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.
Become a Friend of
John Constable RA
Richard Rogers RA
Sandra Blow RA
Wolfgang Tillmans RA
Cornelia Parker RA
Grayson Perry RA
● Fully booked
The Academicians' Room, The Keeper's House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly
Join Archivist Mark Pomeroy and Head of the RA Library Adam Waterton as they uncover some of the most treasured items from the RA Collection. This Friends week tour will highlight key pieces from the colourful history of the Friends of the RA.
£25. Includes tea and coffee in the Academicians' Room and a donation to support the redevelopment of the Royal Academy. Friends only.
Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly
Please join us to celebrate 20 years since the founding of the RA Patrons scheme, at a drinks reception highlighting the history of the scheme and the Royal Academy of Arts.
Free. Patrons only.