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The RI 210th Exhibition is currently open at Mall Galleries! On Thursday 14 April, many exhibiting artists, including Members and Non-Members, received various Prizes and Awards. We met some of the prize-winning artists who accepted to answer our questions. Watch our Artists Q&A to understand what it means to be part of the prestigious RI Exhibition!
Posted by Valentine on Wed, 2022-04-20 13:21
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The Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours Call for Entries is now open! Enter your work for your chance of exhibiting at the RI’s 210th Annual Exhibition 2022, alongside members of the society. The Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours welcomes work in water-soluble mediums including watercolour, acrylic, ink or gouache painted on paper. There are over £7,500...
Posted by HannahMartin on Fri, 2021-12-03 14:52
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Discover the prize-winning work from the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2021-05-18 16:15
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Discover the prize-winning work from the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2021-05-18 16:15
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Discover the prize-winning work from the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours.
Posted by Liam Kilby on Tue, 2021-05-18 16:14
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What can we read into the paintings of pears in the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours Annual Exhibition?
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Mon, 2021-04-19 17:35
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Mall Galleries opened their front doors on Tuesday 2 September for the first time since the outbreak of the Coronavirus with the 208th Exhibition of the RI
Posted by Rosa Sepple PPRI on Thu, 2020-09-03 15:46
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For as long as I can remember there has always been a discussion (and sometimes heated arguments) about where and how painters get their inspiration and ideas to work from and in particular whether it’s OK to work from photographs or whether there is something special about those who choose to work on the spot en plein air. For those...
Posted by Liam Kilby on Mon, 2020-08-31 09:47
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Rising illustrator of children’s books Lily Snowden-Fine has had one of her works selected for the prestigious 2020 exhibition by the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Thu, 2020-04-30 15:00
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Ian Sidaway is a prolific painter of landscapes in watercolours. Ian was due to speak about his use of sketchbooks in the gallery during the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours 208th Exhibition. Now that none of us are allowed out, whatever the weather, Ian has shared some images from his sketchbooks with us here.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Tue, 2020-04-14 12:50
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Our Bookshop Manager, and one of our most musical members of staff, Natalie Richardson, shares her thoughts on the paintings of musical instruments in the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours Online Exhibition.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Thu, 2020-04-09 14:27
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Jean Noble RI would have been painting before an audience in the gallery. We might all be in quarantine, but she has shared the stages of a painting for us to follow along at home.
Posted by Liberty Rowley on Tue, 2020-04-07 12:09