‘Kin Wild & Young Eye on Nature 2018’ | Sunday Observer

‘Kin Wild & Young Eye on Nature 2018’

The ‘Kin Wild & Young Eye on Nature 2018’ will be presented by the Young Zoologists’ Association of Sri Lanka is an art and photography exhibition which brings out the colours and beauty of nature. The Exhibition will showcase over 200 arts and photographs of various modes, signifying the young talents of YZA and participants from the junior section of YZA.

The Young Zoologists’ Association, also popularly known as YZA is an organisation of young individuals keen in establishing conservation through education, strictly adheres to the motto ‘Protect Nature’. They do this with their own commitment and compassion. The majority of the organisation consists of students and undergraduates, the rest compromise of young professionals and nature lovers under the age of 35.

Located at the National Zoological Gardens, Dehiwala gives the correct atmosphere and a great opportunity to learn all about the animals more closely even though they might not be in their natural habitats. The members get a rare opportunity to learn and have some fun with the animals and their behaviour at the same time.

YZA is entirely run by young volunteers, conducting educational programmes with field visits, workshops, exhibitions and seminars on various spheres related to conservation.

‘Young Eye on Nature’ wildlife photography and ‘Kin Wild’ wildlife art exhibition will open on September 21, 2018 at 3.30 pm at J. D. A. Perera Gallery, Colombo 07, the exhibition is open to the public on September 22nd & 23rd, 2018. Entrance is free.

As the host to the event, YZA invites all wildlife and nature lovers and all those who are interested to take a glimpse of the wonders of the natural world.