10am to 5pm

3 April 2019 to 18 April 2019
Main Gallery, North Galleries and Threadneedle Space

Admission £4, Free to Friends of Mall Galleries, RI Friends and under 18s

This exhibition is an annual survey of how contemporary artists are using this age-old medium and a great place to pick up vibrant, original works with prices starting from £350.

Showing a diversity of styles and techniques, from traditional uses of watercolours to more experimental and innovative paintings. Works on display are produced by members of the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours (RI) and other artists whose pictures have been selected to hang alongside these by the RI Council, including many young painters using water-soluble media in often new and exciting ways.


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Exhibiting artists

Selected Works

Wilderness Edge

Karen Read Coley
Water-based media, 56 x 51 cm, £680

Over the Wall and Far Away

Chris Richbell
Acrylic, 59 x 81 cm, £950

Morston Quay

Chris Robinson
Watercolour, 57 x 71 cm, £800

A Touch of Frost

Jean Robinson RI
Mixed media, 34 x 42 cm, SOLD

Backwater, Venice

Jean Robinson RI
Mixed media, 19 x 18 cm, £495

Heather Time

Jean Robinson RI
Mixed media, 46 x 47 cm, £1,500

Regatta Day

Jean Robinson RI
Mixed media, 27 x 27 cm, £695

Sheltered Bay

Jean Robinson RI
Mixed media, 49 x 70 cm, £1,950

Hands: Fragmented

Christopher Rooney
Watercolour, 78 x 57 cm, £500

Gateway to Dreams

Jenny Ross
Acrylic & ink, 77 x 94 cm, £2,000

How Important the Dreaming Mind Becomes

Jenny Ross
Acrylic & ink, 74 x 94 cm, £2,000

Run

Louise Rowe
Watercolour & ink, 70 x 80 cm, £600

Born with a Silver Spoon

Patricia Rozental
Watercolour, 31 x 41 cm, £395

Coloured Rocks, Iona

Bob Rudd RI
Watercolour, 56 x 58 cm, £1,400

Luskentyre, South Harris

Bob Rudd RI
Watercolour, 56 x 78 cm, SOLD

North Beach, Iona

Bob Rudd RI
Watercolour, 112 x 111 cm, £4,200

Transformation

Dilan Sarioglu
Watercolour, 44 x 46 cm, £1,250

All Girls Together

Rosa Sepple PRI
Watercolour, ink & collage, 20 x 28 cm, £895

Harbour Church

Rosa Sepple PRI
Mixed media, 81 x 102 cm, SOLD

Little Kitty

Rosa Sepple PRI
Watercolour & collage, 28 x 19 cm, £895

Voice of the Stream

Fauzia Shabnam
Watercolour, 75 x 58 cm, £500

Storm at Cill Rialaig #III

Bina Shah
Ink, peat ash, graphite, gum arabic, egg tempera & glaire, 43 x 34.5 cm, £875

Winter Storm on Bracken Fields #I

Bina Shah
Ink, bitumen, peat ash, graphite, gum arabic, egg tempera & glaire, 43 x 34.5 cm, £875

Piaf, Lisbon

Diana Sheldon
Watercolour & collage, 65 x 54 cm, £695

Early, Emerald Lake

Ian Sidaway RI
Watercolour, 51 x 51 cm, SOLD

Related events

Artist Workshop
3 April 2019
Bring in a small portfolio of your work for a Critique with Ann Blockley RI
Artist demonstration
3 April 2019
Tianya Zhou RI will be demonstrating his watercolour technique in the gallery and answering questions
Artist demonstration
3 April 2019
Bob Rudd RI will be showing his sketchbooks
Special event
3 April 2019 to 18 April 2019
Members of the RI will be in the gallery answering visitors' questions
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Artist demonstration
4 April 2019
Jean Noble RI will be showing her sketchbooks
Artist Workshop
4 April 2019
with Steven Allan Griffiths RI
Artist demonstration
5 April 2019
Ian Sidaway RI will be showing his sketchbooks
Artist Workshop
6 April 2019
Bring in a small portfolio of your work for a Critique with Ann Kilvington RI
Artist demonstration
8 April 2019
Roger Dellar RI PS ROI will be demonstrating his watercolour technique in the gallery and answering questions
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Lecture
9 April 2019
Members of the RI answer your questions
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Special event
9 April 2019
Winsor & Newton present an evening event in Celebration of Water Colour
Exhibition Tour
10 April 2019
Two tours led by RI member Jean Noble
Special event
10 April 2019
Estelle will be based in the Main Gallery space and you can drop in anytime between 12 noon and 1.30pm.
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Artist Workshop
11 April 2019
Bring in a small portfolio of your work for a Critique with Jean Noble RI
11 April 2019
Two tours led by RI member Robin Hazlewood
Special event
11 April 2019
Estelle will be based in the Main Gallery space and you can drop in anytime between 12 noon and 1.30pm
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Artist demonstration
12 April 2019
Christopher Forsey RI will be demonstrating his watercolour techniques in the gallery and answering questions
Artist demonstration
12 April 2019
Ian Sidaway RI will be showing his sketchbooks
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Artist demonstration
13 April 2019
Paul Banning RI RSMA will be demonstrating his watercolour techniques in the gallery and answering questions
Fazakerley-Pauline-The-Old-Booking-Hall
Artist demonstration
13 April 2019
Pauline Fazakerley RI will be demonstrating her watercolour techniques in the gallery and answering questions
Sepple-Rosa-All-Girls-Together
Lecture
16 April 2019
Members of the RI answer your questions
Noble-Jean-Coastal-Landscape
Artist demonstration
17 April 2019
Jean Noble RI will be showing her sketchbooks