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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Geological Society, Piccadilly, W1
Join us to discuss how the concept of home and domesticity is becoming disconnected from the traditional understanding of a house.
£12, £6 concessions. Includes talk and drinks reception.
The Reynolds Room, Burlington House, Royal Academy of Arts, Piccadilly
In this discussion, we explore how sensuality, sexuality and voyeurism have been a source of inspiration in architecture as well as for the artists Salvador Dalí and Marcel Duchamp.
Inspired by Dalí and Duchamp’s interests in storytelling, we take a closer look at the role of architectural fictions in practice.
Explore the sophisticated approach and spatial quietude of celebrated Spanish-Italian architects Barozzi Veiga through some of their most recent projects.
The Royal Institution, 21 Albemarle Street, W1
Hear acclaimed American architects Tod Williams and Billie Tsien talk about their recent work, including the Barack Obama Presidential Center in Chicago, which is due to complete in 2021.
£15, £8 concessions.
Royal Society of Chemistry, Burlington House, Piccadilly
An evening of film, animation and sound that explores architecture through storytelling.
Explore the ways in which time can influence our relationship with architecture.