Viewing events occurring on 5 November 2008
25 October 2008—22 March 2009
Exhibitions - In the Main Galleries, Burlington House
Supported by The J.F. Costopoulos Foundation, the A.G. Leventis Foundation and the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.
This ground-breaking exhibition, a collaboration between...
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31 October 2008—19 January 2009
Exhibitions - In Burlington Gardens
Supported by GlaxoSmithKline
Comprising more than 20 art exhibitions, 40 live events and 100 film screenings, GSK Contemporary provides a unique platform for contemporary art within London's West...
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Genre paintings from the Royal Academy Collection
1 December 2007—7 December 2008
Exhibitions - In the John Madejski Fine Rooms
This display explores the rich variety of genre paintings from the Royal Academy's own collection.
The exhibition consists of 34 pieces, most of which are Academicians’ Diploma Works and represent...
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26 September—10 December 2008
Exhibitions - In the Sir Hugh Casson Room for Friends of the Royal Academy
Stephen Chambers RA trained at Central St Martins and Chelsea School of Art and has held solo and group shows in galleries across the world.
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24 October—20 November 2008
Exhibitions - In the Gallery Café
In his creative practice Barton Hargreaves combines traditional printmaking techniques, digital processes, lens based media, and the artist’s hand to make prints, drawings, videos and installations.
Read more about Barton Hargreaves: Selected Works
5 November 2008—22 February 2009
This exhibition of prints by Royal Academician Peter Freeth explores the unique process behind his work as well as the themes to which he has returned throughout his career.
Read more about Peter Freeth RA: My Affair with Resin
5 November 2008
Designed by the notorious Dr John Dee, the original Globe Theatre was built in 1599 by the actors group the Lord Chamberlain’s Men, to which Shakespeare belonged.
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1 January—31 December 2008
2008 marks the 25th anniversary of the American Associates of the Royal Academy Trust (AARAT), and promises to be a year filled with many exciting events.
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Every Wednesday until 18 March 2009
Gallery and spotlight talks - In the Main Galleries, Burlington House
45-minute introductory talks exploring 'Byzantium 330-1453'. Meet in gallery 1.
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