Tamiyoi Orphan (Bronze Sculpture)
Tamiyoi Orphan (Bronze Sculpture)
Tamiyoi Orphan (Bronze Sculpture)
Tamiyoi Orphan (Bronze Sculpture)

Tamiyoi Orphan (Bronze Sculpture)

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Dimensions
45.7 x 68.9 x 29.9 inch (H*L*W) 440lbs
116 x 175 x 76 cm (H*L*W) 200kgs

Medium
Bronze  

Style
Contemporary Sculpture, Wildlife, Activist Art

Edition Number
/3

Description
Tamiyoi's Story
On the 16th of October 2015 we were called about a young female elephant found trapped and abandoned down a water well near Maralal in Northern Kenya. She was discovered by the pastoral Samburu community and reported to the Kenya Wildlife Service who retrieved and extracted her ensuring that we received news to action a rescue.

This is a sculpture that represents more than orphaned calves. This is a yearlong celebration of hope and strength for the generation who will grow up into the healthy and supported elephants of tomorrow thanks to the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. The future of their species in the wild relies on this young generation being strong. Strength we can all help to provide. Because by December next year, when this sculpture leaves London, they’ll have only 19 years left to defy the odds with another generation to follow. This is a sculpture for positive change. One we won’t let become a memorial.

Tamiyoi is part of Gillie and Marc's exhibition - The Orphans. 

If you purchase her, 30% will go directly to the Sheldrick Wildlife Trust.

> You can also adopt Tamiyoi here 

The elephants of tomorrow...

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Artwork Features
Gillie and Marc love working in bronze for many reasons. Bronze is a very hardy material and will last forever. As experts in coloring bronze, Gillie and Marc enjoy experimenting with their sculptures, adding a splash of color to brighten the work, making it even more unique. > Read more 

For every purchase of a bronze sculpture you will receive a certificate of authenticity, titled, signed, dated and editioned by the artists.

Care Instructions
Bronze is very easy to clean, allowing you to enjoy your precious sculpture with minimal upkeep. > Read more

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