Current exhibitions

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Current exhibition
29 November 2023 to 16 December 2023

10am to 5pm

The Royal Institute of Oil Painters Annual Exhibition has a well earned reputation for attracting talented young exhibitors, alongside the much admired, more established member artists.

Upcoming Exhibitions

Upcoming exhibition
24 January 2024 to 10 February 2024

10am to 5pm

Closed on 6 February for a private event

The Pastel Society Annual Exhibition, in January 2024, is a celebration of the Society's 125th Anniversary.
Upcoming exhibition
29 February 2024 to 9 March 2024

10am to 5pm

The RBA Annual Exhibition gathers together the Society's members, among the finest artists in the UK and beyond, and showcases their work alongside a selection of works by non-members, which are of the highest quality.
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Upcoming exhibition
28 March 2024 to 13 April 2024

10am to 5pm

This exhibition is an annual survey of how contemporary artists are using this age-old medium.

Upcoming Events

Drawing School
1 September 2023 to 15 December 2023
Members only Life Drawing classes
Exhibition Tour
30 November 2023
Join member of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters, Peter Graham, for a guided tour of the ROI Annual Exhibition 2023.
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30 November 2023
An artist talk by Peter Graham ROI
Special event
4 December 2023
Adebanji Alade PROI on Painting People and Places
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Artist demonstration
5 December 2023
Join member of the ROI, Roger Dellar, as he paints live in the galleries.
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Special event
5 December 2023
An exclusive opportunity to paint alongside members of the Royal Institute of Oil Painters with portrait models, wine, and mince pies.
Artist demonstration
7 December 2023
Watch plein air artist, Natalia Avdeeva ROI, paint live in the gallery.
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Special event
9 December 2023
A friendly and engaging competition where you will have the day to create a painting within a half mile of Mall Galleries.
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Artist demonstration
11 December 2023
Haidee-Jo Summers VPROI RSMA will demonstrate painting in oils.