191st RHA Annual Exhibition

The Royal Hibernian Academy are delighted to announce that the 191st RHA Annual Exhibition will this year, once again, move from its usual summer opening to September 2021, Government restrictions allowing.

We look forward to opening and welcoming you to the exhibition from 27 September, 2021.

For those wishing to submit works to the exhibition, please note important dates below:


15 MarchOnline Applications, see HERE: www.royalhibernianacademy.oess1.uk/ 

25 June – Online Applications – NOW Closed

6, 7 August Hand in of Works for Second Stage of Selection

20, 21 August – Hand Back of Unselected Works

27 September – Exhibition Opens to the Public, Limited Numbers will Apply, Booking Available

30 October – Exhibition Closes

31 October – Collection of Works

All information concerning the digital submission procedure and the terms and conditions of the exhibition are available on the OESS website here: www.royalhibernianacademy.oess1.uk/ 

We will be implementing HSE/NSAI required protocols for the safety and comfort of all our visitors and staff and ask that you wear a mask during your visit. Thank you for your understanding on this matter. Your safety is our priority.


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