The Royal Society of Oil Painters Prize winners were announced at the Private View on the 1st December.

Opening the exhibition Ian Cryer, President of the ROI said that "the Institute is determined to maintain and raise the standards of work on show. The feeling is that this year we have again exceeded previous years in this regard."

Below are the Prize Winning works from the 123rd Annual Exhibition of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters.



L. Cornelissen & Son Prize

Roger Dellar ROI, The Cocktail Bar, RAC

 


Frank Herring Easel Award

David Walker, From Lambeth Bridge

 


The Dry Red Press

Linda Alexander AROI, Still Life with Anemones

 


The Alan Gourley Memorial Award

Christopher Keays ROI, Holly Hill Hampstead

 


The DAS Award

Peter Graham ROI, Age of Elegance

 


The Artist Magazine Award

Richard Combes ROI, Paint Brush

 


The Menena Joy Schwabe Memorial Award

Clive Burnell, Horseshoe

 


The Le Clerc Fowle Medal

Michael Weller, February Pears

 


Winsor & Newton Young Artist Award (Third Prize)

Harriet Spratt, Ben

 


Winsor & Newton Young Artist Award (Second Prize)

Andrew Farmer, Self Portrait

 


Winsor & Newton Young Artist Award (First Prize)

Bernadett Timko, Self Portrait

 


Call for Entries

Founded in 1882, the ROI seeks works in oils and is the only national art society devoted exclusively to oil painting. The call for entries open on 23 May 2016.

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