Royal Society of Marine Artists - Call for entries 2013


The Royal Society of Marine Artists (RSMA) invites you to submit work to their annual exhibition held at Mall Galleries in Central London, open 16 to 27 October 2013.

The RSMA welcomes painting and sculpture that involves the sea and the marine environment, including harbours and shorelines, traditional craft and contemporary shipping, creeks, beaches, wildlife - in short anything that involves tidal water.

Maximum of six works to be submitted. Maximum of four works will be selected. Work must have been completed within the last two years.

Acceptable media:
Oil, acrylic, watercolour, original prints of any media, drawings and pastels. Sculpture must be from a limited edition not exceeding twelve, signed or initialled, and, if more than one piece, the edition number and availability indicated on each piece. We cannot receive pictures taller than 2.4m (8ft), please call in advance if your work exceeds this.

If you are unable to submit online download the registration pack below:

Online Submission opens
Thursday 25 April (noon)

Submission Deadline
Thursday 25 July (noon)

Notification of pre-selection posted on the registration site from:
Thursday 1 August (noon)
(If pre-selected, please deliver your work(s) on the receiving days listed below).

Receiving Days
Friday 16 & Saturday 17 August, 10am-5pm

Select this link for information on regional handing-in points.

Notification of selection to the exhibition:
Wednesday 21 August (noon)

Collection of unaccepted work:
Saturday 24 August, 10am-5pm

Collection of unsold exhibition work:
Thursday 31 October, 10am-5pm

Exhibition dates 2013:
Private View: Tuesday 15 October, 2-8pm
Opens to public: Wednesday 16 October, 10am-5pm
Closes: Sunday 27 October, 1pm

Download the Registration Pack