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The Academicians' Room, The Keeper's House, Royal Academy of Arts
We invite members of the Academicians’ Room and their guests to join us for an exclusive breakfast and a private view of the Summer Exhibition 2019.
Free, booking required. To book, please call 020 7300 8090 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Main Galleries, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
Join us for a family friendly morning in the Summer Exhibition, with the chance to privately view the exhibition on one of our short educational tours, make a masterpiece in our craft workshop and enjoy a delicious breakfast.
Free for Patrons, booking required.
A tour of ‘Summer Exhibition 2019’ designed for wheelchair users and mobility impaired visitors.
Free, booking required.
Enrich your experience of the 251st Summer Exhibition on a 30-minute curated tour led by Bala and Lyubomir, two members of The Connection, a homelessness charity located in Trafalgar Square.
Free with exhibition entry.
The Benjamin West Lecture Theatre, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Join us for a conversation with the artist behind this year’s Summer Exhibition Annenberg Courtyard installation, Thomas Houseago, and curator Edith Devaney.
Wolfson British Academy Room, Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
An intensive, expert-led summer course, in which art world professionals and academics explore the range of opportunities for engaging with art outside museums and galleries.
£1,800. Includes all materials, light refreshments each day and drinks receptions throughout the week.
Blind and partially sighted visitors are invited on an audio-described tour of the Summer Exhibition, followed by refreshments and a handling session.
Free, booking required.
Blind artist David Johnson leads a curated 30-minute tour of five works from this year’s Summer Exhibition.
Meet in the entrance of Burlington Gardens, Royal Academy of Arts
Join artist Becky Jelly and previous Head of Learning Beth Schneider for an in-depth exploration of work in the RA’s Summer Exhibition.
£65, includes coffee/tea, lunch, materials and exhibition entry.
Join Bert McKinnell and Jide Bamgbose from Action Space for a free curated 30-minute tour of their five highlights from this year’s Summer Exhibition.
We welcome musicians from the Royal College of Music to take over the main galleries with music inspired by selected artworks from the Summer Exhibition 2019.
Fine Rooms, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
Celebrate the start of the school holidays and the Summer Exhibition with this drop-in workshop that will transport you to an imagined British seaside.
Free, no booking required.
The Royal Academy welcomes Jean Philippe Vassal, co-founder of Lacaton & Vassal Architects, to deliver the 29th Annual Architecture Lecture.
£25, £15. Includes drinks reception in Summer Exhibition until 9pm.
We invite RA250 Friends, RA250 Supporters and members of the Academicians’ Room to join us for an exclusive, early morning private view and guided tour the Summer Exhibition with art historian, Linda Bolton.
£20. To book, please call 020 7300 8090.
Enjoy the Summer Exhibition through a new pair of eyes on a 30-minute curated tour – led by members of attRAct, the RA’s A-level art programme.
Royal Academy of Arts
Experience a magical summer’s night in our reimagined pleasure garden, inspired by the fantasylands of Georgian London.
£25 – £85
Meet in the entrance of Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts
Come along for a creative workshop held in the RA galleries, inspired by the wall-to-wall inspiration in the Summer Exhibition.
Children from our Academy A programme, run in partnership with the Abbey Centre, lead a curated 30-minute tour of works from this year’s Summer Exhibition 2019.