Posted by: Danielle Brigida | February 9, 2009

Irreplaceable Wild on GreenUpgrader

Read the full story here >>

Irreplaceable Wild Walrus

When I first read about this campaign, I was intrigued by the focus on the art as means to inspire change. It reminded me of the days of environmental science class when we were learning about the Hudson River School, a school for landscape painters. The importance of this particular school lied in the fact that it was the first time we saw value in nature through beauty and artistic expression. The Hudson River painters saw art as an agent for change, and this sparked a very unique reason for conservation. I remember loving the connection between art and conservation that these landscape paintings inspired.

Read the full story here >>

Advertisements

Responses

  1. Just saw the exhibit – looked phenomenal. The beautiful array of wildlife photography paints a truly inspiring picture for why we need to do all within our power to prevent the extinction of these wondrous creatures. Definitely recommend this to anybody who wants to see what’s at stake if we don’t curb global warming soon.

    We need more than just recognition that climate change is a threat. We need real, fundamental change, even if it means sacrifice. We may not realize it now, but the loss of many of these species could have devastating effects on our species, too.

  2. Thanks for your comment! I cannot agree with you more.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: