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New English Art Club OPEN CALL

Artists are invited to submit work for exhibition alongside members of the New English Art Club at the NEAC Annual Exhibition 2024.

The New English Art Club (NEAC) showcase not only for its members but also for aspiring artists: with a history going back more than a hundred years, it is an opportunity for work to be seen alongside some of the best artists painting today, held at Mall Galleries in London.

The exhibition offers over ten prizes and awards, including, NEW The Ken and Dora Howard Prize (£1,000) for a painting that best captures a sense of light & The Hermione Hammond Drawing Prize (£2,000) for a drawing by an emerging artist aged 35 or under.

Submissions are OPEN NOW until Friday 8 March 2024

Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours | OPEN CALL

Final couple of days left to submit artworks to the Royal Institute of Painters in Water Colours open call, CLOSING Friday 2 February 2024 at 12 noon.

Submit your watercolor masterpieces this week for a chance to be featured in the prestigious RI 212th Annual Exhibition, the world's largest showcase of contemporary watercolor and watermedia paintings with over 400 exceptional artworks!

The show, in spring 2024, offers the opportunity to win prizes & awards worth over £7,500 and have your work seen by thousands of visitors to Mall Galleries.


Royal Society of Portrait Painters| OPEN CALL 2024

Artists are invited to submit work for exhibition alongside members of the Royal Society of Portrait Painters at the RP Annual Exhibition 2024.

The Royal Society of Portrait Painters invites artists from all over the world to submit portraits for its Annual Exhibition in 2024. Selected artists will have their work exhibited in a prestigious showcase at Mall Galleries, London, at which a number of works will sell and a number of commissions will be placed.

Open Call submission deadline: Friday 26 January 2024, 12 noon.

The total prize fund is £40,000, including The William Lock Portrait Prize (£20,000) and The Ondaatje Prize for Portraiture (£10,000).

Royal Society of British Artists | OPEN CALL 2024

Artists are invited to submit work for exhibition alongside members of the Royal Society of British Artists at their Annual Exhibition 2024! Submission deadline: Wednesday 10 January 2024, 12 noon.

Here are some of the reasons to enter the RBA Annual Exhibition 2024:

• £10,000 grand prize
• Plus another c.£10,000 of prizes and awards (see ‘Prizes & Awards’ on our website)
• Non-members are eligible for all prizes with the exception of the Whistler Award (£3,000)
• 200 non-member works will be selected to show with us and will appear in our catalogue
• The RBA selects quality, whether paintings, sculptures, printmaking or drawing.

Hesketh Hubbard Bursaries | CLOSING SOON

Free life drawing classes for a year!
Submissions are free of charge and open until Friday 3 November 2023.

The bursaries offer:

– The opportunity to attend weekly life drawing sessions at Mall Galleries free of charge for a year, starting from January 2024.

– Untutored sessions take place on Friday evenings and selected Monday evenings, between 6:00pm and 8:15pm. (Understandably there might be times when artists are unable to attend sessions, however frequent absences may result in the bursary being withdrawn).

The Pastel Society | OPEN CALL

Calling all pastel artists!

The Pastel Society seeks the best in contemporary pastel and dry media, combining technical skill with creative originality for the Society's 125th Exhibition.

Submission deadline: Friday 24 November 2023 at 12 noon.

The Society accepts all types of pastel, chalk or crayon including soft pastels, hard pastels, oil pastels, ink pastels, water-based pastels, cont crayons or sticks, sanguine, and similar dry mediums including charcoal and pencil. Mixed media works are welcome where pastel or another dry media is the primary medium.

Get ready to compete for numerous prestigious prizes and awards, including two NEW, exciting awards:


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