25 October 2018 to 4 November 2018

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

Main Gallery, North Galleries and Threadneedle Space

Admission £4, £3 concessions, 50% off with National Art Pass, Free to Friends of Mall Galleries, SWLA Friends and under 18s

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 exhibition 2018 sponsored by Terravesta, pioneers of sustainable energy from miscanthus.


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Exhibiting artists

Selected Works

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

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Purple Emperors

Richard Tratt SWLA

Oil
47 x 57 cm
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The Brimstone

Richard Tratt SWLA

Oil
67 x 57 cm
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The long hot Summer

Richard Tratt SWLA

Oil
78 x 118 cm
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Wildflower visitors

Richard Tratt SWLA

Oil
38 x 33 cm
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Badgers

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
41 x 51 cm
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Bull Elephant

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
40 x 45 cm
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Giraffes at Amboseli

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
36 x 41 cm
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Lion

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
66 x 56 cm
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Lions, Masai Mara

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
38 x 48 cm
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Suffolk Hare

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
43 x 58 cm
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Swallows

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
41 x 51 cm
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Zebra

Simon Turvey SWLA

Oil
45 x 55 cm
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Fat feeder, Starling

Esther Tyson SWLA

Oil
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Reindeer study

Esther Tyson SWLA

Oil
81 x 92.5 cm
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Reindeer study

Esther Tyson SWLA

Oil
76 x 98 cm
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Winter Sparrow

Esther Tyson SWLA

Oil
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Honeysuckle and wild roses

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 100, 10 available)
37 x 36.5 cm
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Lark ascending

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 60, 9 available)
52.5 x 39 cm
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Magnolia

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 60, 10 available)
41 x 39.5 cm
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Swifts I

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 30, 8 available)
46 x 42.5 cm
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Swifts II

Matt Underwood SWLA

Woodblock print (edition of 30, 7 available)
46 x 42.5 cm
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Macaques of Modinagar

Christopher Wallbank SWLA

Charcoal
120 x 170 cm
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Snow Leopard, Rumbak Valley

Christopher Wallbank SWLA

Watercolour
41 x 50 cm
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Goldfinches

Michael Warren SWLA

Watercolour
52 x 72 cm
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Greenfinches, Tree Sparrows & Yellowhammers

Michael Warren SWLA

Watercolour
92 x 70 cm

Related events

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Special event
25 October 2018
Willows Bird of Prey Centre are joining us with a few of their beautiful birds to act as life models.
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25 October 2018 to 3 November 2018
During The Natural Eye 2018, member artists from the Society of Wildlife Artists will be on hand to meet visitors.
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25 October 2018
An informal talk by Jill Moger SWLA about what Hydrothermal Vents are and the life forms that thrive on and around them.
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Exhibition Tour
25 October 2018
Harriet Mead PSWLA will give a short informal tour of The Natural Eye 2018 on Thursday, October 25 at 2.30 pm.
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26 October 2018
Artist Kittie Jones SWLA will present an informal talk about her experience on the John Busby Seabird Drawing Course, both as a tutor and a student.