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Featured Work:
ANCESTRAL OASIS

Fine Art Giclèe Canvas:
limited to 25 s/n.
33"w x 25"h. $595





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"Ancestral Oasis" by Guy Combes

ANCESTRAL OASIS
by Guy Combes

Migration is essential to the elephants’ survival. Their conscience is hardwired to an ancient cycle of movement. It allows them to experience changing rhythms and climate patterns. This understanding insures they are never too far from water and food. Their complex society and family trees are woven into this landscape as much as the rocks and trees. With a resource as precious as water, it takes a collective awareness by growing communities and landowners in this vast area to ensure their protection.

"Ancestral Oasis" by Guy Combes

Sizing & Pricing

Fine Art Giclèe Canvas:
limited to 25 s/n.
33"w x 25"h. $595

MasterWork™
Fine Art Giclèe Canvas:

limited to 10 s/n.
48"w x 36"h (unstretched). $1250





Previous Featured Work:

"Breaking Cover" by Guy Combes

Previous Featured Work:

"Angurook" by Guy Combes

 



About Guy Combes

Guy Combes was born in Kenya in 1971, the son the late wildlife artist Simon Combes. His art background came not just from his father but an interest in exploring different forms of media and commercial application.  His education included sculpture and design at college in England where he also majored in history of art. He returned to Kenya in 2001 and quickly rekindled his love for Africa and her wildlife, becoming involved in a number of conservation causes for which he now tirelessly campaigns including Soysambu Conservancy―his Kenyan home―and preserving the rich mosaic of biodiversity in the Great Rift Valley.

Guy has been Artist-in-Residence at the Hiram Blauvelt Art Museum in Oradell, New Jersey since 2006 and this have given him the opportunity to reach an American audience, not just with his art, but his experience of Africa. He is a signature member of both Artists for Conservation and the Society of Animal Artists from whom his work has been awarded and accepted into national museums and tours. He regularly revisits Kenya where he leads expeditions for artists and groups of conservation biology students from the U.S. He has also regularly lectured at zoos and universities on the East Coast including Yale and George Mason, with whom he has set up research programs at a facility he helped develop at Soysambu Conservancy. 

This is where he has found his niche and the future for Guy will involve his time being spent working on artistic projects that bring awareness to international audiences and developing his own field knowledge on the ground in Kenya in order to inform himself and the people he is so passionate about showing it to.






 

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