The first BA of its kind in Europe, embrace the diversity of contemporary art practices while learning the technical and creative skills needed to become a portrait painter in this one-of-a-kind specialist programme.
From introductory courses for the beginner, to masterclasses for the more experienced, our studios are open for classes across a range of disciplines this summer.
Our BA course transforms students into working artists with the highest tutor contact hours of any higher education art course in the UK, with experts who are practising artists themselves.
Our online courses and one on one tutorials are tailored to learning remotely, ensuring the experience is reflective of our studio and in person experience at the Academy
An artist’s bridge from school or short courses towards a professional career, which is completely different to others because we are not beholden to the syllabus of an exam board.
Join us every Saturday from 10am to 11am for our free online art classes hosted by one of our talented tutors.
Learn something new with our great range of short courses including evening and weekend courses, Summer and Easter courses, masterclasses and Young Artists courses.