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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 30 countries and featuring many of the world’s most recognized names in the field of nature and wildlife art.

​In 2018 Artists for Conservation launched the "Silent Skies" 100-ft super-mural project, featuring 678 endangered species of birds. Unveiling at the #AFCFestival2018 this August in Van, BC. AFC artists from around the world took part in this important collaborative project to raise funds and awareness to endanagered species. Browse the collection: The mural is avalaible for international tour. Please contact us below if you are interested in learning more. 

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 rights for three AFC short documentary films about art and conservation'
  • Merchandise line (Books, prints, calendar, apparel);
  • Ask about the AFC "Silent Skies" Mural;
  • 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

Vancouver Convention Centre is located at:

1055 Canada Place
Vancouver, BC V6C 0C3

Admission to AFC Festival includes the IOCongress Nature & Birding Expo & Vancouver International Bird Festival.  

  • Day Tickets: Adult $10, Youth (age under 16) $5, Family (2 Adults, 2 Youth) $20

  • Week Passes: Adult $20, Youth $10, Family $40

    Purchase your tickets online or at the event.

  • Art Exhibit
  • Youth Silent Skies Mural
  • Kids Crafts 
  • Live Artist Demos
  • Live Wildlife Encounters
  • Music and Performances

  • Art Exhibit & Expo
  • Nature & Birding Expo
  • Silent Skies Mural
  • Live Art Demos
  • Music and Performances
  • Watch Films
  • Special Presentations

  • Fill the register form

  • Come to the Festival
  • Spread the Word
  • Purchase a Bird Mural
  • Buy Orginal Art
  • Make a Donation
  • Buy an AFC Book
  • Volunteer
  • Sponsor the Event



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AFC Festival 2018
@ Vancouver Convention Centre
Partnership with IOC2018 (International Ornithological Congress)
22 August - 25, 2018
Vancouver, BC, Canada


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9 Nov - 13 Nov, 2017
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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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