Society of Animal Artists

THE MARILYN NEWMARK MEMORIAL AWARD FOR REALISTIC 3-D Done in an Academic Manner: the 3-D should present the subject matter accurately and with evidence of academic understanding of good composition and anatomy, as well as mastery of the art medium. $1,000.00.

Presented to Doug Aja for his bronze sculpture, "Orphans".

"Orphans" represents two orphaned elephant calfves under the care of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT) elephant orphanage in Nairobi.
The prize money was donated to DSWT and ElephantVioces.