Viewing events occurring on 30 May 2008
8 March—8 June 2008
Exhibitions - In The Sackler Wing of Galleries, Burlington House
2008 Season supported by Sotheby's
The Royal Academy of Arts presents the first major exhibition in Britain devoted to Lucas Cranach the Elder (c.1472–1553). The exhibition brings together some 70...
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Genre paintings from the Royal Academy Collection
1 December 2007—7 December 2008
Exhibitions - In the John Madejski Fine Rooms
This display explores the rich variety of genre paintings from the Royal Academy's own collection.
The exhibition consists of 34 pieces, most of which are Academicians’ Diploma Works and represent...
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15 February—4 June 2008
Exhibitions - In the Architecture Space
Against a backdrop of contextual photographs of London by Richard Bryant, this display looks at six architects from the mid-19th to the mid-20th century who have had a significant impact on the London...
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Girls, Foliage, Water and Fruit
30 May 2008
Cranach went as far as Matisse towards confusing, or identifying, beauty with sexiness, and perhaps further towards using paint’s affinity with flesh to make the connection.
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1 January—31 December 2008
2008 marks the 25th anniversary of the American Associates of the Royal Academy Trust (AARAT), and promises to be a year filled with many exciting events.
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Every Friday until 6 June 2008
Gallery and spotlight talks - In The Sackler Wing of Galleries, Burlington House
45-minute introductory talks exploring Cranach at 7pm every Friday.
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