Open all Media 2017

16 March — 08 April 2017

Sponsored by Fresh: Art Fair

Caroline Griffin ARBSA.Tabletop with Flowers. Oil on board. articleCaroline Griffin RBSA
Tabletop with Flowers, Oil

As part of our charitable work to support artists the RBSA stages various ‘Open’ exhibitions annually. The ‘Open all Media’* is one of the most popular and attracts entries from across the UK. It provides artists with the opportunity to exhibit their work, whether it is 2D or 3D, and the chance to be awarded for their talent. Works including jewellery, ceramics, textiles as well as drawing, painting and printmaking are all welcome entries.


Buy the art you love

We also offer an interest-free loan* on purchases to the value of £100 - £2,000 through Arts Council England’s ‘Own Art’ scheme. Enquire at the Gallery or click here for details. * Representative 0% APR.


Call for entries - How to enter

Click the link on the top right to download the 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 open to all artists working in all media*. Works including jewellery, ceramics and textiles as well as drawing, painting and printmaking are all welcome entries.

Please note that Friends of the RBSA do not pay entry fees, only paying display fees if the works are selected.

+ Find out how to join us as a Friend and discover all the benefits now!


Deadline to enter

Entry form, digital file(s) of the work(s) entered and entry fee must be received by 4pm on Wednesday 1 February.

Please note that Friends of the RBSA do not pay entry fees, only paying display fees if the works are selected.

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


Paying your entry fee online

Using your card details or your PayPal account please choose from the drop down menu below then click the red button.

Choose from the list below


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.


* Except photography


The RBSA gratefully acknowledges the generous financial support provided by Fresh: Art Fair. Click the link on the top right of this page to download your free ticket now!

 

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Key Dates

  • Galleries 1 & 2
    16 March — 08 April 2017

    Sponsored by Fresh: Art Fair