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Arts & Entertainment - September 7, 2018

The call of the wild

Pacific Art League highlights the beauty and the plight of African wildlife

by Karla Kane

Nature has always been a rich source of inspiration for artists. With its new exhibition, the Pacific Art League hopes to give back to the natural world, not only by celebrating its beauty but also providing information about critical issues facing it.

"Africa: The Struggle of Beauty" will incorporate the work of four renowned photographers and aims to address conflicts between humans and the environment, the commercialization of animal products and the devastating endangerment of some of Africa's most beloved species. PAL will also host several special events in conjunction with the exhibition.

Emmy Award-winning cinematographer Andrew Wegst, along with fellow photographers Sebasti

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