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The Royal Academy of Arts Summer Winter Exhibition


Book tickets for the Summer Exhibition 2020. If you browse and buy online, you can print or email a personalised card for any gift purchases.

Explore handpicked artworks from this year’s show

Virtual tour of the Summer Exhibition

Experience the Summer Exhibition like never before with this interactive tour. Visit each gallery with the click of a button and browse or buy the works online.

Summer exhibition at the Royal Academy

What is the Summer Exhibition?

Held without interruption since 1769, the Summer Exhibition displays works in a variety of mediums and genres.

The works in the Summer Exhibition are selected and hung by Royal Academicians – who also exhibit works in the exhibition, creating an eclectic mix of work by established artists alongside emerging talent and first-time exhibitors.

Most of the art in the show is for sale and purchases help raise money for the Academy’s non-profit-making activities, including educating the next generation of artists in the Royal Academy Schools.