Join Emyr Williams for a workshop in how to create your own abstract drawings
Join artist Jake Garfield for this fun and informal life drawing session
Discover repetition and transformation in this workshop with Elinor Stanley
With David Hockney’s joyful exhibition of spring works filling our galleries – but the artist back at home in his Normandy studio – curator Edith Devaney catches up with him from the RA, pandemic-style.
Join Laxmi Hussain for a guided workshop in drawing botanics
Learn all about anatomy drawing with our online Saturday Sketch Club
Take a lesson in life drawing from Andy Pankhurst in week two of our online Saturday Sketch Club
Catch up on the first of our online Saturday Sketch Clubs, focusing on still life drawing with Mark Hampson
From Leonardo da Vinci to George Stubbs, artists have long been inspired by the wonders of human and animal anatomy. In this special online class, we take a look at what lies underneath the skin and also draw from real-life models. Take the class and send us your drawings!
We believe in the vital importance of creativity – for everyone. Join the community of over 50,000 people who have come together online to take the world’s first ever live-streamed life drawing class. Take the free class below.
As our ‘From Life’ exhibition explores the past, present and future of representing bodies in art, we look back at the Royal Academy’s 250-year tradition of drawing nude models.
Rather than being supplementary to his paintings, were Raphael’s drawings works of genius in their own right? RA Magazine’s Sam Phillips argues the Ashmolean Museum’s once-in-a-lifetime show offers a rare chance to reassess this aspect of his work.
As the Academy stages a show of Peter Cook RA’s drawings to mark his 80th birthday, Kate Goodwin asks the architect about his vision for urban ways of life.
Inspired by Jean-Etienne Liotard’s pastel virtuosity? Find out more about this versatile medium with some tips from the experts.
In this video, the Royal Academician discusses his new book which brings together portraits of friends and neighbours with their canine companions.
A new exhibition showcases the Academician’s artistic response to her Arctic and Antarctic journeys.
The RA Schools’ Head of Sculpture and Printmaking led a life-drawing masterclass as part of our first Friends week. Here he shares five key pieces of advice.