Artists are invited to submit work for exhibition alongside members of the Royal Society of British Artists at their Annual Exhibition 2022

Final Selection has been announced.

The Royal Society of British Artists | Selected Works

Below are the registration numbers of selected works for the RBA Annual Exhibition 2022.

If your number is not listed, your work has not been selected on this occasion.

Note that the collection date for unaccepted works is Thursday 27 January, 10am to 5pm.

To find out your registration number, please email info@mallgalleries.com

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8 23 37 49 74 88 107 121 137 153 171 189 206 217 235 257 275 289
12 24 38 51 75 90 109 124 138 154 172 191 207 218 237 258 277 290
13 26 39 55 78 91 112 125 139 155 173 192 208 219 238 262 278 291
14 28 40 56 79 92 113 127 142 156 174 195 209 220 241 263 279 292
15 29 41 61 82 96 114 128 143 160 176 198 210 221 245 264 283 293
16 30 43 62 83 97 116 129 146 162 177 199 211 222 246 266 284  
19 32 44 66 84 98 117 132 147 163 178 201 212 228 248 268 285  
20 34 46 68 85 99 118 133 148 164 179 202 213 231 249 270 286  
21 35 47 69 86 101 119 135 149 166 181 203 214 232 250 272 287  

 

 


How to Submit

All work must be submitted online. Pre-selection from online entries will take place, after which pre-selected works should be delivered to Mall Galleries, London, for final selection:

- Upload images of work at www.mallgalleries.oess1.uk between Monday 11 October and Friday 10 December 2021, 12 noon [Note: Images must be in JPEG format and under 5MB]

- Check www.mallgalleries.oess1.uk from 12 noon on Friday 17 December to see if your work has been pre-selected

- If pre-selected, deliver your work for final selection on Saturday 22 January 2022, 10am to 5pm, to Mall Galleries, 17 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5BD

- Check this page from 12 noon on Tuesday 25 January to see if your work has been selected

- If unaccepted, collect your work on Thursday 27 January, 10am to 5pm


Important Dates

Submissions open: Monday 11 October 2021, 12 noon

Submissions close: Friday 10 December, 12 noon

Pre-selection notification: Friday 17 December, 12 noon

Receiving Day (if pre-selected): Saturday 22 January 2022, 10am to 5pm

Notification of final selection: Tuesday 25 January, 12 noon

Collection of unaccepted work: Thursday 27 January, 10am to 5pm

Exhibition opens: Thursday 3 March, 10am to 5pm

Exhibition closes: Saturday 12 March, 5pm

Collection of unsold work: Thursday 17 March, 10am to 5pm


Conditions of Entry

Eligibility

  • Any artist over 18 may submit.
  • Acceptable media: Any medium including painting, sculpture and original prints.
  • Submission fee: £20 per work (or £14 per work for artists aged 35 or under).
  • Maximum of six works submitted.
  • Maximum of four works selected.
  • Work must not have been exhibited previously.
  • Works should not be larger than 2.4m along the longest dimension.
  • All work must be for sale. The price of works must include commission of 45%+VAT (please note that where foundry fees apply, foundry costs will be deducted before commission is calculated).

  • Minimum price: £300 (framed prints: £180, unframed prints: £120 - buyers will not be charged for postage and packaging of unframed prints, so please ensure the price of unframed prints allows for this).

Delivery & Collection

  • Works should be delivered without any protective packaging as this cannot be retained.
  • The gallery will not be responsible for wrapping works or providing wrapping materials for any works being returned.
  • Paintings should be completely dry at the time of delivery.

Selection

  • Please note that selectors' decisions are final and we are unable to offer feedback.

International Entrants

  • Artists from outside the UK may need to register for VAT, please check with HM Revenue and Customs: https://www.gov.uk
  • Artists sending work from abroad should use a picture carrier. Many artists use Picture Post Art as they offer a packing and delivery service for our exhibitions (we do not accept any liability for their services). Picture Post Art - Tel: 07833 450788 /  Email: info@picturepostcompany.co.uk

Terms & Conditions

  • For full terms and conditions, click here.

Art Couriers

If you are unable to deliver or collect your work in person, several art couriers around the country visit the galleries, including:

Art Moves of Chelsea (London, Kent, Surrey, Sussex and Bristol) - artmoveschelsea@aol.com / 020 7352 7492  

Picture Post Art (Scotland, the North of England and Birmingham) - info@picturepostcompany.co.uk / 07833 450788

South Hams Express (Penzance, Totnes, Exeter and Southampton) - dave.allen500@btinternet.com / 07502 041139

For a fuller list of Art Couriers, click here


Prizes & Awards (subject to final confirmation)

There are many prizes and awards available to win, including:

The de Laszlo Foundation Prize: The de Laszlo Medal for Excellence and £1,500 will be awarded for the best artwork from life by an artist aged 35 or under

The Artist Magazine Award: The winner will be interviewed in The Artist magazine, print and digital editions

The Dry Red Press Award: The winning work will be published as a greeting card in the Dry Red Press 'Prize Winners' range, with royalties from the sale of the cards going to the artist

Frinton Frames Award: £200 of picture framing at Frinton Frames bespoke handfinished picture frame makers

The Geoffrey Vivis Memorial Award: £100

The Gordon Hulson Memorial Prize: £250 for draughtsmanship, variety & exploration

Hahnemuhle Fine Art UK Award: A prize of artist paper, worth £250

The John Lynn Commemorative Award for a Young Artist: £500

The Michael Harding Awards: Two awards of £500 worth of Michael Harding art materials, and 10 painting starter sets

Nathan David Award for Sculpture: £150

The Peter Kelly Commemorative Prize: £300

The Ronald Morgan Memorial Award: £250

The Stuart Southall Print Prize: £250

The Surgeon's Prize: £500

The Winsor & Newton Painting Award: Art materials to the value of £500