London Region Advisory Day - LRPS and ARPS

18 February 2017

10:30 - 16:30

Ideas Store, Whitechapel
321 Whitechapel Road
United Kingdom
E1 1BU

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RPS Member£20.00 
Non RPS Member£25.00 

Attending this Advisory day will give you the opportunity to discuss your images with current panel members in a professional but friendly atmosphere. 

Who are the Advisors?
Sue Brown FRPS –    Deputy Chair of Fine Art, and Licentiate panel member
Marie Ange-Bouchard  ARPS –    Licentiate panel member

What advice will I receive on the day?
Content and technical for the following -
LRPS Advice
ARPS Fine Art Only   

Content & Technical advice - this is when the panel member present is a member of the appropriate panel. You will be given content and technical advice face to face, and a copy of the summary of advice form.

How much does it cost?
£15 for observers.
£25 for non-members who would like advice
£20 for RPS members who would like advice

How many images shall I bring?
LRPS 10 images plus a minimum of 5 spares and maximum of 10
ARPS - 15 images plus a minimum of 5 spares and maximum of 10

Do all my images need to be mounted?
All images should be mounted except for your spares; this will ensure we can display them correctly.

Important note
The advice given will depend on the portfolio seen on the day and the advice from a panel member is guidance only. It is the responsibility of the applicant to make the final decision on which images to put forward for assessment

Attending for Advice:
On arrival please register at the back of the room and hand your panel over.  You will have the opportunity to receive guidance on your proposed panel and how to prepare it. The panel assessors will introduce the advisory day and show examples of successful panels. You will then be invited to display your images for comment.

Before you attend please make sure you have read the Distinctions Guidelines which contains important information on requirements, categories and criteria regarding the panels. This can be downloaded from the RPS website  It is advisable to bring along a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 10 spare images.


Cancellation policy

Please inform The Society as early as possible if you have to cancel your attendance at the event, distinction advisory day or assessment, or workshop. Generally speaking, we do not give refunds for events costing £5.00 or less. For events costing more than that, we are unable to refund your payment or transfer you to another event less than fourteen days beforehand. However, if we can resell your ticket we will refund the cost in full. In the unlikely event of The Society having to cancel an event we will normally give you at least one week’s notice and your ticket cost will be refunded in full. The Society will not refund your travel or accommodation costs and you are advised to check your hotel and travel cancellation policy.

Hearing and access requirements

The Ideas Store is fully wheelchair accessible, but if you have special needs, please check the website or call the store directly on 020 7364 4332

London Distinctions
Email the event organiser

Region: London