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14 Aug, 2012
Michael Riley, Kristina 1986 gelatin silver photograph

Ace Bourke: A Collector’s Journey

Michael Riley, Kristina 1986 gelatin silver photograph
This weekend Ace Bourke opened his exhibition A Collector…
14 Aug, 2012
The Tana River, Kora, Kenya

Happy Birthday Christian!

Happy Birthday Christian, image from Derek Cattani
The 12th of August marks Christian’s birthday and this mont…
16 May, 2012
Christian the Lion

BBC’s “The One Show” features Christian the Lion

On 1 May 2012, BBC’s “The One Show” featured two stories about reunions of wild animals with their f…
14 Feb, 2012
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Thank you Whitney

Vale Whitney Houston. Your song I Will Always Love You helped send Christian’s video viral and introduced him to a new…
24 Nov, 2011
ALCC Australian Cover

A great gift this Christmas!

A Lion Called Christian is a beautiful story that continues to inspire people around the world.  The book is available…
18 Oct, 2011
Joy Adamson with Elsa

An exhibition of the works of Joy Adamson

An exclusive exhibition of Joy Adamson’s botanical paintings will open for public viewing from 28 October to 1 Novem…
4 Oct, 2011
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Christian il leone

We were recently asked where to the A Lion Called Christian in Italy.  The Italian edition is called “Christian…
22 Aug, 2011
Christian the Lion. Photo by Derek Cattani.

Derek Cattani – My Favourite Picture

For my most recent blog post celebrating Christian’s birthday (12 August 1969), I asked his photographer Derek…
26 Jul, 2011
Ace, Christian, and John on the Kings Road with Christian 1970

Christian: The lion who lived on the King’s Road

John Rendall speaks to Alan Johnston from the BBC World Service Program Witness about Christian the Lion and how he and f…
6 Jul, 2011
Ace Bourke joins Panel Discussion at Global Animal at University of Wollongong this Friday

Ace Bourke joins Panel Discussion at Global Animal at University of Wollongong this Friday

Curator and Author Ace Bourke joins the Panel Discussion at the Global Animal Conference being held at University of Wo…