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John Constable RA
Richard Rogers RA
Sandra Blow RA
Wolfgang Tillmans RA
Cornelia Parker RA
Grayson Perry RA
From its foundation in 1768 the Royal Academy of Arts has provided a voice for art and artists. We are an independent charity led by eminent artists and architects—the Royal Academicians—and we pursue our mission through exhibitions, education and debate.
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Sperone Westwater Gallery, 257 Bowery, New York, NY USA
Join Richard Long RA for an evening of art in New York.
For further details, please contact us.
The home of Bruce Horten and Aaron Lieber, New York, NY USA
Spend an evening with Sean Scully in New York City.
David Zwirner Gallery, 519 West 19th Street, New York, NY USA
Attend the opening of PCR, an exhibition of new work by Wolfgang Tillmans RA.
Main Galleries, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
We offer teachers an exclusive private view of ‘Ai Weiwei’.
Free, booking required. Teachers only.
Royal Academy of Arts
Join us on Open House weekend as we open the doors of our home: Burlington House and Burlington Gardens.
Free, no booking required.
Swedenborg House, 20-21 Bloomsbury Way, London, WC1A 2TH
Acclaimed artist and filmaker Lynn Hershman Leeson discusses women in art now, identity and consumerism.
£7, £4 reductions.
The Reynolds Room, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
The RA and Pin Drop invites you for an exceptional evening of short fiction and storytelling inspired by the ‘Ai Weiwei’ exhibition.
£16 (includes exhibition ticket). £12 (without exhibition ticket). Concessions available.
The General Assembly Room, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
Ai Weiwei not only makes things, he does things: he breaks things, he speaks out, he makes lewd gestures, he organises people, and he transforms environments. Join Professor Jen Harvie for a round-table discussion exploring the powerful political impacts of Ai Weiwei’s performative acts.
The Sackler Wing, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
We offer teachers an exclusive private view of ‘Jean-Etienne Liotard’.
Marian Goodman Gallery, 24 West 57th Street, New York, NY USA
Join William Kentridge, one of the most recently elected Honorary Royal Academicians, for the opening of his exhibition at Marian Goodman Gallery.
Join us for an intimate music performance and discussion with artist Edmund de Waal and Aurora Orchestra to celebrate their collaboration, which explores the meaning of the colour white across music, poetry and the visual arts.
£25. Reductions £20.
Join Professor Maurizio Marinelli in an intimate exploration of Ai Weiwei’s contribution to the rewriting of China’s urban history, his questioning of meta-narratives and his role as a social commentator.
Royal Academy Schools
Where do political, philosophical and creative concepts of freedom intersect? This multidisciplinary symposium will provide some answers.
£24. Reductions £12.
The Saloon, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
In an intimate round-table discussion, activist and curator Ben Vickers explores the potentials of emergent digital platforms as channels for decentralisation and resistance.
We offer teachers an exclusive private view of ‘Painting the Modern Garden: Monet to Matisse’.