A NEW HOME FOR ART & IDEAS
Run by artists since 1768, we’re celebrating 250 years by opening up like never before. Step inside a new home for art and ideas.
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ExhibitionsDaily 10am–6pmFriday 10am–10pmCafés and shopsOpen early and late; hours vary.All opening times
Entry is free – some exhibitions and events will be charged separately.Free
Burlington House Piccadilly, London, W1J 0BD
6 Burlington Gardens London, W1S 3ET
Exhibition now open, to 10 Dec
Marking 250 years since Cook’s first voyage to the Pacific, this five-star exhibition celebrates the dazzling and diverse art of the region of Oceania, from the historic to the contemporary.
Renzo Piano: The Art of Making Buildings
Exhibition now open, to 20 January
Klimt / Schiele: Drawings from the Albertina Museum, Vienna
Exhibition now open, to 3 Feb
Free displays of art and architecture
Royal Academy Schools
Open for applications
Executive Master in Cultural Leadership
Open for applications
Free display now open, to 18 Nov
Need inspiration? Here's just a taste of the art and architecture that's on offer around the new RA.
The new RA has even more places to meet, eat and drink. Stop for a quick coffee, a lazy lunch or dinner and drinks.
Home to the UK's longest established art school, the RA has always had making at its heart. Come and try an art class or workshop, or find inspiration to create at home.
Run by artists, we’re a platform for independent points of view about art and culture, and we’d love to exchange ideas with you.
Gustav Klimt in 60 seconds
More art, more ideas
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Gilbert & George's advice to young artists
Visiting Wolverhampton School of Art, the Turner Prize-winning pair said that students today were much more accomplished than they were at their age – but they still had one piece of advice for today’s “baby artists”.
“Kauffman showed up and we began a conversation”
Sarah Pickstone, alumna of the RA Schools, on her major work currently on show – a tribute to Angelica Kauffman RA.
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