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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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Curators' Introduction: The Renaissance NudeCurators' Introduction: The Renaissance NudeExhibitions & Art, Drawings/Illustration.2019-03-22T11:00:00+00002019-03-22T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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Bill Viola/MichelangeloBill Viola/MichelangeloBill Viola/MichelangeloPairing the work of pioneering video artist Bill Viola with drawings by Michelangelo, this Royal Academy of Arts exhibition explores the affinities between the two. Conceived as an immersive journey through the cycle of life, the display shows a selection of Michelangelo's most poignant works, including those from Windsor such as his drawings of th2019-03-22T10:00:00+00002019-03-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Multimedia
PRICING  £18, concs £15
DATES  26th January to 31st March 2019
VENUE  Royal Academy of Arts 
Pairing the work of pioneering video artist Bill Viola with drawings by Michelangelo, this Royal Academy of Arts exhibition explores the affinities between the two. Conceived as an immersive journey through the cycle of life, the display shows a selection of Michelangelo's most poignant works, including those from Windsor such as his drawings of th... More about this event
 
The Renaissance NudeThe Renaissance NudeThe Renaissance NudeShowing some skin, the Royal Academy of Arts presents The Renaissance Nude, an exhibition examining the origins of the nude. Bringing together works by artists such as Titian, Raphael, Michelangelo, Leonardo, Durer and Cranach, the exhibition reveals how drawing the human anatomy from life inspired some of the most renowned 15th and 16th century ma2019-03-22T00:00:00+00002019-06-02T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
Category: event
Ongoing

event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Galleries
PRICING  £14 (Standard), £16 (with donation), concessions available
DATES  3rd March to 2nd June 2019
VENUE  Royal Academy of Arts 
Showing some skin, the Royal Academy of Arts presents The Renaissance Nude, an exhibition examining the origins of the nude. Bringing together works by artists such as Titian, Raphael, Michelangelo, Leonardo, Durer and Cranach, the exhibition reveals how drawing the human anatomy from life inspired some of the most renowned 15th and 16th century ma... More about this event
 
Phyllida BarlowPhyllida BarlowPhyllida BarlowUsing cardboard, cement and plaster British sculptor Phyllida Barlow, who was awarded a CBE for services to art in the 2016 New Year's Honours list, transforms the recently opened Gabrielle Jungels-Winkler Galleries at the Royal Academy of Arts with her colourful, large-scale installations. Spread across all three of the classical galleries, these 2019-03-22T00:00:00+00002019-06-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Sculpture
DATES  23rd February to 23rd June 2019
VENUE  Royal Academy of Arts 
Using cardboard, cement and plaster British sculptor Phyllida Barlow, who was awarded a CBE for services to art in the 2016 New Year's Honours list, transforms the recently opened Gabrielle Jungels-Winkler Galleries at the Royal Academy of Arts with her colourful, large-scale installations. Spread across all three of the classical galleries, these ... More about this event
 
Phyllida Barlow: Cul-De-SacPhyllida Barlow: Cul-De-SacA large-scale installation that uses recycled materials like cardboard, cement and plaster to create looming forests of structures that respond directly to the space they inhabit.2019-03-22T10:00:00+00002019-06-23T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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The London Original Print Fair
London Original Print FairLondon Original Print FairLondon Original Print FairThe London Original Print Fair, the world's longest running specialist fair dedicated to prints, returns to the Royal Academy of Arts for the 34th time in 2019, gathering 50 of the world's leading print dealers together at the prestigious London art gallery. It's a chance to see exquisite etchings, engravings, linocuts and lithographs from all peri2019-05-25T00:00:00+01002019-05-28T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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event > Exhibitions > Lifestyle - Art and Antiques
PRICING  £12 (Adults), £8 (Concessions)
DATES  25th, 26th, 27th and 28th May 2019
VENUE  Royal Academy of Arts 
The London Original Print Fair, the world's longest running specialist fair dedicated to prints, returns to the Royal Academy of Arts for the 34th time in 2019, gathering 50 of the world's leading print dealers together at the prestigious London art gallery. It's a chance to see exquisite etchings, engravings, linocuts and lithographs from all peri... More about this event
 
Royal Academy Summer ExhibitionRoyal Academy Summer ExhibitionRoyal Academy Summer ExhibitionThe Royal Academy's annual Summer Exhibition a highlight of summer in London since 1769, fills the gallery's walls with a plethora of tightly packed paintings, photographs, sculpture and film. The beauty of this annual show is that anyone can submit their work which gives it a wonderful element of surprise. Approximately 12,000 pieces are sifted th2019-06-10T00:00:00+01002019-08-12T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Galleries
DATES  10th June to 12th August 2019
VENUE  Royal Academy of Arts 
The Royal Academy's annual Summer Exhibition a highlight of summer in London since 1769, fills the gallery's walls with a plethora of tightly packed paintings, photographs, sculpture and film. The beauty of this annual show is that anyone can submit their work which gives it a wonderful element of surprise. Approximately 12,000 pieces are sifted th... More about this event
 
Antony GormleyAntony GormleyAntony GormleyWell known for using his own form as a recurring feature in his works, Angel of the North sculptor Antony Gormley examines what it means to have a body in the Royal Academy of Arts' major autumn exhibition. The solo show, the most significant in the UK for over a decade, brings together existing and new works created especially for the occasion. Dr2019-09-21T00:00:00+01002019-12-03T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Sculpture
DATES  21st September to 3rd December 2019
VENUE  Royal Academy of Arts 
Well known for using his own form as a recurring feature in his works, Angel of the North sculptor Antony Gormley examines what it means to have a body in the Royal Academy of Arts' major autumn exhibition. The solo show, the most significant in the UK for over a decade, brings together existing and new works created especially for the occasion. Dr... More about this event
 
Lucian Freud: The Self-PortraitsLucian Freud: The Self-PortraitsLucian Freud: The Self-PortraitsHe's famous for his fleshy, unflinching portraits but in this Royal Academy of Arts exhibition Lucian Freud's subject is himself. Featuring more than 50 paintings, prints and drawings in The Sackler Wing of Galleries, Lucian Freud: The Self-portraits is the first exhibition to focus on his self-portraits. Executed over almost seven decades on canva2019-10-27T00:00:00+01002020-01-26T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Royal Academy of Arts,   Burlington House      W1J 0BD
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Painting
DATES  27th October 2019 to 26th January 2020
VENUE  Royal Academy of Arts 
He's famous for his fleshy, unflinching portraits but in this Royal Academy of Arts exhibition Lucian Freud's subject is himself. Featuring more than 50 paintings, prints and drawings in The Sackler Wing of Galleries, Lucian Freud: The Self-portraits is the first exhibition to focus on his self-portraits. Executed over almost seven decades on canva... More about this event
 

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Curators' Introduction: The Renaissance Nude
Exhibitions | On 22nd March 2019 

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Exhibitions | Until 23rd June 2019 

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Exhibitions | Until 23rd June 2019 

Royal Academy of Arts

Using cardboard, cement and plaster British sculptor Phyllida Barlow, who was awarded a CBE for services to art in the ...More

 
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Exhibitions | Until 2nd June 2019 

Royal Academy of Arts

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Bill Viola/Michelangelo
Exhibitions | Until 31st March 2019 

Royal Academy of Arts

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In The Willows
In The Willows
Theatre | From 9th May 

New Wimbledon Theatre

Clive Rowe stars as Mr Badger in the hip hop musical adaptation of In the ...More

 
Abandoman: BassDrop
Abandoman: BassDrop
Comedy | From 10th July 

Underbelly Festival

Fast-paced musical comedy sketches and hip hop improvisations from Rob Broderick, who seamlessly weaves audience ...More

 
Mark Watson: How You Can Almost Win
Mark Watson: How You Can Almost Win
Comedy | On 13th June 

Underbelly Festival

Following his experiences on Celebrity Island with Bear ...More

 
Trash Test Dummies
Trash Test Dummies
Kids Events | From 29th May 

Underbelly Festival

Award-winning slapstick comedy circus show which takes wheelie bins to new heights and delivers a ...More

 
Criminal: An Improvised Murder Mystery
Criminal: An Improvised Murder Mystery
Comedy | On 25th May 

Underbelly Festival

Four comedians presents an anarchic night of improvised ...More

 
John Robins: Work In Progress
John Robins: Work In Progress
Comedy | On 15th May 

Underbelly Festival

More existential musings from the Perrier Award-winner, digital ...More

 
Sean McLoughlin: Hail Mary
Sean McLoughlin: Hail Mary
Comedy | On 11th May 

Underbelly Festival

Observational and anecdotal material from the comedian as ...More

 
London Events 2019
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Cate Blanchett comes to the National Theatre in 2019, the Spice Girls reunite and Christian Dior is the Designer of Dreams at the V&A. New musicals are dedicated to Dolly Parton, Pirates and Mary Poppins, ...More

Best New Openings in London in 2019
Best New Openings in London in 2019
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A pool in the sky, a former magistrates ...More

 
 
 
 
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