Premiums: Interim Projects 2019
14 February - 13 March 2019
Weston Studio and The McAulay Gallery
Saturday – Thursday 10am – 6pm Friday 10am – 10pm
Premiums is a testing ground for new work by artists halfway through their postgraduate studies at the Royal Academy Schools.
Premiums: Interim Projects offers visitors a chance to see new work developed here in the studios of the RA Schools at Burlington House. From installation and video to sculpture, painting and photography, the variety of work on display reflects the diverse perspective of the artists featured in the exhibition. For the first time, Premiums will take place in the Weston Studio and The McAulay Gallery at the heart of both the RA Schools and the new Royal Academy campus.
Exhibiting artists: Irini Bachlitzanaki, Paul Barlow, Tania Blanco, Clara Hastrup, Harminder Judge, Toby Jury Morgan, Lidija Kononenko, Adamantia Kyritsopoulou, Olu Ogunnaike, Joe Pearson, Liv Preston, Sofia Restorp, Alexandre Stipp Canonico, Agnieszka Szczotka and Jenkin van Zyl.
Premiums is a chance to encounter some of the most exciting and innovative work being produced by postgraduate students in the UK.
Rebecca Salter RA, Keeper of the Royal Academy of Arts
The Royal Academy Schools offers the only free three-year postgraduate course in the UK. Contributors to the programme are leading figures in the art world, including Royal Academicians David Remfry (Professor of Drawing), Chantal Joffe (Professor of Painting), Farshid Moussavi (Professor of Architecture), Cathie Pilkington (Professor of Sculpture) and Humphrey Ocean (Professor of Perspective).