Big Life Events

SILVER SATAO SUPPORTS BIG LIFE Medium
January 27, 2017

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the silver Satao is once again available in support of Big Life. The design was created by sculptor Camilla Le May in memory of the magnificent Tsavo tusker Satao, who was tragically killed for his ivory

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BIG LIFE FEATURED IN NETFLIX' THE IVORY GAME Medium
November 1, 2016

Premiering on Netflix   on November 4  is what we consider to be the best documentary ever made about elephant conservation and wildlife trafficking,  “The Ivory Game” . Three years in the making, filmed

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ONE WEEK ONLY: BIG LIFE SHIRTS NOW AVAILABLE Medium
October 25, 2016

We've teamed up with  FLOAT - For Love Of All Things  apparel for our second collaboration, available NOW until October 31st . You can order a special edition t-shirt or sweatshirt i n a variety of styles and colors to benefit Big Life

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"Wildlife Awakening" in Sausalito on August 7th, 2016 Medium
July 27, 2016

        Big Life is honored to participate in the upcoming "Wildlife Awakening" film series in Sausalito on August 7th. Associate Director Amy Baird will present on behalf of Big Life about wildlife conservation in Africa

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Bike & Saddle Partners with Big Life in Portland-to-Portland Trek Medium
June 30, 2016

Two South African Cyclists Embark on Cross-Country Ride to Raise  Awareness, Funds for Endangered African Animals   PORTLAND, Ore. – On July 1, 2015 the world lost one of its beloved characters, Cecil the lion, shot and killed

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WARRIORS AND WILDLIFE Medium
May 4, 2016

  Big Life ranger, Daniel Ole Sambu, is currently touring Australia, the United States, and the United Kingdom with former Australian ranger, current President of the International Ranger Federation & Founder of The Thin Green

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Running for Rangers 2016 Medium
March 24, 2016

Rangers across the world face immense challenges daily to defend local wildlife and protected areas, and these essential men and women are often under-paid, under-equipped and under-appreciated.  Despite the push in technology

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LIMITED TIME ONLY: T-SHIRT BENEFITTING BIG LIFE NOW AVAILABLE Medium
October 11, 2015

We are excited to announce a special partnership with FLOAT apparel over the next week. From October 12 – October 19, you can order a special edition t-shirt featuring artwork from talented artist Asher Jay . Her design “Don’t

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Nick Brandt & Kathryn Bigelow talk Conservation & Art Activism at LACMA Medium
May 21, 2015

  Oscar-winning Director Kathryn Bigelow (The Hurt Locker, Zero Dark Thirty) will be interviewing me about my work in art and conservation,  including the work that Big Life Foundation does,  in a talk at Art Catalogues at

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BIG LIFE CELEBRATING ELEPHANTS AT OAKLAND ZOO Medium
May 10, 2015

Oakland Zoo's annual “Celebrating Elephants” festivities include both a day of fun-filled family oriented events all about elephants and a separate evening event focused on the elephant conservation in the wild.

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RUNNING FOR RANGERS Medium
February 6, 2015

Rangers across the world face immense challenges daily to defend local wildlife and protected areas, and these essential men and women are often under-paid, under-equipped and under-appreciated. So, it is for these wildlife warriors that a team of dedicated conservationists and athletes is running the Marathon des Sables…

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WHAT DO ZOOS MEAN FOR WILD ELEPHANTS Medium
January 20, 2015

Zoos are a polarizing force in the conservation world. But love them or hate them, for now they are a reality. Living conditions for elephants are horrendous in some zoos around the world, but others are working hard to get it right, and at the same time supporting the conservation of wild elephants…

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