Royal Watercolour Society

Royal Watercolour Society Launch Exhibition

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Immerse yourself in the latest art exhibition by the Royal Watercolour Society.

The RWS NOW exhibition marks an exciting new chapter in the Society's long history as they return to a gallery they once occupied over 200 years ago.

Event Info

Date & Time

June 07 - June 21

Tuesday - Saturday, 11am - 5pm


3-5 Whitcomb Street, London WC2H 7HA, UK

The brand-new RWS Gallery at Whitcomb Street is finally opening its doors after almost a decade of planning, negotiations, and renovation work.

Located just off Trafalgar Square, this exhibition is sure to inspire and promote the idea that art is for everyone.

Featuring a wide range of water-based media, including gouache, acrylic, pen & ink, pigment, collage, mixed media, and traditional watercolour, the RWS NOW exhibition promises to be an unmissable event.

As the oldest and most prestigious watercolour society in the world, the RWS has a rich history and an impressive roster of past members. Sir Lawrence Alma-Tadema, E.R. Hughes, William Hunt, and John Singer Sargent are just a few of the talented artists who have been part of this esteemed society.

The RWS is made up of an elected Membership of the finest practitioners in contemporary water-based painting, making it an artist-led society of great distinction.

Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to witness the RWS' latest artistic triumph and celebrate its return to the historic Whitcomb Street location.

Whether you're an art enthusiast or simply appreciate the beauty of water-based media, the RWS NOW exhibition is a must-see!

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