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. 

26 October 2016 to 6 November 2016
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

Daniel Cole SWLA Hightide on the Fal River

High tide on the Fal River

Daniel Cole SWLA
Oil, 65 x 65, £1,250
Daniel Cole SWLA, House Sparrows and Field Maple

House Sparrows and Field Maple

Daniel Cole SWLA
Oil & charcoal, 44 x 49 cm, SOLD
Daniel Cole SWLA On the beach at St Ives

On the beach at St Ives

Daniel Cole SWLA
Oil, 45 x 45 cm, £750

Roseland Cirl Bunting

Daniel Cole SWLA
Oil, 30 x 30 cm, £425

Small but mighty

Naomi Cook
Ink, 36 x 43 cm, SOLD

Study of a Bumblebee 004

Louisa Crispin
Graphite, 40 x 35 cm, £470

Study of a Bumblebee 006

Louisa Crispin
Graphite, 40 x 35 cm, £470

Study of a Bumblebee 007

Louisa Crispin
Graphite, 40 x 35 cm, £470

Atlantic Salmon

Paul Dady
Bronze (edition of 12, 11 available), 112 x 61 x 35 cm, £16,550

From Aird an Runair Point

Acrylic, 55 x 69 cm, £750

Stoat - Roadkill 9 - 'Dinner for eight'

Nicholas Day
Mixed Media, 40 x 50 x 8 cm, £2,000

Black Winged Stilts

Nick Derry SWLA
Acrylic & collage, 68 x 89 cm, £850

Caspian Terns and Sandwich Terns

Nick Derry SWLA
Acrylic & collage, 70 x 89 cm, £850

Knot and Greenshank

Nick Derry SWLA
Acrylic, 68 x 87, £900

Pond Skaters and Little Bittern

Nick Derry SWLA
Acrylic, 89 x 69 cm, £800

Red Kites

Nick Derry SWLA
Acrylic, 89 x 69 cm, £800

Wall Creeper

Nick Derry SWLA
Acrylic, 84 x 55, £700

Dancing Dumbledores

Niggy Dowler
Oil, 20 x 20 cm, SOLD

The 3 Bees

Niggy Dowler
Oil, 15 x 30 cm, SOLD

Toad in Autumn leaves

Madeline Downham
Oil, 13 x 23 cm, £450

Altarstanes, Isle of May

Leo du Feu
Watercolour & pencil, 30 x 35, £450

Greenface, Isle of May

Leo du Feu
Ink, 41 x 24 cm, £450

Looking to Bass Rock, Isle of May

Leo du Feu
Ink, 30 x 34 cm, £450

Sandpipers and Arctic Terns 1 (Northumberland)

Sara Dudman
Oil, 54 x 104 cm, £1,100

Hooded Warbler

Barry Van Dusen SWLA
Watercolour, 45 x 53 cm, SOLD

Related events

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.
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
Vctoria Edwards SWLA, Egyptian Tortoise (detail)
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!
Nik Pollard SWLA
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
Robert Greenhalf SWLA, Waxwings
Artist Workshop
30 October 2016
Kim Atkinson SWLA, Sandwich Tern Colony, Cemlyn
Artist Workshop
6 November 2016