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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The Academicians’ Room, The Keeper’s House, Royal Academy of Arts
Join resident DJs Sunil Pawar (sunslingshot) and Monty O for some eighties soul, rare groove and future beats, on the last Friday of every month.
Free, booking required.
The Belle Shenkman Room, the Keeper's House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly
Join us for an informal, drop-in discussion and share your thoughts about our current exhibition ‘Jasper Johns: ‘Something Resembling Truth’.
Free, no booking required.
Join us for an informal, drop-in discussion and share your thoughts about our current ‘Dalí / Duchamp’’ exhibition.
The Life Room, Royal Academy Schools
This exclusive evening event will take you on a journey of operatic excellence in the RA’s historic Life Drawing Room.
£95. Includes drinks reception, limited-edition original print and programme created by RA Schools Student, Hamish Pearch
The Reynolds Room, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly
The Philharmonia Orchestra comprises some of the world’s finest orchestral players. Join them at the RA for an evening of sparkling symphonies, performed with creativity, innovation and fearless virtuosity, followed by a private view of ‘Charles I’.
£80. Includes reception with drinks and canapés, concert and private view.
Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
The highlight of London’s social calendar.
Tickets from £275.