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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Pangolin

Stephen Rautenbach

Bronze (edition of 12, 12 available)
30 x 30 x 35 cm
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Bear and rusty pine

Darren Rees SWLA

Acrylic
45 x 53 cm
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Black Bear family

Darren Rees SWLA

Acrylic
45 x 53 cm
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First Adelies, Horseshoe Island

Darren Rees SWLA

Watercolour
45 x 53 cm
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Humpbacks, Gerlache Strait

Darren Rees SWLA

Acrylic
140 x 120 cm
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Kings in the rain

Darren Rees SWLA

Watercolour
45 x 53 cm
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Magellanic Penguins, Gypsy Cove

Darren Rees SWLA

Watercolour
45 x 53 cm
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Moulting Gentoo, Port Lockroy

Darren Rees SWLA

Watercolour
45 x 53 cm
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Sleeping Elephant Seal

Darren Rees SWLA

Watercolour
45 x 53 cm
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Feeding Sanderling

Ian Rendall

Watercolour
40 x 30 cm
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Roosting Black-headed Gulls

Ian Rendall

Watercolour
29 x 39 cm
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Gone fishing

Hugh Ribbans

Linocut (edition of 50, 47 available)
58 x 38 cm
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General impressions of size and shape

Derek Robertson

Watercolour
114 x 120 cm
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Migration II

Catherine Robinson

Reduction woodcut (edition of 9, 6 available)
53 x 73 cm
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Mountain Ibex

Vincenzo Romanelli

Bronze
83 x 60 x 40 cm
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Long-eared Owl

Chris Rose SWLA

Acrylic
70 x 90 cm
Scott-Dafila-Bat-Earded-Foxes-Foraging-at-Dusk.jpg

Bat-eared Foxes foraging at dusk in the Kalahari

Dafila Scott SWLA

Pastel
38 x 51 cm
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Cranes over the fen

Dafila Scott SWLA

Oil
51 x 76 cm
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Gemsbok at dusk

Dafila Scott SWLA

Pastel
38 x 51 cm
Scott-Dafila-Godwits-and-Lapwings-at-High-Tide.jpg

Godwits & Lapwings at high tide

Dafila Scott SWLA

Pastel
38 x 51 cm
Scott-Dafila-Grey-Headed-Albatross.jpg

Grey-headed Albatross, Antarctic Peninsula

Dafila Scott SWLA

Oil
120 x 100 cm
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Shelducks resting & preening

Dafila Scott SWLA

Pastel
25 x 38 cm
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Feathered form

Carolyn Simpson

Soapstone
17 x 39 x 19
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Ghost

Chris Sinden SWLA

Linocut (edition of 26, 5 available)
32 x 42 cm
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Goldfinches 2

Chris Sinden SWLA

Linocut (edition of 22, 5 available)
33 x 44 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