Submissions are invited


The Pastel Society Annual Exhibition 2016

The Pastel Society seeks the best in contemporary dry media, combining traditional skills with creative originality. It is a registered charity, founded in 1898, widely recognised for its success in promoting and encouraging the use of pastel within the contemporary art world.

How to Submit

ALL work must be submitted online. Pre-selection from online entries will take place, after which pre-selected entries should be delivered to Mall Galleries, London, for final selection:
– Upload images of work at between Monday 3 August and Friday 6 November 2015, 12 noon [Note: Images must be in JPEG format and under 1MB]

Online submission opens: Monday 3 August 2015, 12 noon

Online submission closes: Friday 6 November, 12 noon


Any artist over 18 may submit.

Acceptable media: Pastels, oil pastels, charcoal, pencil, conte, sanguine, or any dry media.

Submission fee: £15 per work (£10 per work for artists aged 35 or under).

Work must have been completed during the twelve months prior to the exhibition anf not have been exhibited elsewhere.

Maximum of six works submitted. Maximum of four works selected.

Works should not be larger than 2.4m along the longest dimension.

Minimum price: £300.

For further details visit the website:

Mall Galleries,

The Mall, London SW1

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