Deadline for 2018 has now passed – check back in early 2019 for more details

CALLING ALL ARCHITECTS!  The RSA is pleased to present the RSA Open Exhibition of Architecture, returning this year as part of the RSA Annual Exhibition 2018. The RSA Architecture Open aims to showcase some of the most interesting architectural practices drawn from across Scotland and beyond. This exhibition will feature a range of models, architectural drawings and film and will be curated by convenor Richard Murphy RSA.

KEY DATES (all 2018)
Online Registration Deadline – Wednesday 28 March @ 5pm
Pre-Selection announced – Friday 6 April
Hand-in of works – Friday 20 & Saturday 21 April, 10am-4.30pm
Final Selection announced – Thursday 26 April
Collection of unselected work – Friday 27 & Saturday 28 April, 10am-4.30pm
Opening reception – Friday 4 May, evening (time tbc)
Open to public – Saturday 5 May to Wednesday 6 June
Collect unsold work – Friday 8 & Saturday 9 June, 10am ‐ 4.30pm


Please note – the deadline for 2018 has now passed, please check back in early 2019 for next year’s application details


All architects will need to register and complete the online application process at

Applications must be completed by Wednesday 28 March @ 5pm.  After this date, you will not be able to make changes to your online submission and new entries will not be accepted.

Architects may submit up to TWO works in total
• 2D work (Drawings/Photography) – max. 130cm x 130cm
• 3D work (Models) – max. 130cm³ (excluding plinth)

3D Animations are also accepted as a submission.  All AV equipment and plinths must be supplied by the architect.

Please download and read the regulations and info below in full before applying

RSA Architecture Open 2018_Regulations

Architecture Open FAQs_18

International Architects_Information