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

Partington-Peter-Black-Throated-Diver-Family.jpg

Black-throated Diver family

Peter Partington SWLA

Oil
32 x 62
Partington-Peter-Cirl-Bunting.jpg

Cirl Bunting

Peter Partington SWLA

Watercolour
34 x 39.5
Partington-Peter-Heathland-Stonechat.jpg

Heathland Stonechat

Peter Partington SWLA

Oil
24 x 27 cm
Partington-Peter-Listening-Barn-Owl.jpg

Listening - Barn Owl

Peter Partington SWLA

Watercolour
53 x 72 cm
Partington-Peter-Whimbrel-in-the-Pinks.jpg

Whimbrel in the Pinks

Peter Partington SWLA

Watercolour
53 x 72 cm
Pearson-Bruce-Antarctic-commensalism.jpg

Antarctic commensalism

Bruce Pearson SWLA

Intaglio print (edition of 6, 1 available)
49 x 82 cm
Pearson-Bruce-Humpback-whales-&-wilson's-storm-petrels,-antarctica-2.jpg

Feeding Humpback and Wilson's Storm Petrels

Bruce Pearson SWLA

Watercolour
30 x 42 cm
Phillips-Antonia-A-Colourful-Shore.jpg

A colourful shore

Antonia Phillips SWLA

Acrylic
41 x 41 cm
Phillips-Antonia-Look-Out-to-Sea.jpg

Look out to sea

Antonia Phillips SWLA

Monotype
41 x 41 cm
Phillips-Antonia-Sealight-and-Sanderling.jpg

Sealight and Sanderling

Antonia Phillips SWLA

Acrylic
41 x 41 cm
Phillips-Antonia-The-Big-Wave.jpg

The big wave…

Antonia Phillips SWLA

Acrylic
41 x 41 cm
Phillips-Antonia-Tiny-Standing-Birds.jpg

Tiny standing birds

Antonia Phillips SWLA

Acrylic
41 x 41 cm
Pollard-Nik-Fieldfare.jpg

Fieldfare

Nik Pollard SWLA

Monotype
30 x 50 cm
Pollard-Nik-Lapwing-1.jpg

Lapwing

Nik Pollard SWLA

Monotype
30 x 50 cm
Pollard-Nik-Lapwing-2.jpg

Lapwing 2

Nik Pollard SWLA

Monotype
30 x 50 cm
Pollard-Nick-Sparrowhawk.jpg

Sparrowhawk

Nik Pollard SWLA

Monotype
30 x 50 cm
Poole-Greg-Arctic-terns-and-Ringer-Plover,-Shetland.jpg

Arctic Terns & Ringed Plover, Shetland

Greg Poole SWLA

Monotype
50 x 50 cm
Poole-Greg-Gannets,-Bass-Rock.jpg

Gannets, Bass Rock

Greg Poole SWLA

Monotype
50 x 70 cm
Porter-Rachel-Bardsey Wetlands, Insect Study.jpg

Bardsey wetlands, insect study

Rachel Porter

Watercolour, wax, pencil & oil pastels
40 x 29 cm
Porter-Rachel-Common carder bee on marsh thistle.jpg

Common Carder Bee on Marsh Thistle

Rachel Porter

Watercolour, wax, pencil & oil pastels
29 x 40 cm
Porter-Rachel-Guillemots.jpg

Guillemots

Rachel Porter

Water-soluble graphite & pencil
42 x 52 cm
Prickett-Bill-Chimp skull.jpg

Chimp skull

Bill Prickett

Birch plywood on granite base
22 x 22 x 18 cm
Prickett-Bill-Harpy Eagle skull.jpg

Harpy Eagle skull

Bill Prickett

Sweet chestnut burr on granite base
10 x 12 x 8
Pugh-Venessa-Slow Movement.jpg

Slow movement

Venessa Pugh

Etching (edition of 10, 3 available)
42 x 42
Ramskill-Gary-Speckled Wood.jpg

Speckled Wood

Gary Ramskill

Linocut (edition of 100, 50 available)
22 x 16 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