Exhibitions & Projects

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…

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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…

SKULPTUR

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…

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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…

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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…

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…