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Fine Art Diploma Graduate Wins Student Award at Jerwood Drawing Prize 2016

September 23rd, 2016 by James | Comments Off on Fine Art Diploma Graduate Wins Student Award at Jerwood Drawing Prize 2016

Congratulations to Jade Chorkularb, a graduate from our Fine Art Diploma in July, who has won the Student Award at the Jerwood Drawing Prize 2016.  Jade’s video work What Would You Do, which won the Art Academy Drawing Prize last year, scooped the £2,000 prize at the prestigious competition earlier this month. You can see […]


Part Time Courses for September 2016

August 19th, 2016 by James | Comments Off on Part Time Courses for September 2016

Booking is now open for our inspiring new Part Time Courses . Run by experienced tutors in small groups, each course provides an excellent learning environment. Highlights include Creative Sculpture with Lynne Abrahamson, Techniques of Figure Sculpture with Arabella Brooke & Jessica Wetherly, Paint Applications in Portraiture with Carl Randall, Susanne du Toit, Tim Benson, Robin Lee […]


Clearing Spaces on Fine Art Foundation & Diploma Starting September 2016

August 15th, 2016 by James | Comments Off on Clearing Spaces on Fine Art Foundation & Diploma Starting September 2016

We still have very limited number of clearing and adjustment places left on our Fine Art Foundation & Fine Art Diploma courses starting September 2016 at our central London campus. We will be finalising numbers in the next couple of weeks so please call: 020 7407 6969 or email info@artacademy.org.uk to register your interest.  Alternatively […]


The Art Academy Prospectus

August 12th, 2016 by admin | Comments Off on The Art Academy Prospectus

  The new long course prospectus is now available for download.


5 Good Reasons to Apply for the Fine Art Foundation Course

August 12th, 2016 by James | Comments Off on 5 Good Reasons to Apply for the Fine Art Foundation Course

We still have a few places still available on our popular Fine Art Foundation course.  Apply online or call the office for more information: info@artacademy.org.uk For those who consider applying for the Fine Art Foundation course, we have shortlisted the top 5 reasons to study with us. Our Fine Art Foundation course…   1. … is […]


Art in Action 2016

July 29th, 2016 by James | Comments Off on Art in Action 2016

A massive thank you to Fine Art Diploma students Emily Russell and Alice Clarke who won a competition to do an interactive installation with The Art Academy at the 40th and final year of Art in Action. The installation was a central feature of this year’s show where visitor numbers were in excess of 30,000. […]


Print Studio Summer Show Prize Winners 2016

July 27th, 2016 by James | Comments Off on Print Studio Summer Show Prize Winners 2016

Our winners have just been announced for the Print Studio Summer Show 2016.  Congratulations to John Symon winner of the Intaglio Printmakers Award and Seema Manchada winner of the St Cuthbert’s Mill Award. A big thank you to our prize sponsors, St Cuthbert’s Mill who generously donated 25 sheets of Somerset Velvet (300gsm, White, value […]


Congratulations to our 2016 Graduates

July 27th, 2016 by James | Comments Off on Congratulations to our 2016 Graduates

Thank you to everyone who attended and supported The Art Academy’s 2016 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 and Certificate.  A very big thanks also to our guest speaker Giles Smith, co-founder […]


Drawing Nature in Urban Settings Workshop

July 18th, 2016 by James | Comments Off on Drawing Nature in Urban Settings Workshop

Fine Art Diploma alumnus and tutor Rhiannon Salisbury is helping The Art Academy run a free Drawing Nature in Urban Settings Workshop as Part of the ‘Revealed’ Launch Weekend delivered by our friends at Team London Bridge and Fantasy High Street. Taking place at Potters Fields Park, SE1 2AA on Thursday, 28 July 2016 (7.00-8.30pm), […]


Student Wins Jackson’s Prize at London’s Hampstead Art Fair Day

July 14th, 2016 by James | Comments Off on Student Wins Jackson’s Prize at London’s Hampstead Art Fair Day

Congratulations to Contemporary Portrait Painting Diploma student Patricia Trautman has won the Jackson’s Prize at Hampstead Art Fair Day which took place last week.  Patricia won the £100 prize, selected by British comedian and writer David Baddiel, for her oil painting ‘A View on the Heath’ (pictured below).