The Art Academy – London

Courses

Introducing our brand new Contemporary Portrait Painting Diploma

December 12th, 2014 by James | Comments Off on Introducing our brand new Contemporary Portrait Painting Diploma

We are incredibly excited to announce a brand new course at The Art Academy, our Contemporary Portrait Painting Diploma. The only course of its kind in the UK, students follow a structured programme of study which gives them a thorough introduction to the complex and varied skills they will need to develop if they are […]


Extra Evening Classes Due to Popular Demand

December 11th, 2014 by James | Comments Off on Extra Evening Classes Due to Popular Demand

We are pleased to be able to offer two additional evening classes due to popular demand.  We are running an extra Monday Mix and Introduction to Oils and a brand new course called Advanced Painting for students who wish to continue pushing themselves in the medium. For more information see our Evening Classes page.


New Digital Evening Classes Starting in January

November 24th, 2014 by James | Comments Off on New Digital Evening Classes Starting in January

We are delighted to announce a new addition to our extremely popular Evening Classes.  We now have a Digital SLR Photography for Beginners and Photoshop for Artists course starting Monday evenings in January.  These great value courses will give students the chance to develop a new side of their practice with the Academy.  The courses […]


Alumni Shortlisted for ArtGemini Prize

October 16th, 2014 by James | Comments Off on Alumni Shortlisted for ArtGemini Prize

Two students who graduated from the Fine Art Diploma in 2013 have been shortlisted for the ArtGemini prize 2014. Gary Scott and Eigil Nordstrøm will be showing their work at The TriSpace Gallery in Bermondsey until the 1st of November. The award is a celebration to promote international contemporary art for emerging and established artists around […]


Masterclass Weekends with James Lloyd & Suzie Zamit

August 26th, 2014 by James | Comments Off on Masterclass Weekends with James Lloyd & Suzie Zamit

We’ve just announced some fantastic Masterclass weekends that will be running in from November onwards. Portrait Painting with James Lloyd and Portrait Sculpture with Suzie Zamit and a new Masterclass in Bookbinding with Sarah Bryant of Big Jump Press.We have VERY limited spaces and they are likely to go quick, more details here / http://artacademy.org.uk/short-courses/masterclasses/


Limited Places on the Fine Art Foundation & Diploma

August 14th, 2014 by James | Comments Off on Limited Places on the Fine Art Foundation & Diploma

Want to make sure you get into your University of choice next year? Our Fine Art Foundation is an ideal and proven way to get you onto the further education course you want. We have a very limited amount of space left on this course and a few on our degree equivalent Fine Art Diploma […]


Open Days

August 1st, 2014 by admin | Comments Off on Open Days

Open Days offer a valuable opportunity to visit the Academy, meet some of the staff and students and gain in depth information on our courses, teaching and student life. The Open Day will start at 2.00pm and will last for approximately 2 hours. You are welcome to bring a guest. Please book your place using the online booking […]


Evening Classes start again from 21st July!

July 15th, 2014 by James | Comments Off on Evening Classes start again from 21st July!

Evening Classes start up again next week at The Art Academy. Courses for all levels at our central London campus in Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, Print, Glass, Stone Carving & Ceramics. So if you are looking for chance to do some art this summer, inside or outdoors, look no further. Hurry though they’re booking up quick!


Drawing Prize Winner Announced

June 24th, 2014 by James | Comments Off on Drawing Prize Winner Announced

Congratulations to Fine Art Diploma student David Wadham who won the 2014 Art Academy Drawing Prize and also to Foundation student Divine Southgate-Smith who was runner-up. The prize was judged by the Academy’s Head of Drawing Brendan Kelly RP.


Spring Evening Classes

April 22nd, 2014 by James | Comments Off on Spring Evening Classes

So now that Easter is over what are you looking forward to this springtime? Our Evening Classes start today and are a great opportunity to develop your creative side over the next 10 weeks. There are very limited spaces left so its your last chance to study Painting, Drawing, Sculpture, Ceramics or Print at our […]