Open Exhibition of Architecture

  • Open Call
  • Worldwide
  • 06/02/2022
  • Open Call
  • Worldwide
  • 06/02/2022

Website Royal Scottish Academy

We are delighted to announce that the RSA Open Exhibition of Architecture is returning once again this spring as part of the 196th RSA Annual Exhibition.

On view from 23 April – 12 June 2022, the exhibition will showcase a diverse range of contemporary art and architecture from our Royal Scottish Academicians, plus artists and architects carefully selected from online open submissions.

The Open Architecture element aims to highlight some of the most interesting current architectural practices across Scotland and beyond.

Online submission is now open for the 2022 exhibition for works of any scale and in any suitable architectural medium – including models/3D, drawing, photography and film/animations.

How to submit work

Architects may submit up to TWO works of any size. Work may be submitted in any suitable medium, including drawings, photography, models, video work etc.

Entry is £35 per work (student & under 26s £10) plus £10 hanging fee if selected.

Architects must register and submit their work online at

Please click on the REGULATIONS and FAQs below for further details and if you have any questions –


Key dates
Online Application deadline: Sunday 6 February 2022 at 5pm
Pre-selection announced: Wednesday 9 March 2022, from midday
Hand-in of works: Thursday 7, Friday 8, Saturday 9 April, 10am – 4.30pm
Final selection announced: Wednesday 13 April 2022, from midday
Exhibition open to public: Saturday 23 April – Sunday 12 June 2022

The Royal Scottish Academy of Art & Architecture is a Registered Scottish Charity which is self-financing. We do not receive any subsidy from the local authority or the Scottish Government. Any profits are re-channelled into our work supporting the breadth of artists and emerging architects across Scotland. We achieve this through our awards, residencies and exhibitions programmes. Our Fine Art Collections are Recognised as being of National Significance by the Scottish Government – as awarded by Museums Galleries Scotland.

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