The RUA Annual Exhibition is one of the most eagerly anticipated exhibitions in the Northern Irish cultural calendar, providing a unique platform for acclaimed artists and emerging talent to showcase their artwork at the Ulster Museum.

The exhibition contains approximately 250 examples of painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, video etc. This year there were almost 1,300 open submission entries of which 190 were ultimately selected for inclusion. Some of the works reflect the times we are living in and allude to isolation, social distancing and surviving in Covid times.

This year’s exhibition is open to the public from 16 October 2020 to 3 January 2021 and is not to be missed.  The exhibition can also be experienced online using cutting edge technology that brings art to the people wherever they are.

This exhibition is included in the General Admission Ticket. Please note that booking is currently essential to gain access to the Ulster Museum.

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