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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Royal Academy of Arts
The witching hour is upon us: we’re keeping the doors of the RA open for a spooky Halloween evening.
£17 admission to Abstract Expressionism and activities, £10 admission to James Ensor and activities. Friends of the RA go free.
Lisson Gallery New York, 504 West 24th Street, New York, NY
For his first solo exhibition with Lisson Gallery New York, Ai Weiwei Hon RA populates the gallery with a series of felled, cast-iron tree trunks and root sculptures set against the backdrop of a new wallpaper installation.
Free, booking required. Open to RA America Patrons only.
Reynolds Room, entrance via De Grey Court
Renowned saxophonist Evan Parker appears at the Royal Academy in a unique jazz concert as part of our Abstract Expressionism programme.
£17 (includes exhibition entry). £12 (event only). Reductions available.
Hearst Tower, 300 W 57th St, New York, NY 10019
This year Royal Academy America has the privilege of hosting its 2016 Gala at the landmark Hearst Tower in New York City.
For enquiries, contact April Moorhouse, Events and Patron Membership Manager, at email@example.com or +1 (212) 980-8404.
The Reynolds Room, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
An exclusive screening of ‘The New York School’, featuring interviews and footage of the major artists of Abstract Expressionism.
Free, booking required.
The Reynolds Room (entrance via de Grey Court), Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
Join the Royal College of Music’s Laefer Quartet for a unique concert inspired by the ‘Abstract Expressionism’ exhibition.
£8, £5 reductions.
Main Galleries, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
The highlight of London’s social calendar.
Tickets from £255, early bird discounts available until 31 October 2016.