26 October 2016 to 6 November 2016

10am to 5pm (closes 1pm on final day)

Please note that traffic and pedestrian access on The Mall will be restricted on Tuesday 1 November, please leave extra time to complete your journey to and from Mall Galleries. 

Main Gallery, North Galleries, Threadneedle Space

Admission: £3, Concession £2.50, Free to Friends of Mall Galleries, SWLA Friends and under 18s.

50% off to National Art Pass Holders

This open exhibition celebrates the natural world in all its guises through drawing, printmaking, painting and sculpture. In addition to the huge array of contemporary approaches to conveying wildlife, there will be displays from the Society’s bursary winners and the Out of the Frame room will show fieldwork and sketches from the Society's Turkish Sweetgum Project and RSPB Wallasea Island Wild Coast Project.

A visit to this show will give you a glimpse of the wild in the heart of London.

Exhibiting artists

Andrea Ambrogio
Jim Anderson
Vanna Bartlett
Nicola Bramley
Annie Cockwell-De Jong
Naomi Cook
Paul Dady
Nicholas Day
Madeline Downham
Sara Dudman
Leo de Feu
Evelina Flodstöm
Martin Gibbons
Chris Gilbert
Jack Haslam
Christopher Hicks
Lisa Hooper
David Hunt
Ken Januski
Elizabeth Jorden
Patrick Kennedy
Cathryn Kuhfeld
Natalia Kuptsova
Helen Lopez-Biggin
Julia McKenzie
Stephen Message
Johannes Nevala
Rachel Porter
Venessa Pugh
Gary Ramskill
Stephen Rautenbach
Ian Rendall
Hugh Ribbans
Derek Robertson
Catherine Robinson
Vincenzo Romanelli
Carolyn Simpson
Rebecca Thorley-Fox
Julie Wilson
Loz Wilson
Barry Woodcraft

Selected Works

Click on an image to enquire about purchasing a work from this exhibition

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Thistles Corner

Richard Tratt SWLA

Oil
59 x 74 cm
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Black-headed Gulls, Venice

Simon Turvey SWLA

Watercolour
43 x 43 cm
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Brown Hare

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
47 x 56
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Heron by the Thames

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
56 x 47 cm
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Herring Gull

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
47 x 37 cm
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Peacock, Swallowtail and Red Admiral

Simon Turvey SWLA

Watercolour
26 x 44 cm
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Scarlet Macaw, Amazon

Simon Turvey SWLA

Watercolour
50 x 40 cm
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Squirrel Monkeys, Amazon

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
50 x 42 cm
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Flyover

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 25, 5 available)
41 x 43 cm
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Harbinger of Spring

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 60, 10 available)
44 x 44.5 cm
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Hidden away

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 60, 10 available)
41 x 41 cm
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On the road

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 60, 10 available)
33 x 38.5
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Scream and speed

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 60, 10 available)
41 x 45 cm
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Spring Bumblebee

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 100, 9 available)
40 x 33 cm
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Twilight

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 30, 0 available)
52.5 x 39 cm
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Common Dolphins

Christopher Wallbank SWLA

Sugarlift etching (edition of 20, 10 available)
26 x 38 cm
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Humpback Whale

Christopher Wallbank SWLA

Sugarlift etching (edition of 15, 8 available)
46 x 57 cm
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Humpback Whale & Cory's Shearwater

Christopher Wallbank SWLA

Sugarlift etching (edition of 20, 7 available)
26 x 38 cm
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Bullfinches

Michael Warren SWLA

Watercolour
50 x 60 cm
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Ringed Plovers

Michael Warren SWLA

Watercolour
37 x 37 cm
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Little inky fish

Alice White

Gold & black ink on paper
24 x 24 cm
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Q in Tern

Loz Wilson

Watercolour & graphite
40 x 50 cm
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Up against it

Julie Wilson

Stoneware clay
54 x 61 x 30
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Snowy Owl

Barry Woodcraft

Bronze (edition of 12, 12 available)
26 x 14 x 27 cm
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11 Black-headed Gull studies, Bornholm

Ben Woodhams SWLA

Watercolour
35 x 55 cm

Related events

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Special event
26 October 2016 to 6 November 2016
Members of the Society of Wildlife Artists (SWLA) will be present in the gallery to talk to visitors about the Society and its 53rd Annual Exhibition.
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Lecture
26 October 2016
Past winners of the Wildlife Trusts Undersea Art Award, Chris Rose and Harriet Mead, will give an informal illustrated talk about their diving experiences
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Special event
27 October 2016
We know you love to talk about art, so come along and join fellow art lovers at our Mall Galleries Coffee Mornings and draw live tortoises!
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Lecture
27 October 2016
SWLA artist Brin Edwards and Jeff Kew, Operations Manager Eastern Region RSPB will be giving an illustrated talk about the third SWLA/RSPB collaborative artist residency project at the Wallasea Island Reserve
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Artist Workshop
30 October 2016
SOLD OUT
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Artist Workshop
6 November 2016
SOLD OUT