RBSA Gallery

RBSA Gallery
4 Brook Street
St. Paul's
Birmingham
B3 1SA
England

Website

www.rbsa.org.uk

E-mail

rbsagallery@rbsa.org.uk

Telephone

0121 236 4353

Fax

0121 236 4555

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.
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The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists (RBSA) is an artist-led charity which supports artists and promotes engagement with the visual arts through a range of inclusive activities.

Venue Type:

Gallery, Artist studio or collective, Association or society, Archive, Heritage site

Opening hours

Monday - Friday 10.30 - 5.30 Saturday 10.30 - 5.00
Sunday 1.00 - 5.00
Open Bank Holidays 1.00-5.00

Admission charges

Free

Collection details

Archives, Fine Art, Personalities

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
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Robert Hand ARBSA - Craftwork in Cafe

  • 29 November 2014 — 7 March 2015 *on now

A combination of hand-built raku and pit-fired ceramics.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions/robert-hand-arbsa/

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June Dudleston - Cafe Wall

  • 29 December 2014 — 14 February 2015 *on now

An exhibition exploring landscape scenes over the changing seasons.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions/june-dudleston-rbsa/

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Val Pitchford RBSA - Craft Gallery Wall

  • 29 December 2014 — 28 February 2015 *on now

Val explores the small and very small format through abstract landscapes, still life and flower paintings.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions/val-pitchford-rbsa/

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Exhibition

  • 30 December 2014 — 7 February 2015 *on now

Start the year with a treat for your art collection. Work by RBSA Members and Associates are on show, all priced at £200 or under!

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/whats-on/exhibitions/start-exhibition-2/

Events details are listed below. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all. For events that don't have a specific date see the 'Resources' tab above.
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Winter Workshop - Printed Portraits for Beginners

  • 9 — 10 February 2015 11am-4:30pm

Experiment with intaglio and relief printmaking before choosing one method to produce a printed portrait. Ideal for those new to printmaking, but suitable for anyone interested in the technique.



Booking essential

To book please contact the Gallery on 0121 236 4353. Payment can be made in cash or by card or cheque. Cheques are to be made payable to RBSA.

Places are limited to 10 students per workshop. Allocation will take place on a first come first served basis, subject to receipt of full non-transferable and non-refundable payment.

The RBSA Gallery reserves the right to withdraw the course. In this eventuality, you will be notified and fully refunded.
Price

£103 per person
£93 for Friends of the RBSA and students

A valid student ID must be provided to receive a student discount.

Admission

Price

£103 per person
£93 for Friends of the RBSA and students

A valid student ID must be provided to receive a student discount.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/workshops-learning/adult-workshops/course-list/printed-portraits-for-beginners/

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Winter Workshop - Grand Designs

  • 11 February 2015 11am-4:30pm

Take the theme of architecture and use pen, brush, and wash to create sketches and experimental drawings on extreme scales! Suitable for anyone looking to extend their drawing skills, including beginners.

Booking essential

To book please contact the Gallery on 0121 236 4353. Payment can be made in cash or by card or cheque. Cheques are to be made payable to RBSA.

Places are limited to 10 students per workshop. Allocation will take place on a first come first served basis, subject to receipt of full non-transferable and non-refundable payment.

The RBSA Gallery reserves the right to withdraw the course. In this eventuality, you will be notified and fully refunded.

Admission

Price

£53 per person
£48 for Friends of the RBSA and students

A valid student ID must be provided to receive a student discount.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/workshops-learning/adult-workshops/course-list/grand-designs/

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Winter Workshop - Silk-Screen Printing with Hand-Cut Stencils

  • 12 February 2015 11am-4:30pm

Make stencils using your own images, patterns or designs and print onto paper to create a small edition of unique prints. Suitable for all abilities, including beginners and experienced printmakers looking to refresh their skills.

Booking essential

To book please contact the Gallery on 0121 236 4353. Payment can be made in cash or by card or cheque. Cheques are to be made payable to RBSA.

Places are limited to 10 students per workshop. Allocation will take place on a first come first served basis, subject to receipt of full non-transferable and non-refundable payment.

The RBSA Gallery reserves the right to withdraw the course. In this eventuality, you will be notified and fully refunded.

Admission

Price

£55 per person
£50 for Friends of the RBSA and students

A valid student ID must be provided to receive a student discount.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/workshops-learning/adult-workshops/course-list/silk-screen-printing-with-hand-cut-stencils/

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Winter Workshop - Urban Sketching

  • 13 February 2015 11am-4:30pm

Develop techniques and approaches for producing drawings and studies from direct observation on location in the urban environment. Suitable for all abilities.

Booking essential

To book please contact the Gallery on 0121 236 4353. Payment can be made in cash or by card or cheque. Cheques are to be made payable to RBSA.

Places are limited to 10 students per workshop. Allocation will take place on a first come first served basis, subject to receipt of full non-transferable and non-refundable payment.

The RBSA Gallery reserves the right to withdraw the course. In this eventuality, you will be notified and fully refunded.

Admission

Price

£50 per person
£45 for Friends of the RBSA and students

A valid student ID must be provided to receive a student discount.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/workshops-learning/adult-workshops/course-list/urban-sketching/

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Winter Workshop - Dynamic Pastels

  • 14 February 2015 11am-4:30pm

Combine different colours, papers and techniques to create vibrant and imaginative pastel paintings. Suitable for all abilities, including beginners.

Booking essential

To book please contact the Gallery on 0121 236 4353. Payment can be made in cash or by card or cheque. Cheques are to be made payable to RBSA.

Places are limited to 10 students per workshop. Allocation will take place on a first come first served basis, subject to receipt of full non-transferable and non-refundable payment.

The RBSA Gallery reserves the right to withdraw the course. In this eventuality, you will be notified and fully refunded.

Admission

Price

£50 per person
£45 for Friends of the RBSA and students

A valid student ID must be provided to receive a student discount.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/workshops-learning/adult-workshops/course-list/dynamic-pastels/

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Winter Workshop - Petals and Pattern

  • 16 February 2015 11am-4:30pm

Employ pattern and colour to create exciting and interesting floral still-life compositions in watercolour. Suitable for all abilities, including beginners.

Booking essential

To book please contact the Gallery on 0121 236 4353. Payment can be made in cash or by card or cheque. Cheques are to be made payable to RBSA.

Places are limited to 10 students per workshop. Allocation will take place on a first come first served basis, subject to receipt of full non-transferable and non-refundable payment.

The RBSA Gallery reserves the right to withdraw the course. In this eventuality, you will be notified and fully refunded.

Admission

Price

£52 per person
£47 for Friends of the RBSA and students

A valid student ID must be provided to receive a student discount.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/workshops-learning/adult-workshops/course-list/petals-and-pattern/

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Winter Workshop - Expressive Treescapes in Pastel

  • 17 February 2015 11am-4:30pm

Capture the character of trees in the landscape by using a range of techniques and textures in soft pastels. Suitable for all abilities, including those new to pastel.

Booking essential

To book please contact the Gallery on 0121 236 4353. Payment can be made in cash or by card or cheque. Cheques are to be made payable to RBSA.

Places are limited to 10 students per workshop. Allocation will take place on a first come first served basis, subject to receipt of full non-transferable and non-refundable payment.

The RBSA Gallery reserves the right to withdraw the course. In this eventuality, you will be notified and fully refunded.

Admission

Price

£50 per person
£45 for Friends of the RBSA and students

A valid student ID must be provided to receive a student discount.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/workshops-learning/adult-workshops/course-list/expressive-treescapes-in-pastel/

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Winter Workshop - Using Negative Space in Watercolours

  • 20 February 2015 11am-4:30pm

Create layers of imagery and depth in your paintings by exploring the spaces around objects in pencil, washes, and ink. Suitable for all abilities, particularly beginners.

Booking essential

To book please contact the Gallery on 0121 236 4353. Payment can be made in cash or by card or cheque. Cheques are to be made payable to RBSA.

Places are limited to 10 students per workshop. Allocation will take place on a first come first served basis, subject to receipt of full non-transferable and non-refundable payment.

The RBSA Gallery reserves the right to withdraw the course. In this eventuality, you will be notified and fully refunded.

Admission

Price

£53 per person
£48 for Friends of the RBSA and students

A valid student ID must be provided to receive a student discount

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/workshops-learning/adult-workshops/course-list/using-negative-space-in-watercolours/

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Winter Workshop - An Introduction to Printmaking

  • 21 February 2015 11am-4:30pm

mmerse yourself in different printmaking techniques before selecting one for the creation of a final piece. Suitable for all abilities and ideal for those new to printmaking.

Booking essential

To book please contact the Gallery on 0121 236 4353. Payment can be made in cash or by card or cheque. Cheques are to be made payable to RBSA.

Places are limited to 10 students per workshop. Allocation will take place on a first come first served basis, subject to receipt of full non-transferable and non-refundable payment.

The RBSA Gallery reserves the right to withdraw the course. In this eventuality, you will be notified and fully refunded.

Admission

Price

£53 per person
£48 for Friends of the RBSA and students

A valid student ID must be provided to receive a student discount.

Website

http://www.rbsa.org.uk/workshops-learning/adult-workshops/course-list/an-introduction-to-printmaking/

Resources listed here may include websites, bookable tours and workshops, books, loan boxes and more. You may need to scroll down or click on headers to see them all.

Curriculum based workshops and tours on request

The RBSA has facilities to hold up to 30 children for curriculum based workshops and tours of the gallery.
The RBSA also provides outreach services to schools.

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