Royal Academy of Arts - Submissions Open for Summer Exhibition 2018
14 Feb

14 Feb to 14 Feb

Entry to the Summer Exhibition 2018 is now open. The submission deadline is 23:59 (GMT) on Wednesday 14 February.

This year, entries to the Architecture Room in the Summer Exhibition will be co-ordinated by Piers Gough RA, who will be showcasing architectural models.

He intends to create a room of models at eye height, encouraging architects to enter three-dimensional works of "all sizes and scales ... rough ideas up to fully finished in any medium".

Ideally, the models submitted would be robust enough to be exhibited without protective covers.

If you would like a chance to see your work displayed in the world’s largest open-submission exhibition, this is the place to get started. Just follow our three simple steps.

  1. Submitted previously? You should already have a Summer Exhibition account. Login to your account, or request a new password if you’ve forgotten.First time entrant? Register now and we’ll send you a link to your new account.
  2. Pay your entry fee You can enter one or two works, for a fee of £35 per work, which covers our administration costs. You can pay this online by credit or debit card.
  3. Enter the details and upload images of your artwork

What happens next?

The first round of selection is made from digital images of artworks, from which the judges will shortlist up to 4,000 entries to be delivered to the Academy for the final round.

If you are successful in the first, digital round, we will notify you by email and ask you to deliver your artwork to the Royal Academy for the next round of selection.

You can also check the progress of your submission using your Summer Exhibition account whenever you like.

Cost and deadlines

The entry fee is non-refundable. If you choose to enter only one work, it won't possible to add a second work at a later date.

You must pay your fee and submit your digital entry, including images of your artworks, by 23:59 (GMT) on 14 February 2018 at the latest. We will not accept any late submissions.

Make sure you read the Terms and Conditions of Entry.

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