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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Dunbar Kittiwakes

Kittie Jones SWLA

Charcoal, pastel & graphite
76 x 94 cm
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Feeding Curlew

Kittie Jones SWLA

Monotype
74 x 56 cm
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Gannet colony, Bass Rock

Kittie Jones SWLA

Charcoal, pastel & graphite
76 x 94 cm
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Grey seals, Isle of May

Kittie Jones SWLA

Charcoal, pastel & graphite
76 x 94 cm
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On the edge 1

Kittie Jones SWLA

Charcoal, pastel & graphite
76 x 94 cm
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On the edge 2

Kittie Jones SWLA

Charcoal, pastel & graphite
76 x 94 cm
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Tern colony, Isle of May

Kittie Jones SWLA

Charcoal, pastel & graphite
76 x 94 cm
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Wood Mice in the barn

Cathryn Kuhfeld

Oil
21 x 87 cm
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Voyager

Matthew Lintott

Woodcut (edition of 1, 1 available)
65 x 111 cm
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Deer Under Cover

Rachel Lockwood SWLA

Oil
68 x 79 cm
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Foxes Search Blue Wood

Rachel Lockwood SWLA

Oil
70 x 82 cm
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Pigeons in a Nook

Rachel Lockwood SWLA

Oil
68 x 79 cm
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Twins in the Nest

Rachel Lockwood SWLA

Oil
56 x 64 cm
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'That Christmas Day feeling' - Hyena

Nick Mackman SWLA

Ceramic
20 x 55 cm
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'That feels good' - Wild Dog pup

Nick Mackman SWLA

Ceramic
30 x 45 cm
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'You looking at me?' - Warthog

Nick Mackman SWLA

Ceramic mixed media
20 x 55 cm
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The challenge - Sable Antelope

Nick Mackman SWLA

Bronze (edition of 9, 1 available)
25 x 75 cm
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Crab Bay (Skokholm Island)

Julia Manning SWLA

Etching / linocut (edition of 25, 1 available)
82 x 76 cm
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Dale of Walls (Shetland)

Julia Manning SWLA

Woodcut (edition of 13, 9 available)
54.5 x 52.5 cm
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Returning tide (Shetland)

Julia Manning SWLA

Woodcut (edition of 25, 4 available)
91 x 84 cm
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Young Moorhen, Rickmansworth

Anna Marett

Monoprint & mixed media
21 x 29 cm
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Billy Witch

Melanie Mascarenhas

Oil based monotype
34 x 41 cm
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Carpenters, cutters & curios

Melanie Mascarenhas

Oil & water based monotype
46 x 35 cm
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Damselfly - Imago

Melanie Mascarenhas

Oil based monotype
29 x 28 cm
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Coat hook Hare

Harriet Mead PSWLA

Welded found objects
12 x 28 x 8 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.