turn-key 

  • 40-65 original paintings and sculptures (175-300 linear ft)
  • Screening rightsfor three AFC short documentary films about art and conservation:
  • Merchandise line (Books, prints, calendar, apparel)
  • Available complete modular wall, hanging and LED light system
  • Labels (printed and electronic version)
  • Support material for youth and general public environmental education programming

Basic Terms & Options 

  • 10-week rental period.
  • Installation services available (set-up/strike).
  • Subject to availability and price change without notice.
  • Keynotes, hosted film screenings, workshops, program development and book signings available to augment experience.
  • Artist guest appearances, workshops and demonstrations available 


To book, email info[at] or call 1-778-340-0748


Festival Highlights

VanDusen Botanical Garden is located at:

5251 Oak Street,
Vancouver, BC V6M 4H1
Phone: (604) 257-8335

Most festival activities complimentary with VandDusen admissions ticket. 

  • Adult (19-64) $8.00
  • Senior (65+) $5.50
  • Youth (13-18) $5.50
  • Child (4-12) $4.25
  • Family (2 adults + 2 children under 19) $16.75
  • Children 3 and younger Free
  • VBGA Members Free

  • Crafts
  • Mural
  • Artist Demos
  • Wildlife Encounters
  • Films
  • Nature Walk

  • Art Exhibit
  • Live Art Demos
  • Live Music
  • VIP Reception
  • Films
  • Presentations

  • Fill the register form

  • Sponsor
  • Buy Art
  • Silent Auction
  • Buy a Book



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Next Event

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


AFC Festival 2017
@ VanDusen Botanical Garden
9 Nov - 13 Nov, 2017
Vancouver, BC, Canada

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



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. 


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