As the focal point for much of Britain's finest contemporary marine art, the Royal Society of Marine Artists' Annual Exhibition recognises the best of the best with a series of prizes and awards for a range of specialisms within the field.

The following works were awarded prizes at the Private View of the exhibition on Wednesday 9 October. 

Matthew Draper PS Nocturne with a Polluted Light (Part VI), Winner of The Baltic Exchange Award


Deborah Walker RSMA RI Sunlight and Shadows, Winner of The Kenneth Denton Award


Geoffrey Huband RSMA Chimera, Winner of The Derek Gardner Award


Andrzej Szymczyk Seahorse, Winner of The RSMA New Generation Award


Benjamin Mowll PRSMA Dawn Light, Venice, Winner of The RSMA Award for the Best Small Painting

Tony Allain PS Low Water, Porthleven, Winner of The Charles Pears Award (£500)

Brian Fleming ARSMA, Winner of The Artist Magazine Award


Brian Smith Unloading, Winner of The R K Burt Paper Prize


Tim Hall RSMA Butterfly, Rose of Argyll, Mousehole, The Classic Boat Award

Neil Faulkner RSMA Offloading, Tenby Harbour, Winner of Murray's Commercial Fishing Award (£500)

Claire Wiltsher Time Collector VI, Winner of The Russell and Chapple Canvas Prize

Tony Williams ARSMA Swinging a Plate, Winner of the Topbond Marine Award


Tom Marsh Early Morning - Hastings Fishing Fleet, Winner of the Winsor & Newton Oil Prize


Simon Conolly A Day at the Seaside, Winner of the Sea Pictures Gallery Award

Discover the RSMA 2019 Exhibition online