Open Call | RHA Annual Exhibition 2017 (Submission Fee)

Closing date for applications: 23 March

Applications are now open for Ireland’s oldest and largest open submission exhibition, the 187th RHA Annual Exhibition. Open to all artists working in paint, drawing, print, sculpture, photography and architecture, the RHA Annual attracts a large public and critical audience. With sales in excess of €400,000 in 2016, the Annual is also a key event of the art calendar for both public and private buyers.

Forms can now be downloaded only from the RHA website:
It is vital that artists print the entire pdf and return the form and reply sections (as marked) to the RHA along with fee. Artists must print and attach two labels to each piece entered. Work will not be accepted without the labels.

Please note that forms will not be posted. If you cannot download a form for any reason, copies will be available to collect from the RHA from 3 January.

Forms plus fees must be returned to the RHA by Thursday, 23 March.
Your work will be handed in to RHA on Friday 7 April and Saturday 8 April, from 10.30am to 4.30pm only.

Labels must be attached to your work, both tie on and stick on label. This helps us identify your work – RHA receive over 3,000 works each year and works without labels cannot be accepted.

You can submit up to three pieces and each piece costs €15 to submit. Commission for all participating artists in the 187th Annual Exhibition is 40%.

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