How you can help the Friends transform the RWA balcony into a beautiful, green, accessible al fresco seating area…
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Jem Southam’s ‘A Bend In The River’ exhibition and talk: a summary
Medi Jones-Williams reflects on the key themes of Jem Southam’s ‘A Bend in the River’…
Anna Atkins: The Blueprint
Medi Jones-Williams explores the life and work of Anna Atkins, pioneering photographer and scientist
The Story of ART – an interview with Richard Storey and Jodie Inkson
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the final issue of ART, the stunning magazine produced by the RWA
New: Free Artist Talks for Friends
We are delighted to present a new series of free Wednesday evening Artist Talks, exclusively for Friends.
Queen Elizabeth II (21 April 1926 – 8 September 2022)
The Friends were deeply saddened by the death of Her Majesty The Queen, Elizabeth II, on 8 September 2022.
Women who made the RWA
We take a look at some of the remarkable women who made their mark on the Academy…
Alison Bevan’s guide to the RWA Permanent Collection – for Art Unlocked
Watch Alison Bevan’s online talk about the RWA’s permanent collection…
Meet the artist: Avy – winner of The RWA 168 Open Floating Circle Prize
Meet Avy, winner of The Floating Circle Prize for Best Work by a Student at the RWA168 Open…
A lasting legacy for the Friends – how you can help
How you can help the Friends of the RWA donate spectacular new glass doors for the revamped Main Gallery…
Light at the end of the tunnel!
RWA Director Alison Bevan delivers some great news in troubled times…
Light and Inspiration: Securing an exciting future for the RWA
With the ‘Light and Inspiration’ project, the RWA is poised to undergo its biggest transformation in more than a century. … More
Why do you make art?
We ask fourteen Academicians the deceptively simple question: ‘Why do you make art?’
Meet Kathy Curling – Chair of the Board of Trustees
The Friends are delighted to welcome Kathy Curling as the new Chair of the Board of Trustees at the RWA…
Meet the artist: Sarah Bailey – winner of The Floating Circle Prize
Meet Sarah Bailey, winner of inaugural The Floating Circle Prize for Best Work by a Student at the RWA 167 Open…