RBSA Gallery

RBSA Gallery - Exterior
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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, Association or society

Opening hours

Monday - Saturday: 10.30 - 5.00
Sunday: 1.00 - 5.00

Closed on Bank Holidays

Admission charges


Collection details

Archives, Fine Art, Personalities

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Brian Fletcher

Brian Fletcher RBSA

  • 16 October — 18 November 2017 *on now

Explore the many different qualities of paint in this selection of mixed-media and impasto paintings.

Suitable for

  • Any age
  • Family friendly



Franklin Malcolm, Morris

Equivalent 8

  • 30 October — 18 November 2017 *on now

An exhibition of 64 abstract and semi-abstract sculptures, paintings, and drawings by 8 RBSA Members: Viv Astling, Steve Evans, Malcolm Franklin, Jo Naden, Jenny Ryrie, Michael Sadler, George Taylor, and David Walton.

This exhibition will run alongside the show in Gallery 1 of artworks by abstract artist William Gear (1915-1997), providing an excellent opportunity to see a range of artworks of this type from the RBSA’s past
and present.

Suitable for

  • Any age



William Gear Caged Yellow

Colour and Form - William Gear (1915-1997)

  • 1 — 18 November 2017 *on now

This Exhibition explores his key role in developing and promoting abstract art within Birmingham and across the UK. We are delighted to include in this show artworks from Gear’s estate that have never been exhibited.

Suitable for

  • Any age



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.

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






0121 236 4353

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