Shirley Trevena RI New book for 2015

Shirley Trevena RI has a new book ‘Shirley Trevena Watercolours’ released world wide on 6th August 2015. Advance copies can be ordered via Amazon and also the Shirley Trevena web site -see member page for the web link. She is …

Jon Snow Opens the RI 203rd Exhibition

Jon Snow – journalist, broadcaster and watercolour painter – opened our 203rd Exhibition to a packed gallery. He also very kindly donated one of his watercolour paintings to the RI. Andy Wood, President of the RI, introduces the broadcaster and …

A New Prize For Innovation in Watercolour Painting

The ‘Shenzhen International Watercolor Biennial‘ which gathers together the best of world watercolour painting to tour the Peoples Republic of China have given a new prize of £250 for the most innovative work in the show.

The Dry Red Press Award Greetings Card Publication

The artist led publishers, Dry Red Press, are choosing one image from each of the UK’s royal art society exhibitions to publish as part of their range of quality greeting cards. The image shown is “Four Go Paddling on Camber …

Latest Turner Medal Cast in Bronze

In 1856 J. M. W. Turner bequeathed the sum of £20,000 pounds for a gold medal for landscape painting. The task of designing the medal was given to the Royal Academician Edward Hodges Baily, the sculptor who created the Nelson’s …