The Royal Ulster Academy’s 134th Annual Exhibition will take place at the Ulster Museum, Belfast from the 16th October 2015 – 3rd January 2016. With over 80,000 visitors, 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 and by invitation.

Artists applying through the open submission process can enter a maximum of three works in any medium online, by 17th June 2015. 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.

To enter the exhibition please visit:–exhibition

Over £7,000 in prize money will be awarded to exhibiting artists of merit. Prizes include The Young Artist Prize, Portrait Prize, Printmaking Prize and the Royal Ulster Academy President’s Prize for a full–time student.


Call for Entries for the
140th RUA Annual Exhibition

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