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Gibraltar artist accepted for Royal Academy exhibition

The selected artwork by Paul Cosquieri.
The selected artwork by Paul Cosquieri.
  • The Ministry of Culture will help fund the transportation of Paul Cosquieri's work Rock of Ages to the UK

‘Rock of Ages’, a work by Gibraltar artist Paul Cosquieri, has been selected for the prestigious 2019 Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition. Approximately 13,000 works were submitted this year, but only 700 were accepted.

The summer show is the world’s largest open submission exhibition, and it celebrates its 251st anniversary this year.

Paul is a prolific artist and a well-known figure in the local art community. His work is becoming very popular, and he has exhibited at numerous galleries and events in the UK in recent years.

The Gibraltar government’s Ministry of Culture will be assisting him with funds towards the cost of transporting the artwork to the UK for the Royal Academy exhibition.