Wildlife Artist of the Year 2019

29 May – 2 June  |  Mall Galleries, London SW1

This year’s Wildlife Artist of the Year 2019 Exhibition will be held at the prestigious Mall Galleries, London SW1 between 29 May – 2 June, with winners announced on opening night.

Over the next few weeks our acclaimed panel of judges will narrow down all submissions to a final shortlist announced at the beginning of April. All shortlisted artworks will be available to purchase, with 50% of every sale supporting DSWF’s work to protect endangered species. Artworks will be available for sale at exhibition and online, with pre-sales opening online at the beginning of May.


Wildlife Artist of the Year was established by David Shepherd CBE FRSA (1931 – 2017) and embodies his vision for ‘The Art of Survival’ – using art for wildlife conservation.

Internationally renowned, Wildlife Artist of the Year brings together a wide range of artists and art-lovers from all over the globe to celebrate our planet’s wildlife through some of the world’s most exciting and diverse wildlife art. Since the competition began in 2008, it has attracted more than 10,000 entries, raising more than £1.2m to fund David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation’s (DSWF) vital work.


To stay up to date, follow our art account on Instagram: @DSWFWildlifeArt

Entries closed at 5pm on Monday 18 February 2019