The Clockwork Lion – Nat Geo WILD statue

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A unique piece of artwork that last week graced London’s Trafalgar Square when it was unveiled by Countdown’s Rachel Riley to mark Nat Geo WILD’s Big Cat Week.  Created by reputed sculptor Iain Prendergast, the lion statue is made from hundreds of still and moving sculpted clock parts creating a poignant expression of the unfortunate reality that time is running out for lions as numbers in the wild decrease rapidly.  The sculpture, which is 3.3m wide, 2.7m high and 1.6m deep, has featured in fifteen newspapers including The Times, Daily Mirror, Daily Express, Independent – i and Evening Standard, as well as broadcasts including Sky News. All proceeds go to National Geographic Society’s Big Cats Initiative, supporting a long-term commitment to stop poaching, save habitat and raise awareness of the issues facing big cats all over the world, and to help raise vital funds to support on-the-ground projects.  Lion can be separated from plinth if space is limited.  Close.
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The Clockwork Lion
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