Ronnie Wood is participating in a new campaign to help protect Africa.
The 74-year-old Rolling Stones rocker and artist hand-painted two life-sized lion sculptures. These will be on display around the world as part of a new initiative to highlight the threats facing Lions today and to raise significant funding to support the protection of the region. COVID-19 throughout Africa. Affected livelihood.
Ronnie said: “As one of Tusk’s longest-established supporters, I couldn’t be more humble and excited to join the Tusk Lion Trail 2021. Human influence on our beautiful natural world, more concrete. Raise awareness and educate people about threats. The population of endangered lions in Africa is very close to my heart.
“Communicating creativity through art is a big part of my life, and drawing two lion sculptures for the Task Lion Trail has been a lot of fun over the last two months. I’m proud of the streets. I’m really looking forward to seeing it all over the world in August. “
The Task Lion Trail has 45 life-sized lion sculptures that will appear in iconic locations around the world starting August 10.
Two major lion pride stalk the cities of London and the Hamptons, NY, and small pride and coalitions emerge in major cities around the world.
Other artists and designers who designed their own lion as part of the initiative include Ianda Venport, Gavinterk, David Mach, wildlife photographer David Yarrow, All Blacks rugby legend Ritchie McCaw, and American fashion designer Donakaran. , Actors, etc. Deborra-Lee Furness and Noel Fielding.
Each lion sculpture is supported by a fang partner or supporter.
Following the interactive sculpture exhibition, unique works of art exhibited throughout the UK will be auctioned in London on November 9th by the Global Auction House Bonhams.
The US lion sculpture will be auctioned on August 27th at an event in collaboration with ACCF at the Hamptons Nebelwerfer.
For more information on the event, please visit the following URL: www.tuskliontrail.com..