10 October 2019 to 19 October 2019

10am to 5pm

Main Gallery, North Galleries and Threadneedle Space

Admission £4, £3 concessions, Free to Friends of Mall Galleries, RSMA Friends and those under 25 years of age

Presenting this year's Annual Exhibition by the Royal Society of Marine Artists, featuring nearly 400 pieces by elected members and non-members, celebrating all aspects of the sea with themed works in a broad range of styles and media.

The common theme is the sea and tidal waters although, within that remit, work is wide and varied. Subjects range from deep water shipping to coastal scenes, competitive sailing to quiet harbours, marine wildlife to still-life. Some specialise in carefully researched historical paintings; others paint en plein air, attempting to capture the essence of the scene at a particular moment in time; yet others work in their studio from copious notes and sketches made on location.

The Royal Society of Marine Artists (RSMA) is widely recognised as the focal point for much of Britain's finest contemporary marine art and many of the country's leading marine artists are elected members of the Society.

During the exhibition, visitors can meet the artists at work in the gallery.


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Selected Works

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Gray-Douglas-Martina--Friends.jpg

Martina and Friends, Scarborough

Douglas Gray RSMA

Oil
56 x 97 cm
Gray-Douglas-QE-NEW-YORK.jpg

QE2 New York

Douglas Gray RSMA

Oil
44 x 50 cm
Grove-Nick-Beach-Huts-Old-Hunstanton.jpg

Beach Huts, Old Hunstanton

Nick Grove

Oil
40 x 50 cm
Grove-Nick-The-Albatross-Morning-Light.jpg

The Albatross, Morning Light

Nick Grove

Oil
40 x 50 cm
Hall-Tim-Butterfly-Rose-of-Argyll-Mousehole.jpg

Butterfly, Rose of Argyll, Mousehole

Tim Hall RSMA

Oil
141 x 170 cm
Hebditch-Nick-Sandymouth-Beach.jpg

Sandymouth Beach

Nick Hebditch

Oil
37 x 46 cm
Henry-Lelia-Storm-Passes.jpg

Storm Passes

Lelia Henry

Charcoal
20 x 38 cm
Holmes-Rick-On-The-Mud.jpg

On the Mud

Rick Holmes

Pastel
56 x 56 cm
Holmes-Rick-Towards-Noss-Mayo.jpg

Towards Noss Mayo

Rick Holmes

Pastel
56 x 56 cm
Hope-Benjamin-Sea-Shells-.jpg

Sea Shells #1

Benjamin Hope NEAC PS RSMA

Oil
32 x 37 cm
Hope-Benjamin-Southwark-Towards-Tower-.jpg

Southwark towards Tower #2

Benjamin Hope NEAC PS RSMA

Oil
41 x 41 cm
Hope-Benjamin-Sun-on-Canary-Wharf.jpg

Sun on Canary Wharf

Benjamin Hope NEAC PS RSMA

Oil pastel
35 x 31 cm
Hope-Benjamin-The-Barge-from-Southwark-Bridge.jpg

The Barge from Southwark Bridge

Benjamin Hope NEAC PS RSMA

Soft pastel
67 x 51 cm
Horner-Richard-Church-Cove-Lizard.jpg

Church Cove, Lizard

Richard Horner

Oil
54 x 66 cm
Horner-Richard-High-Tide-At-Ray-Pool-Rinsey.jpg

High Tide at Ray Pool, Rinsey

Richard Horner

Oil
78 x 103 cm
Horner-Richard-Low-Tide-At-Ray-Pool-Rinsey.jpg

Low Tide at Ray Pool, Rinsey

Richard Horner

Oil
78 x 103 cm
Horner-Richard-Song-Of-The-Sea-Cave-Nanjizal.jpg

Song of the Sea Cave, Nanjizal

Richard Horner

Oil
79 x 69 cm
Howard-Ken-From-the-Bacini-Venice-2016.jpg

From the Bacini, Venice 2016

Ken Howard OBE Hon RBA PPNEAC RA ROI

Oil
59 x 33.5 cm
Howard-Ken-Mousehole-Harbour-Low-Water.jpg

Mousehole Harbour, Low Water

Ken Howard OBE Hon RBA PPNEAC RA ROI

Oil
33.5 x 39 cm
HowellDavid-PlagedesHirondellesSaintLunaireBrittany.jpg

Plage des Hirondelles Saint-Lunaire, Brittany

David Howell PPRSMA

Oil
60 x 70 cm
Huband-Geoffrey-Chimera.jpg

Chimera

Geoffrey Huband RSMA

Oil
81 x 107 cm
Huband-Geoffrey-Low-Water-Contre-Jour.jpg

Low Water, Contre Jour

Geoffrey Huband RSMA

Oil
81 x 107 cm
Huband-Geoffrey-Nymphe--Cleopatre.jpg

Nymphe & Cleopatre, 18 June 1793

Geoffrey Huband RSMA

Oil
60 x 80 cm

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