Tim Benson, President of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters, reflects on the special theme within this year's ROI Annual Exhibition.
Posted by Tim Benson PROI NEAC RP on Wed, 2020-11-25 16:03
Hello everyone! Little did I suspect when I joined the Federation as CEO just over a year ago what a tumultuous period would await us this spring! After a wonderfully strong 2019, we enjoyed a powerful opening to this year by showcasing young talent with our FBA Futures exhibition , plus great crowds and sales at the eagerly awaited annual...
Posted by Liam Kilby on Thu, 2020-04-16 09:19
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On Friday 20 March, President of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters Tim Benson released this message on his Instagram page encouraging artists to carry on creating during this time.
Posted by Tim Benson PROI NEAC RP on Mon, 2020-03-23 12:28
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A portrait, by Frances Bell RP, of the first female Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police Service, Cressida Dick has been unveiled to mark the centenary of women in the Met.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Fri, 2019-07-12 16:09
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Our latest Reception Selection features work by BP Young Portrait Artist 2018, Ania Hobson. Here, Hobson tells us about her artistic influences and how she found her distinctive style.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Thu, 2019-05-30 14:08
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A conversation about the healing power of prison horticulture and the symbolism of stories with Hannah Wright, author of Outside Time and artist Brian Dunce PS.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Wed, 2019-05-01 13:29
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George Jackson, 22 years old and studying at Wimbledon College of Arts, has won the first prize of £2,000 in this year’s Hermione Hammond Drawing Award for his ink drawing of a ‘man having his arm ravaged by a black dog’.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Mon, 2019-04-29 09:45
Foundation Derbyshire and Mall Galleries are pleased to announce Ed Burkes as the winner of the eighth Jonathan Vickers Fine Art Award.
Posted by Róisín McVeigh on Wed, 2019-04-10 12:38
21-year-old Italian artist Andrea Santi wins the £5,000 Alfred Teddy Smith & Zsuzsi Roboz Award for a pencil drawing of her mother.
Posted by Beatrice on Fri, 2019-02-08 13:48
The painter Mohammed Sami has won the Hottinger Prize at this year's FBA Futures for his painting Unedited Still-Life.
Posted by Anna Bromwich on Thu, 2019-02-07 10:26
What did our 'Art Expert in Residence', Estelle Lovatt, think of her first Mall Galleries residency day?
Posted by Liam Kilby on Fri, 2019-02-01 11:22
Applications are now open for the 2019 John Busby Seabird Drawing Course Bursary. Read about the impact it has had on the 2018 bursary winners.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Mon, 2018-10-22 12:40