Friends week: in conversation with an RA art handler

Behind the scenes at the RA

Friends events

Wednesday 17 May 2017
2.45 — 4pm

Booking is now open to Friends of the RA.

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Art handler Simon Streather will reveal the technical secrets behind this fascinating role and how an exhibition comes to life at the RA.

Our art handlers are truly experts in their field, tasked with looking after masterpieces, they often work tirelessly through the nights to facilitate the world-class exhibitions exhibited at the RA.

Taking place throughout Friends week, we are offering Friends an opportunity to gain insight to the RA’s inner workings through stories and anecdotes from the experts.

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Wednesday 17 May 2017

2.45 — 4pm

The Reynolds Room, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly

£10. Includes tea and coffee reception. Friends only.

Booking is now open to Friends of the RA.

Book now