diane akey
visual artist
10 Apr 2020 - 30 Apr 2020 2020 Social Distancing Exhibition Category: Show/Exhibit Event Website: http://Federationgallery.com Venue: Federation of Canadian Artists, Cartwright Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada
A Giraffe
60 by 24
Mixed Media on Paper

I went to the desert and fell in love with the colours. Then I met a Giraffe. It was kismet! This amazingly beautiful, gregarious animal looked at me.

genus Giraffa
The IUCN has recently reclassified giraffes from a species of least concern to one vulnerable of extinction. Giraffe populations in Africa have declined 40% since 1985. All nine subspecies of giraffe are officially in trouble.