Canisius ISHAR

Institute for the Study of Human-Animal Relations

Navigation

Wildlife Art:  The Art of Conservation

featuring
4063553

Edward Spera
Spera Art Gallery, Niagara-on-the-Lake
February 10, 2011, 7:30 p.m.

speakers_es1

This symposium focused upon the roles that art and artists can play in wildlife conservation.  Edward Spera discussed worldwide travel to observe animals in their natural habitats.  The importance of interacting with and benefiting local people was stressed, as was the importance of raising awareness among patrons of the arts.

speakers_es2