20 February—1 March 2009
In The Sackler Wing of Galleries, Burlington House
and Café Gallery
RA Schools sponsored by
Jonathan Trayte, Mirror Maker, 2008. Bronze. © Jonathan Trayte
The Premiums exhibition is a selection of contemporary work produced by second year students studying at the Royal Academy Schools. Premiums provides an excellent opportunity to view new work by emerging artists at the interim point of their three year course. Works in the exhibition will include painting, sculpture, video and photography.
The RA Schools offer students the opportunity to develop their ideas and working practices on a unique three-year postgraduate course. Attracting applicants from across the UK and Europe, the Middle East, Asia and the Americas, the exhibiting students reflect the international reputation of the Schools and the creativity of its artists. With a total of 60 places available, the Schools offer a wide range of opportunities including tutorials and lectures given by leading figures in the art world, including the Royal Academicians.
The following students are exhibiting in the show: Michael Armitage, Christopher Baker, Carina Brand, Fahd Burki, Rachael Champion, Matthew Coombes, Peter Ian Donaldson, Dzenana Hozic, Maria Hogbacke, Dunstan James, John Lawrence, Juliette Losq, Sarah Poots, Hannah Sawtell, Katharina Stoever, Jonathan Trayte, Maciej Urbanek and Craig Wilson.
10am-6pm Monday-Thursday and Sunday (last admission to galleries 5.30pm)
10am-10pm Friday (last admission to galleries 9.30pm)
10am-9pm Saturday (last admission to galleries 8.30pm)