Join the RGI


The RGI is an independent organisation founded in 1861 to promote and encourage Scotland’s contemporary art and artists. Membership of the Institute is open to all who want to support the fine arts. For only £60 per annum you will enjoy the privileges of RGI membership.

Also, with the introduction of the new online submission system, artist members enjoy free submission for one work only to enter into the RGI Annual Exhibition.

Other benefits include:

  • Attend all events at the RGI gallery for free or at a discounted rate.
  • News via the email mailing list.
  • 2 works per year on the RGI online shop (one work every six months)
  • Submit to the Open Calls (approx. 2 per year).
  • 10% discount at Paint & Mortar, Bourdon Building, GSA.
  • 10% discount at Merchant City Print, High Street, Glasgow.
  • 10% discount at We Are Display Framers


Full membership


Young membership, for under 25s/student/recent graduate
(within 2 years of graduation)


  • Young Membership
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