10am to 5pm (closes 1pm on final day)

28 November 2018 to 9 December 2018
Main Gallery, Threadneedle Space

Admission £4, £3 concessions, 50% off for National Art Pass holders, Free for Friends of Mall Galleries, ROI Friends and under 18s

The Royal Institute of Oil Painters Annual Exhibition has a well-earned reputation for attracting highly exciting young exhibitors, alongside the much admired, more established member artists. This year the trend will continue, with new artists and new discoveries waiting to be made.

The exhibition gives visitors the opportunity to see the many and varied ways in which artists use oil paint today, from a traditional approach to this highly technical media through to more innovative uses of material, style and content.

Offering valuable prizes such as The Phyllis Roberts Award (worth £2,000) and The Winsor & Newton Young Artist Awards, the ROI continues to lay the foundations for future generations to enjoy and achieve artistic expression with this most adaptable and durable medium. 

Unique to this year, the ROI presents a show within a show on the theme of ‘Community Spirit’, for which several members have put forward work that highlights cohesion and togetherness, “ … a perfect foil for the times of uncertainty and division in which we are currently living” (Tim Benson, President).

Also this year, the ROI is raffling three oil paintings by its members to raise funds for the Artists’ General Benevolent Institution (AGBI). For more information on the raffle, please visit the Institute's blog.

 

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Selected Works

Click on an image to enquire about purchasing a work from this exhibition

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The Gardeners' Room, Normanby Hall

David Curtis VPRSMA ROI
Oil, 54 x 70 cm, £3,250
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View to the Old Vicarage - Misson

David Curtis VPRSMA ROI
Oil, 46 x 76 cm, £2,950
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Ecce Homo

Lantian D
Oil & semen, 102 x 56 cm, £20,000
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Bantham

Derek Daniells
Oil, 41 x 61 cm, £795
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Industrial Still Life

Derek Daniells
Acrylic, 88 x 96 cm, £2,950
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Anemones

Bill Dean ROI
Oil, 36 x 41 cm, £550
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Reflections of a Golden Age

Bill Dean ROI
Oil, 54 x 64 cm, SOLD
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The First Snow of Winter

Bill Dean ROI
Oil, 32 x 40 cm, £500
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Tower Bridge

Bill Dean ROI
Oil, 35 x 40 cm, £650
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Yellow Roses

Bill Dean ROI
Oil, 31 x 37 cm, £550
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Around the Campfire

Roger Dellar PS RI ROI
Oil, 100 x 100 cm, £2,200
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Community Spirit Allotments

Roger Dellar PS RI ROI
Oil, 56 x 56 cm, £1,200
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Dedham Lane through the Fields

Roger Dellar PS RI ROI
Oil, 47 x 47 cm, £695
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Jogging in St James's Park

Roger Dellar PS RI ROI
Oil, 47 x 47 cm, SOLD
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Sun & Shadows by the Ford

Roger Dellar PS RI ROI
Oil, 56 x 56 cm, £1,200
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Below Nether Winchendon

John Dobbs NEAC SWLA
Oil, 32 x 42 cm, £650
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Cornfields at Nether Winchendon

John Dobbs NEAC SWLA
Oil, 32 x 42 cm, £650
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Nightfall

Mark Draisey
Oil, 121 x 77 cm, £9,740
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Self Portrait in the Studio

Valeria Duca
Oil, 70 x 60 cm, SOLD
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Lunch at St Pancras

Andrew Farmer AROI
Oil, 40 x 50 cm, SOLD
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Midday on Chequer Road

Andrew Farmer AROI
Oil, 35 x 40 cm, £395
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The Bug

Andrew Farmer AROI
Oil, 90 x 70 cm, £1,400
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The Garden

Andrew Farmer AROI
Oil, 75 x 157 cm, £2,500
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One for the Road

Roger Ferrin ROI
Oil, 57 x 59 cm, £1,300
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Summer Exhibition

Roger Ferrin ROI
Oil, 45 x 60 cm, SOLD

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