Exhibitions & Projects

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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,…

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Alexander Costello, Making Progress, 2014, performance. Image Tobias Hussey.

Sculpture Shock: Ambulatory—Alexander Costello

4 September 2014 - 7 September 2014

See below for schedule and mooring locations

PRIVATE VIEW:  3 September 2014, 6:30-9:00pm, boarding at Camden Lock (West side) Text ‘PROGRESS’ to 07788299403 for live location updates The Royal British Society of Sculptors is delighted to…

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Slipstream by Richard Wilson at Heathrow’s new Terminal 2 The Queen’s Terminal, 2014. Photographer David Levene

Conception Execution Reception

5 June 2014 - 25 July 2014

RBS Galleries, 108 Old Brompton Road, SW7 3RA

PRIVATE VIEW: 4 June 2014, 6:30-8:30 PM For the first time in one place, the Royal British Society of Sculptors unites three of the most eminent British sculptors: Richard Deacon RA, William…

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Alexander Costello, a priori (1), 2013, paper, photograph of performance. Image Credit Tobias Hussey

Schools Workshops: Sculpture Shock 2014—Ambulatory

19 June 2014 - 22 July 2014

Latimer Road Studios

Must book in advance by contacting Cynthia Scoville, Education Officer, at schools@rbs.org.uk From 3 June – 12 September 2014, Alexander Costello, winner of the Ambulatory category of Sculpture Shock 2014, will…

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Almuth Tebbenhoff FRBS, Sunset, 2014, fabricated steel, painted

Schools Workshops:  Napoleon Garden—Almuth Tebbenhoff FRBS

2 June 2014 - 18 July 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…

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Nose to Nose, Beginning to End by Richard Deacon RA for the Glasgow Garden Festival 1988

TALK: Conception Execution Reception—Richard Deacon RA and Isabel Vasseur

16 July 2014

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

For the final talk in the Conception Execution Reception Public Art Behind the Scenes series, Turner Prize winning sculptor, Richard Deacon RA and Isabel Vasseur, pioneer of the Public Art…

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Slipstream by Richard Wilson at Heathrow’s Terminal 2 The Queen’s Terminal. Photographer David Levene. © LHR Airports Limited

TALK: Conception Execution Reception—Richard Wilson RA and Mark Davy, Futurecity

2 July 2014

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

The second of three talks in the Conception Execution Reception Public Art Behind the Scenes series, Richard Wilson RA and Mark Davy, founder of Futurecity which specialises in art in…

Deux Chevaux—William Mackrell

21 June 2014

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

Deux Chevaux is a performance by William Mackrell consisting of two horses pulling a two-horse power car (Citroen 2CV) through the Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea and Westminster, stopping…

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'Vannpaviljong' by William Pye FRBS in Drammen, Norway 2011

TALK: Conception Execution Reception—William Pye FRBS

18 June 2014

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

The first of three talks in the Conception Reception Execution Public Art Behind the Scenes series, William Pye FRBS, presents Vannpaviljong, 2011. A highly interactive work, Vannpaviljong occupies a square in…

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Justine Cook, Rookery (detail), 2013

Spitalfields E1 Public Art Programme Walking Tours

6 June 2014 - 12 June 2014

Spitalfields E1, Meet under the canopy on Bishops Square

Join the curators, Rachel Dickson & Emma Russell, for a tour of the Spitalfields Public Art Programme which has run since 2007 and this year features a flourishing cross-section of the…

First@108 Public Art Award: Evolution—Sam Shendi

31 October 2013 - 1 June 2014

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

The Royal British Society of Sculptors is delighted to announce Sam Shendi as the winner of the £10,000 opportunity to create a new piece of public sculpture—the FIRST@108…

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Patrick Lowry, American Dream, 2013, 100 x 1400 x 800 cm, plywood, wood, Perspex, fibreglass, artificial plants, gravel. Image: Steve Tanner

Sculpture Shock: Subterranean—Patrick Lowry

15 May 2014 - 19 May 2014

The Horse Hospital, Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1JD

Private View: 14 May 2014, 6:30-9pm, The Horse Hospital, Colonnade, Bloomsbury, London WC1N 1JD The Royal British Society of Sculptors is delighted to present a new site specific installation…