Be inspired and seize the opportunity to exhibit your work alongside photographers from across the world. Open to both members and non-members, we organise exhibitions and competitions throughout the year for photographers at all levels of photographic practice. Our print exhibitions tour the UK and overseas, and many are accompanied by exhibition catalogues that are available from the online shop.

The Exhibitions Department organise the International Photography Exhibition, International Images for Science Exhibition, RPS Members' Biennial and monthly 365 competitions. RPS exhibitions are available for hire. Contact the Exhibitions Department for more information.


Find out the latest news about RPS Exhibitions including events, tour dates, exhibitor updates, award announcements and more...

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RPS International Photography Exhibition 160

The RPS International Photography Exhibition 160 is now touring and will visit Aberystwyth Arts Centre from 27 January 2018.

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International Images for Science 2017

The International Images for Science exhibition showcases fascinating images which illustrate how photography is used in science, and the role it plays in our everyday lives.

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Exhibitions Archive

From wrestling to reptile blood you are sure to discover something new in our archive. Take a look and be inspired to develop your photography and enter one of our future competitions.

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With effect from 1 January 2018 the Society has discontinued its patronage scheme. Read more below.

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