Current exhibition – final weekend
Until 20 August 2017
Matisse in the Studio
5 August – 12 November 2017
Explore and buy from the Summer Exhibition online
Sonia Boyce: “If we can go to Mars, we can send more kids to art school”
RA Summer Lates: The Other Paradise
Matisse’s studio: “an interior world of his own making”
Family how-to: exploring colour with slime
Play, experiment and explore how colours mix together by making this sensory slime!
Henri Matisse in 60 seconds
Jasper Johns: 'Something Resembling Truth'
23 September — 10 December 2017
Shop like Matisse
Second Nature: The Art of Charles Tunnicliffe RA
Until 8 October 2017
Dalí / Duchamp
7 October 2017 — 3 January 2018
RA Editions: Allen Jones, 'Plein Air'
Eileen Cooper RA
David Hockney: “I’ve never been mainstream. Just be yourself”
How to read it: Henry Tuke’s A Bathing Group
How to read it: Charles Tunnicliffe’s Chinese Geese
Rebecca Salter RA
Take a look inside the Summer Exhibition
Here's a dash around this year's Summer Exhibition, coordinated by Eileen Cooper RA.
The Interpretation of Movement (a 9:8 in blue)
Terrace Wires: Conrad Shawcross RA
Tess Jaray RA
Conrad Shawcross: "I used to work as an extra in films"
RA250 stories: building a bridge that’s a sculpture
Behind the scenes
Francis Kéré on his Serpentine Pavilion: “I dream of work in the UK. It’s the place to build”
Eileen Cooper: “Artists love to say they’re unique. We’re not”
Nine things to know about the Summer Exhibition
Make at home
Make a paint-splattering spinning top
Exploring watercolour with Christopher Le Brun PRA
Learn from experts and artists
Seven tips for starting your own art collection
See performance art in the Summer Exhibition
The studios behind the Summer Exhibition
A-level Summer Exhibition online
Missed a talk at the RA?
Odd couples: Artists you never knew were friends
Charles I: King and Collector
27 January — 15 April 2018
Art Sales: Only Connect
Make Your Mark on the RA
RA Editions: Ed Ruscha, 'Thinks I, to Myself'
Art Sales: Fred Cuming RA
David Hockney RA's SUMO: A Bigger Book
The exhibition is the thing that excites me – it’s the moment that the work really comes alive.
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Chantal Joffe RA
How to… make a wood engraving, with Anne Desmet
Mayfair & St James's interactive gallery map
Richard Wilson RA
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Alan Stanton RA
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