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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John Constable RA
Richard Rogers RA
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Grayson Perry RA
● Fully booked
Meet RA representative in the National Gallery Dining Room, Sainsbury Wing, National Gallery, Trafalgar Square.
Our guided tour with National Gallery lecturer and art historian, Siân Walters, traces the fascinating and little-known role of women as patrons and painters, from the medieval period to the 19th century, as illustrated through the National Gallery’s collection.
£35. Includes coffee/tea and homemade cookies on arrival.
Meet for coffee at 10.30am in the National Gallery Dining Room, First floor of the Sainsbury Wing, The National Gallery, Trafalgar Square, London, WC2N.
Join fellow Friends for this very rare opportunity to meet the National Gallery’s Head of Art Handling, Patrick O’Sullivan, and his team.
£50. Includes coffee/tea and homemade cookies.