SEA Exhibitions

The Society of Equestrian Artists Open Exhibitions

The Annual Exhibition – Horse in Art

Details of the 39th Annual Exhibition of the Society of Equestrian Artists – Horse in Art, will be published here as soon as they are available. Any enquiries in the mean time should be directed to


The Summer Exhibition

Details of the SEA Summer Open Exhibition at Palace House, Newmarket – the National Heritage Centre  for Horseracing & Sporting Art will be published here when they are confirmed. The exhibition coincides with Europe’s Premier Midsummer Sale at Tattersalls and The Moët & Chandon July Festival at Newmarket Racecourse.


Exhibition activities

Visitor’s Choice: when visiting Horse in Art visitors are invited choose a favourite exhibit and complete a voting slip. The artist whose work gains the most votes will receive a bottle of Champagne and the visitor whose voting slip is first drawn will receive £25 of M&S vouchers.

Plein Air winner

Horse in Art 2016 Plein Air winning entry by Jane Braithwaite ASEA

A Prize Draw to win a painting, kindly donated by an SEA member, is also offered at one or both exhibitions. The drawn winner is contacted by email to claim their prize.

Plein Air: drawing events are often organised where entrants are asked to produce and submit a piece of art created on an exhibition’s opening day using the surrounding area to capture their own interpretation of what the horse means to the them and the location. The winning submission is hung as part of the exhibition.