DSWF Wildlife Artist of the Year is a prestigious annual wildlife art competition. Founded by David Shepherd over 10 years ago, the competition attracts artists from all over the world and showcases some of the finest and most exciting wildlife art whilst at the same time raising vital awareness and funds for the endangered wildlife that DSWF works so hard to protect.

Bringing together myriad forms and media, the 2018 shortlist will be exhibited for sale at the Mall Galleries, London SW1 between 2nd May – 6th May (Private Preview 1st May).

Every entry, and proceeds from all sales, supports our work to that fight wildlife crime, protect endangered species, and engage local communities in Africa and Asia.

2018 entries have now closed!

Prizes: First prize £10,000, second prize £1,000 +6 category winners receiving £500 each.