1 Jul 2017

Competitions Royal Ulster Academy of Arts’ 136th Annual Exhibition

Royal Ulster Academy of ArtsBelfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

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Opportunity Description

International Deadline: July 9, 2017 – The Royal Ulster Academy of Arts 136th Annual Exhibition will take place at the Ulster Museum, Belfast from the 6th October 2017 – 7th January 2018. With over 85,000 visitors in 2016, this long standing event aims to celebrate, enrich, and expand contemporary approaches to the visual arts.

The Annual Exhibition showcases works by members of the Academy and works selected through open submission.

Artists applying through the open submission process can enter a maximum of three works in any medium online by 30th June 2017. From these entries the Selection Panel will draw up a shortlist of works for delivery to the Academy. The Annual Exhibition will be selected from these shortlisted works.

Independent adjudicator Arthur Watson President Royal Scottish Academy, will select recipients of the Academy’s gold, sliver and bronze medal prizes. All other prizes will be awarded by prize sponsors.

Over £7,000 in prize money will be awarded to exhibiting artists of merit.

Fees are £15 per artwork for the first two works and £10 for the third work entered. Students are offered a reduced rate of £10 for the first two works entered and £7.50 for the third work.


Founded in 1879, the Royal Ulster Academy is the largest and longest established body of practicing visual artists in Northern Ireland. Through a series of education and exhibition events throughout the year the organisation aims to celebrate, enrich and expand contemporary approaches to the visual arts.

Royal Ulster Academy of Arts
+44(0) 28 9032 0819

Opp Categories: + Open to Multi-Media. Opp Types: Competitions. Opp Tags: Deadlines 07 July thru Aug and Open to Artists Worldwide. Income: Cash or Value Awards and Exhibition – Group.

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