Final Selection for the 208th RI Annual Exhibition 2020

The Final Selection took place for the 208th RI Annual Exhibition on Monday 10 February. From over 1000 submissions to our open exhibition the selection panel of RI council members selected 196 works by non-members to hang alongside 248 works by members. With a total …

Julia Sorrell RI exhibits

An exhibition by Julia Sorrell RI, titled ‘Nature and Form’ opens at Clare Hall, Cambridge on Thursday 27 February with a reception from 6.00 – 7.30pm. Clare Hall, part of Cambridge University, has held regular art exhibitions since the late …

‘Savages’ – a solo exhibition by Ian Cook RI

Ian Cook RI has a one-man exhibition at the Lillie Gallery, Station Road, Milngavie near Glasgow which continues until 6 February 2020. Please visit the gallery website for further details: https://www.edlc.co.uk/heritage-arts/exhibitions/lillie-art-gallery-exhibitions The exhibition comprises several large works and around 40 others of …

Deborah Walker RI RSMA – Balancing on the edge

 Deborah Walker RI RSMA has written an article, titled ‘Balancing on the edge’, published in the March 2020 edition of The Artist Magazine. In it she discusses the importance of using hard and soft edge techniques in watercolour, with advice …

Chris Forsey RI has released a new DVD

Chris Forsey RI says, “My 5th painting DVD for  Townhouse Films was released just before Christmas. It was all filmed in Cromer in Norfolk and was great fun as usual. It involved some outdoor sketching and given that the weather …

A workshop by Geoffrey Wynne RI at the ArtsBox, Vicenza

Geoffrey Wynne RI will be leading a workshop titled ‘Space, Light and Contrast’ at the ArtsBox in Vicenza in March this year. The main objective of the workshop will be to create space, light and contrast with intense watercolours, to …