Brian Smith RI painting collection 2021

Brian Smith RI has finished his painting collection for the Annual RI Exhibition 2021 to be held at the Mall Galleries in May. Brian is pictured here with a collage of his six fabulous watercolours.    

Online critique by Jean Noble RI SWA

Jean Noble RI SWA recently gave an online critique to the Hertford Art Society during lock down, described by them as ‘a most inspiring and instructive evening’. In their thank you letter to Jean they said,“It was an uplifting mixture …

Deadline extended for entry to 209th RI Exhibition 2021

Artists are invited to submit work for exhibition alongside members of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours at their 209th Exhibition 2021. The RI seeks the best in contemporary watercolour and watermedia painting. Acceptable media: Watercolour or water-soluble …

Opportunity not to be missed!

The 209th Exhibition of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours will open at the Mall Galleries on April 1st 2021 until April 15th 2021. Submission for Entry is open RIGHT NOW and will close on Friday 5th February …

Lillias August interviews RI Award winner…

The Society of East Anglian Watercolourists (SEAW) held a selected exhibition online only this year, as so many organisations have. As their patron, Lillias August RI interviewed two of this years prize winners, which can be viewed by following the …

‘While stocks last…’

George Butler RI has always wanted to use the phrase “Whilst Stocks Last” – and now he can. He has made a few drawings, limited edition prints and etchings for sale from lockdown and beyond, that when rolled up will …

Synthesizing Art and Music

Aimee Birnbaum RI premiered her film collaboration with Royal Philharmonic Composer Rūta Vitkauskaitė a couple of weeks ago at the 1901 Arts Club London. The World Premiere of this piece , entitled “ Edge of Time” was played live along …