Category: Annual Exhibition

Award Winning Artists at 136th Annual Exhibition

Eighteen awards were presented at the RSW 136th Annual Exhibition opening and here is our first selection of winners. Wei Shu Xin, 22, won the £3000 Alexander Graham Munro Travel Award for the best painting submitted by an artist under 30 years old.  She was born in Hong Kong and is currently a postgraduate student …read more

January Opening for 136th Annual Exhibition

Artist Jim Dunbar, who was elected President of the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour in October last year,  presented the awards at the Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour 136th Annual Exhibition which recently opened at the Royal Scottish Academy Building in Edinburgh. The exhibition is open until 28 January 2017 and …read more

Events During the RSW Exhibition

Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour 134th Annual Exhibition Royal Scottish Academy Building, The Mound, Edinburgh.  Until 31 January 2015 Book Making and Book Binding Workshop with Marion Archibald Sunday 25 January 2015 2pm-4.40pm Whether you want to show your own art in another format or make sketchbooks from scratch, artists’ books offer lots …read more

133rd Annual Exhibition Opens in Edinburgh

The 133rd Annual Exhibition has opened at the Royal Scottish Academy Building in Edinburgh until 24 March 2013.  It features over 250 new paintings by over 170 leading and emerging artists from across Scotland including Dame Elizabeth Blackadder, Emma Davis, Will Maclean, Gordon Mitchell, Angus McEwan, Barbara Rae and new Honorary RSW Member Adrian Wiszniewski. A selection of works …read more

2012 Annual Exhibition Celebrating Watercolour Painting

The 132nd Annual Exhibition by The Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour takes place at the Royal Scottish Academy in Edinburgh from 4 February until 1 March 2012.  A dynamic and colourful celebration of watercolour painting is features more than 180 paintings by over 130 established and emerging young artists from across Scotland. 132nd Annual Exhibition, …read more

Extreme Watercolour

The triptych ‘Datum Marks on Blue’ by Glasgow based artist Tom McKendrick RSW RGI, who has taught and painted in parallel over the last thirty years,  features on the cover the 2012 Annual Exhibition catalogue and Watermark, the free RSW newsletter. Here is an insight into his work. Can you tell me about your own …read more

2011 Showcase of Scottish Watercolours

The Annual Exhibition by The Royal Scottish Society of Painters in Watercolour is one of the best annual showcases of paintings by established and emerging young artists from across Scotland. The 131st Annual Exhibition took place at the Royal Scottish Academy in Edinburgh in March 2011 and featured more than 180 paintings by over 130 artists …read more