9 June 2017


Royal Academy Annual Summer Exhibition Where Old Meets? – Edward Lucie-Smith

Right now, in terms of the shows, it’s offering the public, the Royal Academy is on a roll. There’s been one great, news-making exhibition after another, under the guidance of its Director of Exhibitions, Tim Marlow, who came to them from White Cube. Those whom Munnings would have dismissed as lunatics have taken over the […]

17 February 2016


Richard Wilson Announced As Co-ordinator For Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

The 248th Summer exhibition at the The Royal Academy of Arts will be co-ordinated by the well known British sculptor and Royal Academician Richard Wilson. The hanging committee for the Summer Exhibition 2016 includes the Royal Academicians Stephen Chambers, Louisa Hutton, Bill Jacklin, Jock McFadyen, David Mach, Cathie Pilkington, David Remfry, Ian Ritchie and Bill Woodrow. The Summer Exhibition, the world’s largest open submission […]

30 May 2012

Royal Academy Summer Exhibition Makes Waves Review

The 244th Royal Academy’s annual summer exhibition will open its doors to the public on 4 June.  The Academy is proud of its place as the largest open submission contemporary art show in the world.  In past years it has felt out of touch with much of the more cutting edge contemporary art on offer […]

29 May 2012


London Prepares For A Diverse Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

The 244th edition of the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition gets underway next week with a series of press views and special openings. The world’s largest open submission contemporary art show will be continuing  the tradition of showcasing work by both emerging and established artists in all media including painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking, architecture and film. […]

27 March 2012


Submissions Flood Into Royal Academy Summer Exhibition

World’s biggest open art exhibition gets underway with 12000 applicants It’s a bumper year for submissions at the annual Royal Academy Summer Exhibition, which has been held ever since the Academy was founded in 1768. The queue looked as menacing as the Da Vinci exhibition last Christmas, except all involved were carrying paintings, prints, drawings […]

20 August 2011


Royal Academy Summer Exhibition How To Enter

Information about the 2012 exhibition will be available from early January. If you would like to submit work, you will be able to purchase an entry form from early January – 9 March 2012. Background to the Summer Exhibition Held annually since the Royal Academy’s foundation in 1768, the Summer Exhibition is a unique celebratory […]

26 July 2010


Marie Curie Auction/Magdalena Rutkowska painting

London based artist Magdalena Rutkowska is fast becoming known not just for her amazing paintings but also for her big heart and generous nature. Instead of using art to simply make social comment, she takes things one step further and uses it to really make a difference. At the Private View for the 2010 Royal […]