Welcome to The Art Academy. We’ve been going for 17 years, we’re a small independent art school offering a unique approach to fine art education in Southwark at the very heart of London. We offer a range of art education programmes for all ages and for all skill levels.
Whether you are looking to become a professional artist or you just want to develop your artistic skills in your spare time, we can offer you the finest quality art tuition to suit your needs and to support your artistic development.
If you choose to study on a long course with us, we will provide you with some of the highest contact hours with professional tutors on offer in the UK. We will help you balance the acquisition of technical skills with the development of critical insight and creative expression so that you can find your own voice and decide on the language with which to realise your ideas. We have high standards and a robust but positive and critical approach. We’re a warm energetic community of artists and you’ll find a supportive environment amongst everyone who studies with us and whilst we’ll nurture you we are going to constantly challenge and stretch you to be come the best artist you can be.