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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Selected Works

Desert Flower

Martin Caulkin RI
Watercolour, 79 x 97 cm, £2,250

Building a Stalker

Felipe Chavez
Indian ink, 68 x 94 cm, £1,050

Night at Briancon

Kah Wah Chong
Watercolour, 53 x 71 cm, £600

Top of the Hill

Rosie Clark
Pencil & watercolour, 34 x 42 cm, £365

Dusk Falls

Maggie Cochran
Acrylic, 35 x 45 cm, £500

Autumn Leaves 4

Jonathan Collins
Watercolour, 58 x 76 cm, £650

Mountains of Mourne

Julie Collins
Watercolour & acrylic, 45 x 46 cm, £950

1058: Pine Walk No 3

Gary Cook
Ink & watercolour, 28 x 39 cm, SOLD

1058: West Melbury Winter No 3

Gary Cook
Ink & watercolour, 28 x 39 cm, SOLD

Composition with Sap Green

Daisy Cook
Acrylic, 60 x 68 cm, £1,400

Shapeshifter

Daisy Cook
Acrylic, 26 x 28 cm, £950
Ian Cook RI Arlene

Arlene

Ian Cook RI
Watercolour & gouache, 60 x 73 cm, £660
Ian Cook RI Caroline

Caroline

Ian Cook RI
Watercolour & gouache, 60 x 73 cm, £660
Ian Cook RI Elvira

Elvira

Ian Cook RI
Watercolour & gouache, 64 x 78 cm, £660
Ian Cook RI Figure Study 3

Figure Study 3

Ian Cook RI
Watercolour & gouache, 61 x 72 cm, £660
Ian Cook Figure Study 4

Figure Study 4

Ian Cook RI
Watercolour & gouache, 61 x 72 cm, £660
Ian Cook RI Frances

Frances

Ian Cook RI
Watercolour & gouache, 64 x 77 cm, £660

A Selfie

Barry Cooper
Watercolour, 90 x 50 cm, £1,200

Daisy's Dress

Suzsi Corio
Watercolour, gesso & ink, 68 x 50 cm, £820

Mimi's Dress

Suzsi Corio
Watercolour, gesso & ink, 68 x 50 cm, £820

Tuscan Sunshine

Junwei Dai
Watercolour, 70 x 50 cm, £5,000

Chelsea Embankment

Graham Davies
Watercolour, 38 x 38 cm, £680

In the Spice Market, Udaipur

Roger Dellar PS RI ROI
Watercolour & gouache, 46 x 46 cm, £695

Late Afternoon Sun, Hotel Amet Haveli, Udaipur

Roger Dellar PS RI ROI
Watercolour & gouache, 46 x 46 cm, £695

Reflections, Udaipur

Roger Dellar PS RI ROI
Watercolour & gouache, 46 x 46 cm, £695

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