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Artists 30d ago

Art Party: coming to a cinema near you

A new film by Bob and Roberta Smith RA and Tim Newton has its first screening at the RA.


Artists 1mth ago

Behind the scenes: Anselm Kiefer's studio at Barjac

In the lead-up to his major RA exhibition this autumn, we take a look inside the artist's huge "gesamtkunstwerk" in the south of France.


RA Exhibitions 2mth ago

Peter Fonda in Conversation

In celebration of the RA's exhibition 'Dennis Hopper: The Lost Album', the BFI hosted a special event with Peter Fonda.


RA Exhibitions 2mth ago

Carlos Cruz-Diez in conversation

The legendary Venezuelan artist Carlos Cruz-Diez discusses his experiments with colour and movement, and how he engages viewers with his art.


RA Exhibitions 2mth ago

A look inside 'Radical Geometry'

Explore some of the highlights in our exhibition of groundbreaking abstract art from 20th-century South America


Our Collection 3mth ago

RA Collection acquires first film work

The film 'Love has no reason' by RA Schools graduate Julie Born Schwartz has been added to the Royal Academy's historic Collection.


Artists 3mth ago

Tracey Emin talks about 'My Bed'

Tracey Emin RA's 'My Bed' (1998), one of the seminal works of the Young British Artist generation, goes up for sale at Christie's on Tuesday 1 July.


RA Exhibitions 4mth ago

Opening the Summer Exhibition in style

The Summer Exhibition Preview Party is one of the most glamorous events in the London calendar - and a major fundraiser for the RA.


RA Exhibitions 4mth ago

Varnishing Day at the Summer Exhibition 2014

Celebrating with the artists in this year's Summer Exhibition.

RA Exhibitions 4mth ago

An introduction to 'Radical Geometry'

This summer the RA presents an exhibition of some of the most exciting geometric abstract art ever made.


Artists 4mth ago

Paint inspiration: Ken Howard RA

Ken Howard RA's range of interior paints created specially for the Royal Academy is inspired by his beloved Venice, a city where he has had a studio for the past 10 years.


Artists 5mth ago

Paint inspiration: David Mach RA

The artist's new paint range for the RA draws inspiration from his life and work.


RA Exhibitions 5mth ago

Summer Exhibition 2014: Judging

In the second of our behind-the-scenes videos about the RA Summer Exhibition 2014, we take a look at the judging process and speak to the exhibition's coordinator Hughie O'Donoghue RA.


Opinion 5mth ago

Wandering Words

'Sensing Spaces' was a transformative exhibition for the RA in lots of ways and from the beginning we wanted to break new ground in the types of events we organised for it.


RA Exhibitions 5mth ago

Artists submit their work for the Summer Exhibition

In the first of our behind-the-scenes videos about the RA Summer Exhibition 2014, we speak to some of the artists submitting their work.


RA Exhibitions 5mth ago

Lundahl & Seitl introduce 'Symphony of a Missing Room'

Swedish-born artists Lundahl & Seitl are bringing their experiential artwork 'Symphony of a Missing Room: Archive of the Forgotten and Remembered' to the RA this summer.


RA Exhibitions 6mth ago

Anselm Kiefer in conversation with Tim Marlow

Watch our video of Anselm Kiefer Hon RA discussing his work with broadcaster and art historian Tim Marlow ahead of his major UK retrospective this autumn.

Artists 7mth ago

Learning by making

Inspired by our ‘Renaissance Impressions’ exhibition, Stephen Chambers RA decided to create his own chiaroscuro woodcut. Here he shares his discoveries and includes his step-by-step guide.


RA Recommends 8mth ago

Charlie Billingham, Sarah Lucas and Ann Christopher RA

From contemporary maritime art to disemboweled books: everything worth seeing this week.


RA Recommends 8mth ago

Gifted, Victor Burgin, and Sean Scully RA

From 100 works on paper to Asian art in London: everything worth seeing this week.


Artists 8mth ago

Meet the architects: Álvaro Siza and Eduardo Souto de Moura

More than any other architects, Álvaro Siza and Eduardo Souto de Moura have made me look with a fresh eye at the Royal Academy’s galleries and architecture.


Artists 8mth ago

Meet the architects: Kengo Kuma

It may seem a strange term for an architect to coin, but Japanese architect Kengo Kuma has been developing an idea of what he calls “weak architecture”.


Artists 9mth ago

Meet the architects: Diébédo Francis Kéré

When putting together this group of architects I purposefully sought out those who would bring a variety of perspectives on how we think about architecture and the spaces around us.


Artists 9mth ago

Meet the architects: Li Xiaodong

It was when sitting with Li Xiaodong in a courtyard garden in the Huairou district, a mountainous area near the Great Wall, an hour north of Beijing, that many of his observations of Chinese culture and sensib...


Inside the Academy 10mth ago

A taste of Sensing Spaces

Sensing Spaces will transform the RA's Main Galleries with structures, light, sounds and smells. Hear from behind the scenes as the exhibition installation gets underway.


Artists 10mth ago

Meet the architects: Sofia von Ellrichshausen and Mauricio Pezo

Spending some time with the Chilean architects who 'consider' rather than 'design'.


Artists 10mth ago

Meet the architects: Grafton

“Buildings tell the stories of our lives in built form… We walk through and feel spaces with our whole bodies and our senses, not just with our eyes and with our minds. We are fully involved in the experience;...

Inside the Academy 10mth ago

Nicolas Bourriaud: What is the exform?

Culture, history and rejection in the Google era.


RA Exhibitions 11mth ago

Who's who in Sensing Spaces

Introducing the architects taking part in 'Sensing Spaces: Architecture Reimagined'.

Artists 11mth ago

B is for Bill

As Bill Woodrow RA prepares for his major retrospective at the Academy, Richard Cork talks to him about the extraordinary range of his sculpture and how one recurring theme has grown into a love of beekeeping.


Inside the Academy > 1y ago

Reading in the Life Drawing Room

A one-day symposium concerned with the management of reading, with Lucy Skaer, Angie Keefer, Nina Power, Cally Spooner and Natasha Soobramanien.


Inside the Academy > 1y ago

Chris Kraus: A Very Literary Confession

Theory, fiction, criticism, confession?