Wildlife Artist of the Year 2020 Exhibition

Date: May 27, 2020 10:00 am - May 31, 2020 1:00 pm

Location: Mall Galleries, London

Contact Name: Jayne Horswill

Contact Email: jayne.horswill@davidshepherd.org

Contact Telephone: 01483 272323

Type: Art

2020-05-27 10:00:00 2020-05-31 1:00:00 Europe/London Wildlife Artist of the Year 2020 Exhibition Mall Galleries, London Jayne Horswill jayne.horswill@davidshepherd.org

Wildlife Artist of the Year is an internationally renowned competition which has been described as the ‘Oscars of International Wildlife Art’, and showcases the beauty and colour of the natural world, supports some of the world’s finest and most exciting wildlife art, and raises vital awareness and funds to protect endangered species.

The exhibition, held at Mall Galleries, SW1 will feature an amazing selection of shortlisted pieces chosen by our expert judging panel, and showcasing a variety of techniques and mediums from recycled plastic sculptures, to intricate pencil drawings, to vast colourful oil paintings, and everything in between.

You’ll have the chance to see the winning pieces from each category including the overall winner of the competition. All artworks will be for sale with 50% of proceeds going to DSWF, to help us continue funding vital work fighting wildlife crime, protecting endangered species and engaging with local communities in Africa and Asia.

Entry to the exhibition is by donation.

Where: Mall Galleries, London SW1
When: Wednesday 27 May –  Sunday 31 May
Opening hours:
Wednesday to Friday – 10am to 5pm
Saturday – 10am to 4pm
Sunday – 10am – 1pm

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

We would like to give special thanks to our sponsors:

Neil and June Covey, Martin and Emma Leuw, Gary Hodges, Barlow Robbins, Silversurfers, GreatArt, The Artist Magazine, Indus Experiences and Paul Traub Associates

 

 

More about Wildlife Artist of the Year

Founded 10 years ago by the late David Shepherd CBE FRSA 1931 – 2017, every entry, and proceeds from all sales, supports David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation’s (DSWF’s) work to fight wildlife crime, protect endangered species, and engage local communities with their native wildlife across Africa and Asia.

The prestigious annual competition receives entries from artists across the globe and brings together myriad forms and media. Each year, shortlisted entries are exhibited for sale, from which category winners and an overall winner are selected by an expert panel of judges.

Find out more about Wildlife Artist of the Year here.


DSWF Wildlife Artist of the Year 2017