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

Rooks III

Victoria Leigh
Watercolour, 34 x 77 cm, £1,850

The Setting Sun in Water Lane

Xiaoyang Li
Watercolour, 95 x 76 cm, £2,000
Zi Ling A Retired Soldier in Malta

A Retired Soldier in Malta

Zi Ling
Watercolour & acrylic, 71 x 51 cm, £1,900

Bridge

Zi Ling
Watercolour & ink, 71 x 51 cm, £1,900

In Moments of Uncertainty, Hug a Tree

Ellie Ling
Watercolour, 39 x 39 cm, £395

Jeff

Zi Ling
Watercolour & acrylic, 71 x 51 cm, £1,900

Joy for Corn

Zi Ling
Watercolour & acrylic, 71 x 51 cm, £1,900
Juliette Losq

Corpus

Juliette Losq
Watercolour & ink, 48 x 63 cm, £4,000

Terra Infirma

Juliette Losq
Watercolour & ink, 45 x 65 cm, £4,000
Anne Lynch Holding Wisdom for the Young

Holding Wisdom for the Youth

Anne Lynch
Watercolour, 86 x 115 cm, £1,600

Personal Space - Lost Soul

Catherine MacDiarmid
Watercolour, 58 x 54 cm, £890

Personal Space - Pariah

Catherine MacDiarmid
Watercolour, 62 x 44 cm, £890

A Walk towards the Heath, Study III

Liza Mackintosh
Watercolour, pastel & carbon, 35 x 45 cm, £450

Birch Study I

Liza Mackintosh
Acrylic, pastel & carbon, 50 x 50 cm, £500

The Bathers

Ann Mackowski
Ink, pigment & gouache, 32 x 80 cm, £1,200

Lavender Landforms

Ronald Maddox PPRI RBA PS
Watercolour, 65 x 55 cm, SOLD

Demons Never Quite Silenced

Mary Mahler RI
Watercolour & white gold leaf, 78 x 95 cm, £4,500

Fractured Beauty

Mary Mahler RI
Watercolour & gold leaf, 76 x 82 cm, £4,000

Incandescent Blue

Mary Mahler RI
Watercolour, silver leaf & lapis lazuli, 70 x 76 cm, £3,200

Quiet Beauty

Mary Mahler RI
Watercolour & gold leaf, 70 x 76 cm, £3,200

The Night Journey

Yasmin Hayat Maksousa
Watercolour & shell gold, 56 x 39 cm, £1,100

Oh for a Day by the Sea!

Gail Mason
Silkscreen painting, monotype, 104 x 139 cm, £2,225

Balcony Chat

Anne McCormack RI
Acrylic, 49 x 45 cm, SOLD

Havana Flower Market

Anne McCormack RI
Acrylic, 49 x 45 cm, £795

Havana Old Town I

Anne McCormack RI
Watercolour & acrylic, 73 x 65 cm, £1,275

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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
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3 April 2019
Bob Rudd RI will be showing his sketchbooks
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3 April 2019 to 18 April 2019
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4 April 2019
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4 April 2019
with Steven Allan Griffiths RI
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5 April 2019
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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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9 April 2019
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9 April 2019
Winsor & Newton present an evening event in Celebration of Water Colour
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10 April 2019
Two tours led by RI member Jean Noble
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10 April 2019
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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
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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
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Artist demonstration
13 April 2019
Pauline Fazakerley RI will be demonstrating her watercolour techniques in the gallery and answering questions
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16 April 2019
Members of the RI answer your questions
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Artist demonstration
17 April 2019
Jean Noble RI will be showing her sketchbooks