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

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Forceps Curlew

Harriet Mead PSWLA

Welded found objects
53 x 53 x 25 cm
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Iron Hawfinch

Harriet Mead PSWLA

Welded found objects
28 x 18 x 15 cm
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Itchy Hare

Harriet Mead PSWLA

Welded found objects
18 x 17 x 15 cm
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Leaf rake Pike

Harriet Mead PSWLA

Welded found objects
44 x 120 x 24 cm
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Sawblade Raven

Harriet Mead PSWLA

Welded found objects
35 x 70 x 30 cm
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Spoon Wild Dog

Harriet Mead PSWLA

Welded found objects
38 x 67 x 16 cm
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Stair rod Grasshopper

Harriet Mead PSWLA

Welded found objects
12 x 37 x 11 cm
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Avocets

Watercolour
57 x 73 cm
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Fieldfares

Watercolour
62 x 52 cm
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Grey Plovers

Watercolour
52 x 64 cm
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Redwings

Watercolour
64 x 47 cm
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Whimbrels

Watercolour
52 x 69 cm
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Cranwell's Horned Frogs

Jill Moger SWLA

Stoneware
38 x 18 cm
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Dwarf Tegu Lizard

Jill Moger SWLA

Stoneware
20 x 38 cm
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Hydrothermal vent (sea chimney)

Jill Moger SWLA

Mixed media: stoneware & ceramic
183 x 102 cm
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Mexican Spiny Tailed Iguana

Jill Moger SWLA

Stoneware
19 x 30 cm
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Octopus

Jill Moger SWLA

Stoneware
35 x 18 cm
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Guillemot Rock

Liz Myhill

Watercolour, ink & pastel
75 x 55 cm
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Seaton Cliffs

Liz Myhill

Watercolour, ink & pastel
75 x 55 cm
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Stack and swirling Kittiwakes

Liz Myhill

Watercolour, ink & pastel
46 x 55 cm
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Swirling

Liz Myhill

Watercolour, ink & pastel
44 x 48 cm
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The ledge

Liz Myhill

Watercolour, ink & pastel
75 x 95 cm
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Two Shags at the arch

Liz Myhill

Watercolour, ink & pastel
75 x 56 cm
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The Machair in January

William Neill SWLA

Watercolour
47 x 62 cm
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Water Rail

William Neill SWLA

Watercolour
47 x 62 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.