Artist and former Head of Drawing at the Art Academy, Brendan Kelly, paid us a visit today to judge the Art Academy Drawing Prize. The prize is open to any student studying on one of our academic programmes and the winner receives £100. Join us in congratulating winner Natalie Kalmus Eliasz for her charcoal, chalk and […]

Congratulations to Art Academy London student Eleanor Green, who has had work accepted into the Royal Academy Summer Exhibition 2018!  Eleanor will be exhibiting her piece ‘Does my bum look big in this?’.

graduate show 2018

Our Graduate Show 2018 included works by students who have studied on our three-year Fine Art programme, two-year Sculpture or Contemporary Portrait programmes, our one-year Fine Art Foundation and our two-year part-time Certificate. This year our Graduate Show took place across two different sites with two separate Private Views. Our graduating students are proof of our […]

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Well done to our Fine Art Foundation course students who have once again received offers from prestigious art schools all over the country: Slade School of Fine Art Goldsmiths University of London  Chelsea College of Arts Central Saint Martins London College of Fashion Edinburgh College of Art Arts University Bournemouth UCA Canterbury Some of our students will […]

Are you considering to join our Young Artists courses this summer? Would you like to suggest this to a young person in your family or circle of friends? Here are some first-hand insights that may help you to make your decision. Young blogger jakescott175, who joined the programme for 13-15-year-olds this April, shares his experiences on the course […]

A selection of work by Academy students, tutors and alumni curated by Fine Art student Ninon Ardisson has opened at KPMG at Canada Square, Canary Wharf.  The exhibition features a selection of 3D and 2D work by Alison Hand, Lisa Keane, Ninon Ardisson, Rebecca Kunzi, Bev Sage, Alex Virji, Tanya Russell & Vivienne Wallace.    

Congratulations to Alumni Viv Wallace and current Student Jessica Wetherly on completing their £15,000 sculpture commission for the Honorable Artillery Company.  

Here are the photos from the Academy’s 2014 Graduate Show. The exhibition hosted work from students graduating from our Fine Art programme, Fine Art Foundation and Certificate courses. All Images / Grace Langley    

Big congratulations to Fine Art Certificate student Lena Stadlen won the special V&A prize for her Indian miniature style painting of a Man shopping in Sainsbury’s (below). Lisa won the award as part of the Inspired By… exhibition at the Morley Gallery and said she was “tickled pink” to pick up the prestigious award. There […]

Congratulations to all our alumni and tutors who had work accepted into the Royal Society of Portrait Painters and Society of Portrait Sculptors annual open exhibitions. Full list below. Fine Art Diploma Graduate and Deputy Head of Painting Sue Spaull and our Head of Painting Tai-Shan Schierenberg both had work on show at this year’s […]