RWS Contemporary Watercolour Competition

The RWS Contemporary Watercolour Competition is an annual competition open to non-Members. It aims to encourage innovation and experimentation in water-based painting including watercolour, acrylic, gouache, pen and ink and watercolour mixed media.

This prestigious competition provides professional artists with an established and internationally recognised platform on which they can exhibit their work. Prizes are awarded during the Competition with previous winners including James Faure Walker ARWS and Bridget Moore ARWS.

For further information regarding submissions please download the entry pack opposite.

The competition is now closed and selected artists have been chosen.  For a full list of exhibiting artists please see 'Successful Entrants 2014'