The Horse in Art

The 38th Annual Exhibition of the Society of Equestrian Artists – Horse in Art 2017

From September 23rd to October 7th

The main Annual Exhibition of the SEA – the Horse in Art – is returning to Sally Mitchell’s Gallery at the Museum of the Horse in Tuxford, Nottinghamshire.

The event showcases the very best in equestrian art, including painting, drawing, sculpture and original print. It is an Open exhibition and non-members are welcome, and encouraged, to enter.

The main annual awards will be made at the SEA Horse in Art Private View from 2pm on Sunday 24th September.

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The deadline for entering work to the exhibition has now passed. If you have any enquiries please contact


  • GUIDANCE NOTES are available here for the reference of artists who have made submissions.

Key Dates at a Glance

Sunday July 9
Closing Date for all Entries

REVISED: Sunday July 30
Digital pre-selection results available

Sunday August 20
Handing in Day
from 10.30am to 2.30pm

Friday September 22
Hanging Day

Saturday September 23
Exhibition Opens

Sunday September 24
Official Opening – viewing from 11am
Private View 2pm
Prize Giving 2.30pm

Saturday October 7
Exhibition Closes

Sunday October 8
Collection of unsold work from 11am to 3pm