What’s On
Centenary 2020

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Purchase prints
Peter Lawrence, Kind of Blue
Kathleen Lindsley, Puffins
Howard Phipps, Avenue of Trees near Poitiers
Anne Desmet Crossing the Courtyard
Sarah van Niekerk Osteospermum and Bugs
Angie Lewin, Moonlit Garden
David Robertson Keep on Truckin'
Richard Wagener Sonoma Hawk
Chris Pig Zombie Apocalypse Never Die
Anne Hayward, Bury Court, Spring Garden

Welcome to the Society of Wood Engravers — an international group of artists who produce prints using the relief printing technique known as wood engraving. The Society holds an open submission exhibition each year, which tours the UK. Find out more about wood engraving, how to get started and how to become a subscriber.

Centenary Exhibition (82nd Annual) Venues

  • Bankside Gallery, London
    4–23 February 2020
    Private View: Saturday 8 February, 3–5pm
  • Zillah Bell Gallery, Thirsk
    28 February–21 March 2020
    Private View: Friday 28 February, time: tbc
  • North Wall Gallery, Oxford
    25 March–18 April 2020 tbc
    Private View: Saturday 28 March, 2–5pm
  • Northern Print, Newcastle
    29 April–27 June 2020
    Private View: tbc
  • Frames Gallery, Perth
    4–25 July 2020
    Private View: Friday 3 July, time: tbc
  • Sea Pictures Gallery, Clare
    1–29 August 2020
    Private View: tbc