Royal College of Art
Royal College of Art
020 7590 4444
The Royal College of Art is the world’s most influential postgraduate university of art and design, specialising in teaching and research and offering the degrees of MA, MPhil and PhD across the disciplines of fine art, applied art, design, communications and humanities. There are over 1,100 masters and doctoral students and more than a hundred professionals interacting with them – including scholars, leading art and design practitioners, along with specialists, advisors and distinguished visitors.
The College has a lively programme of exhibitions featuring the work of its postgraduate students, lectures by leading figures from the worlds of art and design, fundraising sales along with many other events. The College also hosts a number of high-profile external exhibitions organised by selected partners. Most exhibitions are free and open to the public from 10am – 5.30pm daily (unless stated otherwise) but it is advisable to check by calling 020 7590 4444 (weekdays only) or visit the website: www.rca.ac.uk. Also keep up to date with RCA news and events on Twitter at http://twitter.com/RCAEvents
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Remembrance: the Royal College of Art and the First World War
- 7 November — 19 December 2014 *on now
A wide range of documents and images from the RCA archives describe the breadth of wartime experiences of RCA students, ranging from enlistment to experience of service, together with forms completed in the hope of return to study. Also on display are letters from the bereaved, and material relating to those who refused to serve, who were facing their own battles.
- Not suitable for children
Visits can be pre-arranged to this exhibition during weekdays only until 19 December 2014. For more information and to reserve a place, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org. We are also offering an opportunity to see the display on the afternoon of Saturday 15 November; bookings via email@example.com as before.