RSMA Exhibition Info & Dates
RSMA Exhibition Info & Dates

The following Awards will be presented at the 2021 RSMA Exhibition (subject to confirmation)

Each year a number of prizes are awarded. Most of the prize-winners are selected by the companies or individuals sponsoring the award. We are most grateful for the continuing support of all our sponsors.

The Baltic Exchange Award

For an outstanding work related to the maritime industry, selected by the Society’s President and the Chairman of the Baltic Exchange. Including works related to trade (ports, cargo vessels, etc), ship building, safety at sea / the crew, the RNLI or NCI. The Baltic is an historic membership organisation at the heart of the international shipping industry, providing services relied upon by shipping markets worldwide.
Value: £2000.

The Murray's Commercial Fishing Award

For a work in any medium depicting commercial fishing.
Value: £500.

The Kenneth Denton Award

For a work on the theme 'The Sea in all its Moods'. Made possible by the generosity of long-standing member Kenneth Denton.
Value: £500.

The Charles Pears Award

For an outstanding work, in any medium, by a non-member. To be judged by the RSMA Selection Committee.
Value: £500.

The RSMA Award for the Best Small Painting

For a work in any medium measuring no more than 30cms (12") along its longest length (excluding frame). Made possible by the generosity of a member.
Value: £300.

The RSMA New Generation Award

Awarded by the Society, the successful artist will receive £250. Open to all artists aged 35 or under at the close of submissions.

The Winsor and Newton Oil Prize

For a notable oil painting.
Value: £250 worth of Winsor & Newton materials to be chosen by the winner.

The Topbond Marine Award

For works depicting marine engineering or construction activities in harbours, estuaries or marine waters within the UK.
Value: £250.

The Classic Boat Prize

The winner will take home a handsome, hand-crafted sculpture by Astins Sailing Sculptures, given for the most atmospheric depiction of a classic boat.

The Artist Magazine Award

For the most deserving work, as judged by the Magazine. The winner will be interviewed for a feature in The Artist magazine, print and digital edition.
Value: Feature article in The Artist magazine.

Submit work to the RSMA Exhibition
Submit work to the RSMA Exhibition
Submit work to the RSMA Exhibition
Submit work to the RSMA Exhibition

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