The Royal Society of British Artists Summer Exhibition featured artwork by 21 young people selected from 247 entrants to the RBA's Rising Star Competition, organised jointly with The Arts Society. Entrants are identified by TAS local branches. An article about the RBA competition, which features all the final selections can be found on the main page of the TAS website at https://theartssociety.org.
Scroll down without logging in. Under LATEST NEWS FROM THE ARTS SOCIETY find AWARDS FOR THE RISING STARS. Then click on READ MORE. If you do log in first and are taken to another page, just click on HOME in the top menu bar. The Sussex finalists are Franseca Krum and Amber Li. For further details and the exhibiton dates and venue see our YOUNG ARTS section under the VOLUNTEERING tag.
Amber Li won The Surgeons Prize of £500 for her mixed media work, The River. Francesca Krum (Rob) and nine other entrants were commended and awarded a Michael Harding painting set. Click on GALLERY to see examples of the work exhibited and the high standards of all the work presented to the public. Slide 12 shows the two Sussex pieces, The River (left) and Rob (right just over the left shoulder of the young man in the photograph.