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Print Studio Summer Show Prizes Awarded

July 25th, 2017 by James | Comments Off on Print Studio Summer Show Prizes Awarded

The winners have just been announced for our Print Studio Summer Show 2017.  Congratulations to Annabel MacIver winner of the Intaglio Printmakers Award and Orla Isaacson winner of the St Cuthbert’s Mill Award.  A big thank you to our prize sponsors, St Cuthbert’s Mill who generously donated a mill pack of Somerset Velvet 300gsm White, a […]


Student Finalist in Emerging Women Painter Prize

July 25th, 2017 by James | Comments Off on Student Finalist in Emerging Women Painter Prize

Congratulations to Evening Class student Krina Amin was a finalist at the Holly Bush Emerging Women Painter Prize 2017.  Krina was showcasing a painting entitled “Helena” (pictured) which was completed on our Portrait Painting evening class!


Congratulations to our 2017 Graduates

July 25th, 2017 by James | Comments Off on Congratulations to our 2017 Graduates

Thank you to everyone who attended and supported The Art Academy’s 2017 Graduate Show and helped make it such a success.  We had a fantastic variety of work on display from students graduating from the Fine Art Diploma, Fine Art Foundation, Portrait Diploma and Certificate.  A very big thanks also to our guest speaker Richard […]


Surrey Sculpture Prize Winner Announced

June 22nd, 2017 by James | Comments Off on Surrey Sculpture Prize Winner Announced

Congratulations to second year Fine Art Diploma student Annabel MacIver, who has won the Surrey Sculpture Prize with her work Essence of Life (Public art -Site Specific Maquette) & she will try not to cry and will wrap you in her broken wings.  Well done also to the three runners-up Fine Art Foundation student Emily […]


Diploma Student Gets Print in RA Summer Exhibition

June 22nd, 2017 by James | Comments Off on Diploma Student Gets Print in RA Summer Exhibition

Congratulations too to second year Fine Art Diploma student Annabel MacIver, who has had a Drypoint Collagraph entitled “Purity in a Dark World I” (pictured) accepted to the prestigious RA Summer exhibition!  The exhibition runs from 13th June – 20th August.    


Academy Gets Additional Space at Newington Library

June 22nd, 2017 by James | Comments Off on Academy Gets Additional Space at Newington Library

We have been supported by Southwark Council to take on an additional premises, Newington Library in Elephant & Castle; from September 2017. This space will help us expand our offer and give more studio space to our long course students, whilst also supporting our community work by enabling us to host a series of events […]


Drawing Prize Winner 2017 Announced

June 9th, 2017 by James | Comments Off on Drawing Prize Winner 2017 Announced

Congratulations to third year Fine Art Diploma and graduating student Beñat Olaberria who won the £150 Art Academy Drawing Prize 2017, the prize was  judged by tutors Alison Hand & Sue Spaull.  


Graduate Show 2017 / Dates & Times

June 8th, 2017 by James | Comments Off on Graduate Show 2017 / Dates & Times

The Art Academy Graduate Show 2017 will be open from Friday 7th July – Sunday 9th July 2017 between 11am-6pm.  Bringing together work by the talented emerging artists from our Fine Art Diploma, Fine Art Foundation, Contemporary Portrait Diploma & Certificate courses, showcasing a wealth of contemporary approaches and media.   The Art Academy Mermaid Court 165A […]


Monday 5th June 2017 – Notice

June 5th, 2017 by James | Comments Off on Monday 5th June 2017 – Notice

We are open today, currently the best way to reach us is via Borough tube station. If you have any questions please call us on 020 7407 6969.


Todays Masterclass Cancelled – Open As Usual Monday 5th June

June 4th, 2017 by admin | Comments Off on Todays Masterclass Cancelled – Open As Usual Monday 5th June

Due to the tragic events that occurred on Saturday night on Borough High Street we have had to cancel today’s Masterclass with Tim Benson. For those taking the course we will be in touch later in the week. The Academy will be open as usual on Monday 5th June.