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The Great Spectacle: 250 Years of the Summer ExhibitionHeld every year since 1769, the Royal Academy's Summer Exhibition is the world's longest running annual display of contemporary art. Staged to coincide with the 250th Summer Exhibition, The Great Spectacle tells the story of the annual show by featuring highlights from the past 250 years, on display in the RA's The John Madejski Fine Rooms. The exhibition includes works by the Royal Academy's first president, Joshua Reynolds, rival Thomas Gainsborough and fellow artist John Constable. Everyone from J.M.W. Turner to John Singer Sargent, Peter Blake to Zaha Hadid is included in the review.

 

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Royal Academy Summer ExhibitionRoyal Academy Summer ExhibitionRoyal Academy Summer ExhibitionThe Royal Academy's annual Summer Exhibition celebrates its 250th anniversary in 2018, and, to mark the occasion, the exhibition will be coordinated by Grayson Perry. Anyone can submit to the exhibition which gives it a wonderful element of surprise. Over 12,000 pieces are sifted through from relative unknowns to famous artists and members of the R2018-07-20T00:00:00+01002018-08-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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DATES  12th June to 19th August 2018
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The Royal Academy's annual Summer Exhibition celebrates its 250th anniversary in 2018, and, to mark the occasion, the exhibition will be coordinated by Grayson Perry. Anyone can submit to the exhibition which gives it a wonderful element of surprise. Over 12,000 pieces are sifted through from relative unknowns to famous artists and members of the R... More about this event
 
The Great Spectacle: 250 Years of the Summer ExhibitionThe Great Spectacle: 250 Years of the Summer ExhibitionThe Great Spectacle: 250 Years of the Summer ExhibitionHeld every year since 1769, the Royal Academy's Summer Exhibition is the world's longest running annual display of contemporary art. Staged to coincide with the 250th Summer Exhibition, The Great Spectacle tells the story of the annual show by featuring highlights from the past 250 years, on display in the RA's The John Madejski Fine Rooms. The exh2018-07-20T00:00:00+01002018-08-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Galleries
DATES  12th June to 19th August 2018
VENUE  Royal Academy of Arts 
Held every year since 1769, the Royal Academy's Summer Exhibition is the world's longest running annual display of contemporary art. Staged to coincide with the 250th Summer Exhibition, The Great Spectacle tells the story of the annual show by featuring highlights from the past 250 years, on display in the RA's The John Madejski Fine Rooms. The exh... More about this event
 
250th Summer Exhibition250th Summer ExhibitionTurner Prize-winning ceramicist Grayson Perry curates this year's selection of over 1,300 artworks including Anish Kapoor's monumental sculpture Symphony For My Beloved Daughter in the courtyard and Banksy's Vote To Love.2018-07-20T10:00:00+01002018-08-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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250th Summer Exhibition
Tacita Dean: LandscapeTacita Dean: LandscapeLandscapes from around the world, from the unspoilt landscape of Bodmin Moor in England to the open rangelands of Wyoming in the American West to film a rare solar eclipse. Dean is a champion of photochemical film, yet her wide-ranging practice extends across a multitude of mediums.2018-07-20T10:00:00+01002018-08-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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Tacita Dean: Landscape
Invisible Landscapes: Act 1: HomeInvisible Landscapes: Act 1: HomeBarcelona-based architecture practice MAIO explores the impact of smart technologies, sharing economy platforms and apps on domestic spaces and how these may be altering the meaning of home.2018-07-20T08:00:00+01002018-09-24T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Invisible Landscapes: Act 1: Home
Multiple Thoughts: Artists Make PrintsMultiple Thoughts: Artists Make PrintsLimited edition prints donated by Royal Academicians in celebration of the Royal Academy's 250th anniversary. Artists include Jennifer Dickson, Leonard McComb, Peter Freeth, Mick Moon, Grayson Perry and Allen Jones.2018-07-20T10:00:00+01002018-09-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
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Chris Orr RA: The Miserable Lives Of Fabulous ArtistsChris Orr RA: The Miserable Lives Of Fabulous ArtistsGreat artists such as John Constable, Vincent Van Gogh, Louise Bourgeois, Pablo Picasso, Angelica Kauffman and Frida Kahlo are represented on paper using Orr's characteristic humorous visual language.2018-07-20T10:00:00+01002018-08-09T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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Chris Orr RA: The Miserable Lives Of Fabulous Artists
Richard Deacon RA SelectsRichard Deacon RA SelectsSculptures from the RA Collection, many of them Diploma works presented to the gallery by new Academicians, which have been chosen to brighten a neglected space.2018-07-20T10:00:00+01002018-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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Richard Deacon RA Selects
The Making Of An Artist: Learning To DrawThe Making Of An Artist: Learning To DrawA display which illustrates how art, and in particular drawing, has been taught at the Royal Academy over the past 250 years and gives a glimpse of what happens now.2018-07-20T10:00:00+01002018-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
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The Making Of An Artist: Learning To Draw
The Making Of An Artist: The Great TraditionThe Making Of An Artist: The Great TraditionHighlights from the RA Collection are brought together to explore whether great art begins with nature, or begins with studying the great art of the past. The display includes an almost full-size 16th-century copy of Leonardo's Last Supper.2018-07-20T10:00:00+01002018-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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The Making Of An Artist: The Great Tradition

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250th Summer Exhibition
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