Awards & Prizes 2020

Awards The Gordon Hulson Memorial Prize A prize of £250 for draughtsmanship, variety and exploration Frinton Frames Award £200 of picture framing at Frinton Frames bespoke handfinished picture frame makers Hahnemeuhle Fine Art UK Award A prize of Artist paper to the value of £250 The Nathan David Award for Sculpture The Artist Magazine Award The winner will be interviewed … Read More

RBA End of Year – Good News

This is the last “Good News” for 2019, but we hope there will be lots more to share in 2020. David Sprakes is exhibiting three bronze sculptures at: The Adrian Hill Gallery, Holt, Norfolk From the 15th November to the 23rd December AXE HEAD FORMS – Bronze  John Sprakes’ book “Journey into Abstraction” is now being sold in many prestigious libraries … Read More

RBA Exhibition Dates for 2020

Royal Society of British Artists (RBA) Annual Exhibition 2020 Submission opens: Monday 30 September 2019, 12 noon Submission closes: Friday 29 November, 12 noon Pre-selection: Monday 2 December, 10am to 5pm Pre-selection notification: Friday 6 December, 12 noon Receiving Day: Saturday 11 January 2020, 10am to 5pm Selection Day: Monday 13 January, 10am start Acceptance notification: Tuesday 14 January, 12 … Read More

The Rome Scholarship 2020

THE RBA ROME SCHOLARSHIP  Call for Entries until March 1st 2020 ‘Moses’ This competition is open to artists who live, work or study in the UK and who are aged 35 years or under The Scholarship is for the month of September 2020 To enter: https://www.royalsocietyofbritishartists.org.uk/rome-scholarship-2020/  This Award Offers: Four weeks at Sala Uno, a highly prestigious gallery and international … Read More

RBA November/December News

George Large who spent many years living in Malta before relocating back to the UK, has 2 works in the Malta Maritime Museum in Birgu.  One of the works is: “Fishermen at Marsaxlokk honour the hard-working fishermen and their beautiful characteristic Maltese boats” George also has work in the Malta Heritage Centre in Malta Cheryl Culver has been invited to show four works … Read More

Call for Entry for 303rd Annual Exhibition in 2020

The Royal Society of British Artists seeks submissions of work displaying the highest standards of skill, expression and concept of draughtsmanship The RBA invites painters, sculptors and printmakers to submit their work for consideration to be shown in the Society’s 303rd Annual Exhibition 2020 The President and Executive Committee of the Royal Society of British Artists invite painters, sculptors and … Read More

Ronald Morgan Sen RBA Hon ROI 1936 – 2019

    It is with great sadness that we report the death of Ronald Morgan. Ronald had had a fall on the stone stairs in his block of flats and received a brain injury.  The prognosis was not good and, although he had surgery and remained in the Critical Care Ward, he died at 3.30 a.m. on the 31st August … Read More

Minerva Exhibition 2019 at the Mall Galleries

‘Minerva 2019’ took place earlier this year at the Mall Galleries and a dinner to celebrate the occasion was held at the British Museum. ‘Thanks to friendly cooperative relations with the Royal Society of British Artists, project MINERVA reached its fourth year this year. In its history of exchange since opening its doors, Japan has experienced significant influence from the … Read More