143rd RUA Annual Exhibition

22 May 2024

Deadline: July 13, 2024

The RUA Annual Exhibition is open for applications. The exhibition provides a unique platform for acclaimed artists and emerging talent to showcase their artwork. The 143rd Annual Exhibition will run at the Ulster Museum, Belfast from 18th October 2024 to 6th January 2025.

 The Royal Ulster Academy welcomes submissions from emerging and established artists across the disciplines of the visual arts. Initial Submissions should be made online.


Submissions of work are invited from visual artists working in all mediums.

Including : Painting, drawing, original prints, photography, video, textiles, ceramics, sculpture.
Anyone over the age of 18 can submit work.  There is no maximum age limit.
Work entered to the exhibition must have been created between 2022 and 2024.
Work previously exhibited in Northern Ireland will not be accepted. The RUA reserves the right to reject work that they believe may be in breach of copyright.


Key dates:

Deadline: 13th July 2024, 12 noon
Selection Notification: 22nd July


See here for more information about applying, eligibility and more.

If you have any questions email info@royalulsteracademy.org or call 028 9032 0819.


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