Douglas Aja Awarded Best in Show in Fusion Art’s 8th Annual Figures & Faces Art Exhibition

Congratulations to Douglas Aja for winning Best in Show in the 3-Dimensional category of 8th Annual Figures & Faces Art Exhibition.

Art News from United States. Published by Fusion Art on Monday 10 October 2022.

Douglas Aja Awarded Best in Show in Fusion Art’s 8th Annual Figures & Faces Art Exhibition image

Congratulations to Douglas Aja for winning Best in Show in the 3-Dimensional category of 8th Annual Figures & Faces Art Exhibition.

Congratulations to Douglas Aja for winning Best in Show in the 3-Dimensional category of 8th Annual Figures & Faces Art Exhibition.

Douglas Aja has been sculpting African wildlife since the late 1990s. Since that time, he donates a portion of the sales proceeds to various conservation organizations as well as donates sculptures for fund raising events.

Though he sculpts a variety of species, he specializes in the African elephant. Many elephants are known individuals from Amboseli National Park in Kenya. He has been a longtime supporter of Amboseli Trust for Elephants, ElephantVoices, The Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Action for Cheetahs in Kenya and Laikipia Wildlife Forum (LWF).

Aja’s bronze sculptures are in the private collections of elephant researchers Cynthia Moss and Joyce Poole, wildlife cinematographer Martyn Colbeck, the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, the Bennington Center for the Arts, NBA great and Basketball Hall of Famer Sam Jones and North Carolina Central University.

See his award winning artwork and all the winners and finalists at https://www.fusionartps.com/8th-annual-figures-faces-art-exhibition-october-2022/.