Artist Opportunities

Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers Elections

The Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers' annual elections will next take place in early 2015. New Members are elected by the Council of the Society based on the quality of their work alone.  The 2015 application form will be available in Autumn 2014.

RWS Contemporary Watercolour Competition 2014

The RWS Contemporary Watercolour Competition is an annual open competition for artists working on water-based media on paper. The selected works will be exhibited at Bankside Gallery in 2015.

The 2015 application pack will be available in Autumn 2014.

 

RE Student Award

The Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers (RE) offers Associate Membership and £1000 each to two Printmaking Graduates each year.  The deadline for 2013 has passed - please check back here for information of the 2014 award in Summer 2014.

The Anthony Dawson Young Printmaker Award 2013

The Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers (RE) is honoured to introduce a 1st Prize of £2000 and a 2nd Prize of £500 to 2 printmakers under the age of 30 solely on the merit of their work.  The deadline for 2013 has now passed - please check back here in summer 2014 for information about the next award.

Royal Watercolour Society Elections

Royal Watercolour Society artists are elected on merit by current Members. Any professional artist working in water-based media may apply. All styles and subject matters are welcome!

The deadline for 2013 has passed - please check back here for information of the 2015 Elections in Autumn 2014.

National Original Print Exhibition

The National Original Print Exhibition is an open show established by the Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers, with the aim of promoting the best of printmaking to a wider audience. 

All forms of original printmaking are eligible for entry. Selected works will be exhibited at Bankside Gallery from 16 - 28 September 2014.

DEADLINE: 30 June 2014