Events for Friends

Friends’ Christmas Party

Join us for our wonderful annual Christmas Party, held during the Royal Institute of Oil Painters Annual Exhibition

Afternoon Tea Party

Join us for our annual summertime celebration with a delicious buffet and a glass (or two) of wine.

#ArtistFocus: Lewis Hazelwood-Horner

Lewis Hazelwood-Horner, Winner of The Columbia Threadneedle Prize 2016, discusses his residencies painting traditional craftsmen in London, particularly the brewing industry.

Under Construction

Meet the artists exhibiting in Merge Visible and learn about the processes behind their work and their place within the emergent practice of digital collage in contemporary fine art photography.

Women Only?!

Our panel debates why there is a growing trend for ‘women only’ exhibitions and awards.

Classical Guitar & Hot Cross Buns

Listen to an exclusive classical guitar recital by the talented James Horton, President of the RBA. Complimentary coffee, tea and hot cross buns will be served.

Champagne Afternoon Tea

music, entertainment, a highly prized raffle and much more to celebrate our appreciation of your ongoing involvement as a Friend.