Exhibitions & Projects

Ode to a Tool: RBS Fellows Debate

28 January 2015

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

The RBS is proud to announce the first RBS Fellows debate, Ode to a Tool, on 28 January 2015 from 6:30 to 8:30pm. Three eminent RBS Fellows, Helaine Blumenfeld OBE FRBS, Bruce Gernand…

Announcement of Sculpture Shock 2015 Winners - Richard Wilson RA

21 January 2015

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

The Royal British Society of Sculptors is delighted to invite you to join us for a glass of wine on Wednesday 21 January 2015 as the internationally celebrated sculptor Richard Wilson RA…

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Children from L'ecole bilingue gather to share the sculptures they made during a recent sculptor-led workshop at the RBS

Schools Workshop: RBS Bursary Award—Emma Hunter

15 January 2015

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

This January Emma Hunter, a recipient of the RBS Bursary Award (2014), led a children’s sculpture workshop at our headquarters.  Her involvement marks the second year that a…

TALK: Sculpture Shock 2015 Finalists

14 January 2015

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

Hear the nine finalists of Sculpture Shock 2015 present their work and the unique appeal of the site specific in a dynamic slam style series of 7 minute back to back talks.…

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Ed Jones MRBS, winner of the Brian Mercer Stone Carving Residency 2013, at Fondazione Sem

Brian Mercer Residencies—Ed Jones and Richard Stone

6 November 2014 - 12 December 2014

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

PRIVATE VIEW: 5 November 2014, 6:30-8:30pm The Royal British Society of Sculptors is delighted to host an exhibition of works created by the winners of the 2013 Brian Mercer Stone and Bronze…

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Joanna Sands in the Sculpture Shock Studio. Image: A K Purkiss

Sculpture Shock: Historic—Joanna Sands

9 December 2014 - 11 December 2014

The Asylum, Caroline Garden’s Chapel London SE15 2SQ

PRIVATE VIEW: 10 December 2014, 6:30-9:30pm Opening hours: Tuesday 9 December 12-7pm; Wednesday 10 December 12-9:30pm; Thursday 11 December 12-3pm ‘Buildings create a sense of place and I would like…

Vessel—Andrew Burton

18 November 2014 - 29 November 2014

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

PRIVATE VIEW: 19 November 2014, 6-8pm Burton’s sculptures and installations are often based on architectural or simple functional forms seen in a landscape. Their realisation involves working through a…

Spotlight 2014

21 October 2014 - 29 November 2014

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

Congratulations to the winners of Spotlight 2014: Kate McLeod (Sculpture), Andrew Burton (Installation), and Lisa Selby (Video/Sound/Performance)! Working in partnership with the RBS, Andipa Gallery, an established commercial gallery…

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Richard Stone MRBS, winner of the Brian Mercer Bronze Casting Residency 2013, Fonderia Mariani

TALK: Brian Mercer Residencies—Ed Jones and Richard Stone

26 November 2014

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

Join us for a glass of wine as the winners of the Brian Mercer Residencies discuss their practice and their experiences in Pietrasanta, Italy. Ed Jones MRBS was awarded the 2013…

Some Prefer Nettles—Lisa Selby

4 November 2014 - 15 November 2014

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

PRIVATE VIEW: 6 November 2014, 6-8pm; performance starts sharply at 7:20pm Performers: Robert Harrop, Abigail Lingford, James Nixon, Rosie Sanders and Jessica Carter Selby exposes a…

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Almuth Tebbenhoff, 'Void' (detail), 2013

Almuth Tebbenhoff FRBS: Napoleon Garden

1 May 2014 - 3 November 2014

Napoleon Garden, Holland Park W8 6LU

Private View: 30 April 2014, 4:30pm – 6:30pm Accompanying Exhibition in the Ice House Gallery, Holland Park, W8 6LU from 30 April 2014 - 1 May 2014, 11am - 4pm ‘When you realise the difference…

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Year 3 students from Fox Primary School explore Sunset at Napoleon Garden, Holland Park.

Autumn Schools Workshops: Napoleon Garden—Almuth Tebbenhoff FRBS

22 September 2014 - 2 November 2014

Napoleon Garden, Holland Park

Must book in advance by contacting Cynthia Scoville, Education Officer, at schools@rbs.org.uk The Royal British Society of Sculptors has recently unveiled a very exciting outdoor sculpture installation…

Props—Kate McLeod

21 October 2014 - 1 November 2014

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

PRIVATE VIEW: 22 October 2014, 6-8pm McLeod’s practice is underpinned by the concept ‘becoming other’. The work is visceral - an expressive pursuit concerned with materiality within…

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Clare Burnett, Paper Economy, 2013

Spitalfields Public Art Programme

24 October 2013 - 30 October 2014

Spitalfields, London E1

Reception: 1 October, 6:30-8:30pm Six exhibitors from the Royal British Society of Sculptors have been selected to display a range of works in the latest phase of Spitalfields E1 public…

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Marguerite Humeau, Lucy from The Opera of prehistoric Creatures, 2011. Image Peter Watkins.

Bursary Awards 2014

18 September 2014 - 24 October 2014

RBS Galleries, 108 Old Brompton Road, SW7 3RA

PRIVATE VIEW: 17 September 2014, 6:30-8:30pm Samuel Adams ∙ Neil Ayling ∙ Gillian Duffy ∙ Beatrice Haines ∙ Marguerite Humeau ∙ Emma Hunter ∙ Virgile Ittah ∙ Hollie Mackenzie ∙ Ana Catarina Pereira ∙ Gloria Zein RBS Bursary Awards 2014, now…

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Gloria Zein, Sculptures to be Sung at, 2014

Sculptures to be Sung at Performance

24 October 2014

RBS Galleries, 108 Old Brompton Road, SW7 3RA

Join us at the Royal British Society of Sculptors on Friday 24 October as RBS Bursary Award Winner Gloria Zein and composers from the Royal College of Music come together for…

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Alex Chinneck, Take my Lightning but Don’t Steal my Thunder, 2014. Image Jeff Moore

TALK: Covent Garden Sculpture Slam

15 October 2014

North Hall, Market Building, Covent Garden London WC2E

To celebrate the launch of RBS Member Alex Chinneck’s ambitious installation Take my Lightning but Don’t Steal my Thunder hovering over Covent Garden’s East…

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Virgile Ittah, Regarding the pain of the other, 2013

TALK: Sculpture Slam—RBS Bursary Awards 2014

8 October 2014

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

Join us for a glass of wine and an energetic series of short talks with the ten winners of the 2014 RBS Bursary Awards: Samuel Adams, Neil Ayling, Gillian Duffy,…