Fellows Exhibition 2016

25 October – 15 November 2016 This exhibition showcased the RSASA’s best from current ranks of Fellows of the Royal South Australian Society of Arts. The RSASA celebrates 160 years in 2016: it is the longest running art society for members here in Australia.

Aspiring Associates Exhibition

An annual exhibition Once RSASA members receive three awards of merit while showing their work in members’ exhibition they reach the level of Associate. Each year Associates are invited to apply for Fellowship by showing a body of work along with back up material such as journals, concept development and sketches etc. Fellows of the […]

Lisa Ingerson

AN ARTIST ON THE MOVE by Jack Condous It is exciting to come across so much talent and ability in South Australia. It is even more exciting when you get the chance to interview an artists who loves what they are doing. You can see, feel and hear the enthusiasm coming from many of the […]

A Feather in our Cap

Great publicity for RSASA in Parliament of South Australia  Frances Bedford, MP, JP, Member for Florey, gave the RSASA great publicity following her recent experience with the portrait exhibitions. Attached is the full document that was tabled in the SA Parliament. This gives praise to the RSASA, its artists and the planning of these exhibitions. […]

Spring Exhibition 2015

Stepping Out was the title of the members’ Spring Exhibition 2015 was opened on 27 September 2015. Members were asked to wear their Paint Gear and what a spectacular rainbow of members that attended. Bev Bills, Director of RSASA, opened it. Awards of Merit were given to the following members: Mekhaiel Abdelmalak, cat. #20, Granite […]

A Taste of South Australia

A Taste of South Australia was an exhibition in 2015 hung in the Adelaide Airport, showcasing RSASA Members. The walls of the Adelaide Airport were full of colour. Our fair state was on display for the world to see, after RSASA President Vikki Waller and our hanging crew’s efforts. Thank you to all our volunteers.

Salt of the Earth

31 July – 30 August 2015 This was the RSASA members’ Winter Exhibition with SALA Festival. Merit Awards went out to Penny McLaren, Doris Unger, Camilo Esparza-Garcia, Stefan Zarebski, Lixin Hu (2  Awards), Louise Smith and Tahira Sabeen. Also on display are most of the Portraits that where created during demonstrations during the RSASA Portrait […]

Portrait Demonstration – 23 July 2015

Last day of Portrait Demonstrations here at the Royal. What a turn out. Sitting for her portrait was Jay McGrath, Magistrate. The artists involved in the demonstration was Gary Lee-Gaston OAM, Ann Nolan, Sophie Downey, and Frey Micklethwait.

Portrait Demonstration – 16 July 2015

Our sitter was James Bruce, Chair State Library Board, looking dapper as he celebrates 175 years of the Adelaide Hunt Club. Artist today are Coralie Armstrong, Lynn Robins, Peter Noble and Cathi Steer.

Portrait Demonstration – 14 July 2015

Session 7 and we are half way through our Portrait Demonstrations. Sitter: Mr Martin Haese, The Honourable The Lord Mayor, City of Adelaide. Artists: Abby Turner, Lisa Ingerson M, Scott Eames F, and Lisa Ingerson. Thank you, this session was well participated.