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From its foundation in 1768 the Royal Academy of Arts has provided a voice for art and artists. We are an independent charity led by eminent artists and architects—the Royal Academicians—and we pursue our mission through exhibitions, education and debate.
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Curator led tour and first chance to privately view Rubens and His Legacy.
Free, but please RSVP.
Quo Vadis, Soho
Dine with the Curator of Rubens and His Legacy, Arturo Galansino, in the heart of Soho at Quo Vadis.
£70 per person, payment on RSVP.
Join us for drinks the celebrate the exhibition.
In their membership benefits, Silver, Gold & Platinum Patrons can attend 4, 6 or all ORs respectively.
Curator led tour and one of the first opportunities to privately view Rubens and His Legacy.
Free, but please RSVP
112 Leadenhall, City of London.
Andy Young, Project Architect for Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, leads a private tour for Architecture Patrons.
£10 per person, payment on RSVP.
101 Bond Street.
Fair warning… going once, going twice, SOLD!
Benjamin West Patrons are invited to join us for champagne and an exclusive private view of the popular Rubens and His Legacy exhibition.
Join us for a private guided tour around the House from Professor of Architecture at the RA Schools, Piers Gough RA and Head Curator of Leighton House Daniel Robbins.
£15 per person, payment on RSVP.
An opportunity to see the show with the whole family.
£100 per family, payment on RSVP.
Meet at Green Park
Join Charles Saumarez Smith and Eleanor Pinfield,Head of Art on the Underground, for a tour of specific sites of interest, including commissions from Royal Academicians.
Free, or £25 to include 2-course lunch.
The Premiums exhibition is a selection of the best work being produced by second year students studying at the Royal Academy Schools.
Senior Tutor Richard Kirwan will give an insightful tour of Premiums 2014 for Patrons.
Join us for drinks the celebrate the exhibtion
Silver, Gold & Platinum Patrons are invited to attend 4 , 6 or all ORs respectively as part of their annual membership benefits.
Charlie Billingham, RA Schools Graduate, opens his studio to us for a sneak peek of his newest work.
Free, or £15 to include a pizza dinner. Please RSVP.
Mayfair and Soho.
Central London galleries are a continuous focus point of the contemporary art scene and it is always fascinating to explore the recently opened gallery spaces.
£35 per person, payment on RSVP.
Stepping inside the artist Nancy Fouts’s home is the equivalent to stepping inside a cabinet of curiosities.
£20 per person, payment on RSVP.
The Sackler Wing of Galleries
Curator led tour and first chance to privately view of Richard Diebenkorn.
Dine with the Curator of Richard Diebenkorn, Edith Devaney, and continue the conversation around the dinner table.
Marlene Dumas will serve as our guide on the journey through this retrospective survey.
Invitation to follow.
Curator led tour and one of the first opportunities to privately view Richard Diebenkorn
Join us for conversation under the only surviving in situ painting by Sir Peter Paul Rubens.
Library, Royal Academy, Burlington House
Bob and Roberta Smith RA hosts this library salon event, selecting a variety of documents and photographs from the archive, and discussing what affects his practice.
Having just launched a major exhibition on the Heatherwick Studio, Kate Goodwin - the RA’s Head of Architecture - along with key studio members leads an exclusive visit to the King’s Cross Studio.
Royal Institution and RA Schools
Laura will be our guest speaker at this year’s RA Schools annual lecture, and will host a dinner afterwards for Patrons and Schools students in the RA Schools.
£30 per person, payment on RSVP.
Established in 1895, La Biennale de Venezia is the oldest and most established visual arts biennale in the world.
Dates and itinerary available in the coming months.