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

24 October 2019 to 3 November 2019
Main Gallery, North Galleries and Threadneedle Space

Admission £4, Free to Friends of Mall Galleries, SWLA Friends and those under 25 years of age

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The Natural Eye, the annual exhibition of the Society of Wildlife Artists, showcases the very best of fine art inspired by the natural world. Renowned for displaying a wide-ranging collection of exciting and thought-provoking work including sculpture, printmaking, painting and drawing, there will always be something to delight and inspire you.

The Out of the Frame room celebrates the tradition of working from life and will show a selection of field sketches and project work from member artists.


The Natural Eye 2019 is sponsored by Terravesta, world leading Miscanthus specialist. Terravesta is replacing the global dependence on fossil fuels with Miscanthus - a sustainable solution to our planet’s environmental needs.


 

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Selected Works

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

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Barn Owl

Federico Gemma SWLA
Watercolour, 60 x 51 cm, SOLD
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Common Snipe at sunset, Norfolk

Federico Gemma SWLA
Watercolour, 59.5 x 86 cm, SOLD
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Grey Wagtail standing on rocks

Federico Gemma SWLA
Watercolour, 67.5 x 88 cm, SOLD
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Greylag Geese

Federico Gemma SWLA
Watercolour, 65 x 88 cm, £950
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Little Owl, Extremadura, Spain

Federico Gemma SWLA
Watercolour, 62 x 45.5 cm, SOLD
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Red Deer running, Abruzzo National Park

Federico Gemma SWLA
Watercolour, 42 x 32 cm, £300
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Whitethroat on Giant Fennel, Ventotene Island

Federico Gemma SWLA
Watercolour, 54 x 44 cm, £500
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Winter Wallcreeper

Federico Gemma SWLA
Watercolour, 64 x 84 cm, £1,000
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Avocet and chicks

Robert Gillmor PPSWLA
Silkscreen (edition of 25, 10 available), 35 x 40 cm, £325 (£300 u/f)
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Avocets preening

Robert Gillmor PPSWLA
Silkscreen (edition of 30, 9 available), 29 x 43 cm, £295 (£270 u/f)
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Black-winged Stilts

Robert Gillmor PPSWLA
Silkscreen (edition of 31, 9 available), 33 x 36 cm, £350 u/f
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Green Plovers

Robert Gillmor PPSWLA
Silkscreen (edition of 34, 9 available), 33 x 36 cm, £350 u/f
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Heron

Robert Gillmor PPSWLA
Silkscreen (edition of 30, 9 available), 33 x 36 cm, £375 (£350 u/f)
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Nine Avocets

Robert Gillmor PPSWLA
Silkscreen (edition of 26, 9 available), 43 x 35.5 cm, £350 u/f
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Preening Egrets

Robert Gillmor PPSWLA
Silkscreen (edition of 31, 10 available), 33 x 36 cm, £375 (£350 u/f)
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The Sentinal

Robert Gillmor PPSWLA
Silkscreen (edition of 35, 9 available), 34 x 40 cm, £295 u/f
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Great White Egrets

Robert Greenhalf SWLA
Woodcut (edition of 100, 77 available), 65 x 41 cm, £140 u/f
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Lapwings

Robert Greenhalf SWLA
Oil, 41 x 41 cm, £500
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Low tide loafers

Robert Greenhalf SWLA
Oil, 41 x 41 cm, £500
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Nesting Sandwich Terns

Robert Greenhalf SWLA
Oil, 53 x 53 cm, £900
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Puffins

Robert Greenhalf SWLA
Woodcut (edition of 100, 68 available), 54 x 54 cm, £210 (£140 u/f)
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Razorbills

Robert Greenhalf SWLA
Woodcut (edition of 100, 70 available), 54 x 54 cm, £210 (£140 u/f)
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Shelducks chasing

Robert Greenhalf SWLA
Oil, 53 x 53 cm, £850
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Kestrel on Oak

Simon Griffiths SWLA
Ceramic (high fired), 50 x 36 cm, SOLD
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Quarrel of Sparrows

Simon Griffiths SWLA
Ceramic (high fired), 14 x 6.5 cm, £360 (for three, or £120 each)

Related events

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Special event
24 October 2019
Artists inspired by the natural world are invited to bring examples of their work for advice and comment from members of the Society of Wildlife Artists.
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Special event
24 October 2019 to 2 November 2019
Members of the Society of Wildlife Artists will be in the gallery during the Society’s Annual Exhibition to talk to visitors - why not say hello?
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Artist demonstration
24 October 2019
Wildlife Artist Richard Allen SWLA will be in the Gallery demonstrating his work in watercolour. Richard is a member artist of the Society of Wildlife Artists.
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Artist demonstration
24 October 2019
Ceramic sculpture demonstration by Simon Griffiths ASWLA in the Main Gallery during the Society of Wildlife Artists Annual Exhibition, The Natural Eye. Simon's ceramic work features in the exhibition.
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Artist Workshop
2 November 2019
We are delighted to welcome back Ballet Central for this special evening of drawing as part of the Museums at Night Festival