Exhibitions & Projects

RBS Bursary Awards Exhibition SLAM TALKS

18 May 2016

108 Old Brompton Road

Join us on Wednesday 18 May 2016 as the ten winners of the RBS Bursary Awards 2015 present an energetic series of 5 minute back-to-back talks discussing their work in the…

CONFLICT: Annual Fellows’ Event 2016

3 February 2016

RBS, 108 Old Brompton Road, London SW7 3RA

Following the success of last year’s event, Clare Burnett, President of the RBS, invites you to an evening of debate between 3 eminent Fellows on the commemoration of and…

2015 FIRST@108: Public Art Award Finalists’ Exhibition

8 October 2015 - 29 January 2016

For the first time, the RBS is partnering with CW+ (the charity for the Chelsea & Westminster Hospital) to deliver the 2015 FIRST108: Public Art Award, providing the opportunity…

Andipa Gallery & RBS present SPOTLIGHT 2015

10 December 2015 - 9 January 2016

Andipa Gallery, Lower Floor Gallery, 162 Walton Street, Knightsbridge, London SW3 2JL

Congratulations to Giorgio Bevignani, the winner of Spotlight 2015! Working in partnership with the RBS, Andipa Gallery, an established commercial gallery in London, will host a solo exhibition for Giorgio Bevignani…

Brian Mercer 2014 Stone Carving Residency Exhibition

22 October 2015 - 8 January 2016

Alice Cunningham was selected from the RBS membership to spend 3 months developing her carving skills with the support and guidance of world-renowned artisans at Fondazione Sem in Pietrasanta, Italy. Cunningham…

Sculpture Shock: Historic— Hanna Haaslahti

3 December 2015 - 7 December 2015

PRIVATE VIEW: Wednesday, 2 December 2015, 12.00-2.00pm In December 2015, Hanna Haaslahti, Winner of the Historic category of Sculpture Shock 2015, will develop a site-specific sculptural intervention for the Ionic Temple in the…


Julia Vance, HOLD in Napoleon Garden, white Carrara marble, 2015

Julia Vance MRBS: Napoleon Garden

21 May 2015 - 1 November 2015

Napoleon Garden, Holland Park, London, W8 6LU from

To celebrate the work of female sculptors for the fourth year of the collaboration between the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and the Royal British Society of Sculptors, we…

SKULPTUR: Publication now available to purchase online

23 July 2015 - 23 October 2015

On 25 June 2015, Royal British Society of Sculptors was delighted to launch its first pulication Skulptur, at the Royal Norwegian Ambassador's Residence in London. Skulptur…

RBS Bursary Awards 2015 SLAM TALKS

30 September 2015

108 Old Brompton Road

Join us for the Sculpture Slam talks to launch the RBS Bursary Awards 2015, celebrating the work of ten emerging sculptors of outstanding talent and potential.   On Wednesday, 30 September 2015, 6:3…

Sculpture Shock Ambulatory: William Mackrell’s Gaps, glitches and speed bumps

9 September 2015 - 13 September 2015

Calling all London Bus users, this September prepare to find yourself immersed in the rhythms of the city as William Mackrell presents the culmination of his 2015 AMBULATORY Sculpture Shock residency:…

Boyle Family

4 June 2015 - 17 July 2015

Private View: Wednesday 3 June, 6.30 - 8.30pm Artists' Talk: 17 June, 6.30 - 8.30pm, Talk at 7pm   Contemporary Archaeology: The World Series, Gotland Site 1968 / 2015   The Royal British Society of Sculptors is…

Sculpture Shock 2015 Slam Talks Online

16 January 2015 - 16 July 2015

On 14 January, the nine finalists of Sculpture Shock 2015 presented their work and the unique appeal of the site specific in a dynamic slam style series of 7 minute back to back…


Lynn Dennison, Sweet Thames, run softly till i end my song, 2015. Image: AK Purkiss

Sculpture Shock: Subterranean—Lynn Dennison

14 May 2015 - 18 May 2015

The Brunel Museum, Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, London, SE16 4LF

PRIVATE VIEW: Wednesday, 13 May 2015, 6:30-9:00pm The Brunel Museum, Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, London, SE16 4LF This May, the Royal British Society of Sculptors will present a new site specific intervention…

Sculpture Shock: Subterranean—Lynn Dennison - Museums at Night 2015

16 May 2015

The Brunel Museum, Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, London, SE16 4LF

PERFORMANCE: Saturday, 16 May 2015, 6:30-9:00pm The Brunel Museum, Railway Avenue, Rotherhithe, London, SE16 4LF Join us at the Brunel Museum as we go underground into the Rotherhithe Shaft for a…


4 February 2015 - 15 May 2015

RBS Galleries, 108 Old Brompton Road, London SW7 3RA

PRIVATE VIEW: 4 February 2015, 3:30-8:30pm Prince’s Gardens, Imperial College London, the Goethe-Institut London and the RBS Galleries in South Kensington, London Royal British Society of Sculptors (RBS)…

Ode to a Tool: RBS Fellows Debate – Talks Online

28 January 2015 - 28 April 2015

On 28 January 2015, three eminent RBS Fellows, Helaine Blumenfeld OBE FRBS, Bruce Gernand FRBS and Michael Petry FRBS, introduced their most loved tools sparking a lively debate on the role of…


Alexander Costello, Art is…, 2014, handmade screen print on Southbank smooth.

Sculpture Shock Print—Alexander Costello

3 September 2014 - 28 February 2015

Alexander Costello, winner of the AMBULATORY, category of Sculpture Shock 2014, allows us to revel in the absurd and delight in art’s capacity for questioning accepted norms through his…


Vannpaviljong by William Pye FRBS in Drammen, Norway 2011

Conception Execution Reception Talk Series Online

14 October 2014 - 28 February 2015

In the Spring of 2014 the Royal British Society of Sculptors hosted an exhibition and series of artists and curators’ talks with three eminent British sculptors, Richard Deacon RA, William…