Where Did All the Animals Go?

An Exhibition of North East School Children’s Drawings
Working with Artist, Jane Lee McCracken
20 June – 22 July 2019 | Thought Foundation
Clarity House, Durham Road, Birtley, DH3 2TB, UK

Exhibition Preview 20 June 2019 1630 - 2000 Open to All

Headline Speaker: Will Travers OBE, President and Co-Founder Born Free Foundation
22 June 2019 1200 - 1700 | Thought Foundation
Conference tickets available from 
Eventbrite | Adults £5 | Children £2.50

Artist, Jane Lee McCracken is curating 'Where Did All the Animals Go?' exhibition of North East school children’s Biro drawings depicting some of the world’s most endangered species, at Thought Foundation Art Gallery.  Jane has worked with over 200 children visiting five schools across the region to deliver Biro drawing workshops. This project is supported by international wildlife charity the Born Free Foundation and Will Travers OBE, President and Co-Founder is the headline speaker at the Endangered Species Conference, also organised by Jane and Thought Foundation, which is being held in conjunction with the exhibition. Various wildlife themed workshops and activities will be held at Thought Foundation during the exhibition. The project has been organised on a voluntary basis and funded with the kind help of various organisations, with the aim of encouraging wildlife conservation and drawing. Included in the exhibition is a selection of Jane’s Biro drawings, which explore loss to the environment, generated by human destruction. For further information about the exhibition and conference, workshops and exhibition news updates, click on the relevant images below: