Friends 2017

29 June — 22 July 2017

Friends. Ed Isaacs. Kings Heath Church 390px

Ed Isaacs, Friend of the RBSA
Kings Heath Church, Ink and Watercolour

Our annual display of artwork by the Friends promotes their range of artistic talents and acknowledges their importance to the Society.

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How to pay your display fee

Once you have received your notification of selection which will state the amount due, please pay your display fee, if applicable, by Thursday 29 June.

  • Over the phone. Please contact the Gallery on 0121 236 4353 for card payment.
  • In person at the Gallery. Payment can be made in cash or by card or cheque. Cheques are to be made payable to RBSA.
  • Using your card details or your PayPal account please choose from the drop down menu below then click the red button.

Call for entries - How to enter


Click the link on the top right to download the interactive application pack or send a SAE to the gallery. Please use Adobe® Reader® (free software) if completing the application pack on a computer.

This exhibition is exclusively open to Friends of the RBSA working in all media. Works including jewellery, ceramics and textiles as well as drawing, painting and printmaking are all welcome entries. This year,
photography can also be accepted.

Deadline to enter

Entry form must be received by 4pm on Wednesday 14 June.

+ Find out how to join the Friends to enter this exhibition!

Troubleshooting download problems

Downloading files involves many variables and these may cause various problems. If you experience any issue when downloading the application pack please check the following to help you resolve the problem:

+ Is the latest (free) version of Adobe® Reader® installed on your computer?
+ Which browser are you using? We recommend Firefox.
+ Check that your computer settings allow you to download files.

If you are still unable to download the application pack after checking the above, please try to right click the link and choose 'Save link as'.

If none of the above enables you to download the application pack, please click here to contact us and we will be happy to send it to you via email.

Key Dates

  • Galleries 1 & 2
    29 June — 22 July 2017

    Our annual display of artwork by the Friends promotes their range of artistic talents.