Artist Opportunities

Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers Elections

The Royal Society of Painter-Printmakers' annual elections will next take place in early 2016. New Members are elected by the Council of the Society based on the quality of their work alone. The 2016 information and application form will be available from November 2015.  

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 March 2016.

The 2016 information and application pack will be available from October 2015.  

 

Gwen May Recent Graduates Scholarship Award 2014

This award is open to recent printmaking graduates. It is an exciting opportunity that awards 2 successful candidates with a 2-year Associate membership of the RE, as well as a £1000 bursary. 

If you are interested in applying, please watch this space! 

The Anthony Dawson Young Printmaker Award 2014

This award is open to any printmaker under the age of 30 and awarded solely on the merit of their work.  1st prize: £2000, 2nd prize: £500. 

If you are interested in applying, please watch this space! 

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 2016 information and application pack will be available from November 2015. 

National Original Print Exhibition

OPEN FOR ENTRIES

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 from 15 - 27 Sept 2015