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The Life Room, Royal Academy Schools
To celebrate the 2019 Bauhaus centenary, the Royal Academy of Arts is bringing you the exciting opportunity to experience the legendary ‘Bauhaus Preliminary Course’. This five-day practical course explores space, light, shadows, thread and colour to follow in the teachings of Walter Gropius and Josef Albers.
£1,900. Includes all materials, light refreshments, lunch and wine receptions throughout the week.
The Clore Learning Centre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Join us for a week-long practical and theoretical art course dedicated to the remarkable medium of watercolour, with a focus on topographical painting.
£1,500. This price has been reduced from £1,800 thanks to a grant from the Marandi Foundation. Includes all materials, light refreshments, and wine receptions throughout the week.
In this 10-week lecture series you’ll explore the medium of self-portraiture and how artists chose to depict themselves throughout art history
£540 for full course or £320 for five weeks. Includes all materials, light refreshments and a wine reception at the end of the fifth and tenth sessions.
The Benjamin West Lecture Theatre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Join Mathematician Professor Marcus du Sautoy OBE FRS, artist Conrad Shawcross RA and BBC presenter Samira Ahmed as they discuss how experimentation, curiosity and creative thinking are central to both science and sculpture.
Join a distinguished line-up of scholars, artists and art-world professionals as they investigate the rationale behind forgeries and the impact of fake paintings on public institutions and the private market.
Wolfson British Academy Room, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Explore the hidden meanings and symbolic uses of flowers in fine and decorative arts of the 17th and 18th centuries.
£420. Includes all materials, light refreshments and a wine reception at the end of day one.
Investigate the fascinating history and theories of photography in this weekend-long course.
Join the RA’s Professor of Ancient Literature, Dame Mary Beard, and a lineup of experts and scholars as they explore how Greek myths have been retold in Western Europe through art, visual cultural and art history.