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The Royal Academy of Arts champions art and artists, and we have done since 1768. Join us every weekday for the #RAdailydoodle challenge!

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'Cacophony', by Allan Jones RA. It is definitely a mood. On show now at the #SummerNotSummer Exhibition:… https://t.co/AD000ejnIF
10/24
2020
Draw a radical turtle. #RAdailydoodle
10/23
2020
Draw a quick fox jumping over a lazy dog. #RAdailydoodle @royalacademy American Gothic #RAdailydoodle https://t.co/rMTblVaFNg
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10/22
2020
Is it too early to start dropping hints? (No.) Pick the perfect gift for the art-lover in your life:… https://t.co/kHkCTMildJTakes most people 5 years https://t.co/YylKNCjTBh @kayaherrr Looks like terrified sushi! @alliethinks That's definitely a cart, so checks out ;) @hesterfunnel The Teletubbies Sun is absolutely loving it tooDraw a well-known masterpiece in the style of a toddler. #RAdailydoodleMy daughter's artwork of our dog was selected for the @royalacademy #youngartists exhibition... And they made the… https://t.co/ms02uALqRi
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10/21
2020
Let drawing toupees for your dog become the trend of today, please https://t.co/p3lRN6TWLRDraw the best toupee. #RAdailydoodle @McconaghySonya @johnhorneartist Sorry for the massive delay, both! We will be accepting submissions for the 2021… https://t.co/0qbaNP62Yt @ClareCalbraith (you can also call us on 020 7300 5683) @ClareCalbraith Hi Clare, could you let us know your husband's name please so we can find him on our system?We wish the internet well. @rbcw 'This truly was a society which had birds'By Cressida, Aged 5: https://t.co/rjdkYI1udTQ: What's the pinnacle of art? What piece of art stand above all others? Us: *sweating, thinking only of bird* https://t.co/7FPQLRpxlF
10/20
2020
By Nirvana: https://t.co/VKAEl439rmCovid-secure https://t.co/Ge45SIwmqPDora was made into an artwork by her owner, Erica (aged 12). It's on display in the Young Artists' Summer Show: https://t.co/c1tU8Ydxb1Please draw this walking cloud, called Dora. #RAdailydoodle https://t.co/KKeFFc7fc2Out of more than 17,700 inspiring and inventive submissions, the final selected artworks are now on display in the… https://t.co/y6sIZR2g4TOur next category is Best Social Media Activity. #FamilyFriendlyMuseum The entries included activities created for… https://t.co/n2Ic7x13rf
Retweeted by Royal Academy"Tired feet, happy hearts." sums up so many art gallery visits. https://t.co/U0Pgzj4TKd @rachaeladdispa2 Ahh sorry Rachael! This must be the absolute bane of your life, consider us chastened. @ClareCalbraith Hi Clare! We'll get in touch with our Summer Exhibition colleagues and get back to you as soon as possible. @iainl7 @BBCTwo It's the same for us! One of our colleagues has his eye on this one: https://t.co/Eky2EFPveU
10/19
2020
'Gauguin and the Impressionists: Masterpieces from the Ordrupgaard Collection' closes today! The support of everyo… https://t.co/1X0VMUtqUz
10/18
2020
And to end, we couldn’t have put it better ourselves: “You won’t get through if you don’t enter, and if you do it’l… https://t.co/XyxRf4H4zCIsaac Julien RA’s rooms pay tribute to Okwui Enwezor, the Nigerian curator, poet and educator whose passing in 2019… https://t.co/nzo4708POoIt’s The Major’s Garden by Sophia Lyons! Commiserations to our other artists — as @Epowellstudio says: “Being an… https://t.co/DKKxtPP94INow, here’s the question of the night — who do you think will get through?Now we have a shortlist of works for the Summer Exhibition, our committee have to whittle them down in a judging sy… https://t.co/KGz8j8LJ0c @FernRiddell @katemond We miss those times.Joy Labinjo’s two works at the Summer Exhibition are a JOY. When she lived in Newcastle she could never get down… https://t.co/RhpD2m1pixThe little red dots on sold artworks were invented at the RA in 1865. In 2013 Cornelia Parker RA submitted a phot… https://t.co/eLdBQxT2g7 @royalacademy @BBCTwo Watching with excitement! Looking forward to sharing my "The Cure" series, exploring my spina… https://t.co/izGpzcSdBm
Retweeted by Royal AcademyAnd finally, Sophia Lyons, whose painting ‘The Major’s Garden’ shows her family friend ‘Uncle John’ sitting among a… https://t.co/9u3wfEuSIaThird up, we have @daveyjose, who submitted a work in virtual reality. It's inspired by old masters (with a twist)… https://t.co/a6YwmYx4PQAlso let's take a step back and admire Emily's cat because we forgot to give him the time he is due. https://t.co/2O3YIR3uzkNext up is Rachel, a familiar face here at the RA — she was a student at our Schools twenty years ago! After leavi… https://t.co/PksfYM5KnbRight, here's the first of our Summer Exhibition hopefuls: Emily Powell! It’s her THIRTEENTH time submitting to th… https://t.co/bAT8DMv4YuThe Summer Exhibition began as a way for artists to sell their works (obviously) but also to provide free tuition a… https://t.co/BFPWOmKhT4If that life drawing room is looking familiar, you may remember it from when we live-streamed a life drawing class… https://t.co/ijLCK1pYkuLook at that handle, built to last that is.Our President has the best tupperware. https://t.co/oYnD7OfOEMWhen the pandemic hit, this year’s Summer Exhibition coordinators Jane and Louise Wilson RA had to throw all their… https://t.co/Bzv2P0kuZlSpeaking of which, did you know Banksy once submitted a work under a false name, and we rejected them? Or when… https://t.co/uEgVmK7bc3Rebecca didn’t get into the Summer Exhibition until she became an Academician herself. After serving on the Select… https://t.co/cB4dMSgHUXShe does get some bling though. The Presidential Medal was given to the RA by George IV in 1820, and designed to be… https://t.co/JDr0lScgr6Rebecca Salter PRA is our first woman President since our foundation in 1768 (...we know) and she's had to contend… https://t.co/kgtjcRYLytWe're off! Join us on @BBCTwo for a behind-the-scenes look at how we put on the Summer Exhibition despite coronav… https://t.co/sxcGblEpRjHow do you put on the longest-running annual contemporary art show during a pandemic? Join us on @BBCTwo in ten mi… https://t.co/C5vb7eIYTJTONIGHT 8.15 @BBCTwo Proud of my brother @daveyjose making his TV art debut @royalacademy Summer Exhibition film.… https://t.co/QnOkJPuzdf
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10/17
2020
@artistNWT Intimidatingly cool @Mary_Art123 The corpse reviver looks terrifying. We'll take 5 please🍸 @alliethinks We hope it's similarly bucket-sized @UdesignsM He's looking into our soul @hesterfunnel Staring into the middle distance never looked so handsome.“We didn’t want to go down in history as the group that dropped the baton.” – Jane and Louise Wilson RA We caught… https://t.co/LO0O3arD3t @jpassingham So fancy, so chic, so cool @sparklequays He is beautiful @robjcross We are currently experiencing strong coat envy.It's Friday, it's cold and it's Oscar Wilde's birthday. So please draw us Wilde in a resplendent coat holding a la… https://t.co/VofI6RDA74All is vanity. Frank Cadogan Cowper, born #OnThisDay, bought this painting back in 1921 because it was one that h… https://t.co/fOkHFNTbzr @viner_nick Hi Nick, yes, you are able to visit. The RA is a COVID-secure venue and is open for visitors from the s… https://t.co/FheKOXs0BO
10/16
2020
Put it in your diaries: 📝 8:15pm 📅 this Saturday 📺 @BBCTwo Go behind the scenes of the #SummerNotSummer Exhibiti… https://t.co/SNri7knlj9 @HornseyN8 The RA is a COVID-secure venue and is open, but new restrictions unfortunately mean you may only visit w… https://t.co/xDEu7K9AEE @NickGough1979 Hi Nick! The Royal Academy is a COVID-secure venue so we remain open. Due to government guidelines,… https://t.co/5Cnu44onOrToday we're celebrating #MuseumPassion. So for a Fun Thursday #RAdailydoodle, what's the one object or artwork you… https://t.co/a4db3rzQDRIt's time for #CURATORBATTLE!💥 The theme is #BestPartyObject as part of @bbcarts' #MuseumPassion There ain't no p… https://t.co/ZfLqLkDY5X
Retweeted by Royal Academy @YorkshireMuseum @bbcarts We're so #MuseumPassion that this is our first every #CURATORBATTLE. And we are communic… https://t.co/hFXRr5fhMnJoin us this afternoon at 4.30pm (BST) for a discussion with Lucy Chiswell from @NationalGallery & Per Rumberg… https://t.co/AWnWNUCTJT
Retweeted by Royal AcademyThis is from a Royal Academy Schools dance in 1952. The larger image has a...fair amount of cultural appropriation. https://t.co/2varuIh1Bhdon't smokehttps://t.co/GoxnE4Vi0YIn case you missed it, we partnered with the @royalacademy to host their 252nd Summer Exhibition this year and it l… https://t.co/VpV4HiBv8F
Retweeted by Royal AcademySome great news! Art Club Exhibition is ON! Gorgeous venue, lovely people, fab art. Let’s all hope the Covid gods s… https://t.co/bGBcLudqN6
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10/15
2020
As we think of everyone in Merseyside in these trying times, who can draw us the Liver Bird? (Don't forget the liv… https://t.co/PxN40FYEPvPhew, and that’s all of them. Become a Friend for free priority access to all these exhibitions, and support the f… https://t.co/NQB7VypamqLastly, and for the first time, we’re dedicating a show entirely to John Constable’s later work. At a time when hi… https://t.co/EgMGyyOMDKOne for all you architecture lovers — we explore the inner workings of Swiss practice @HerzogdeMeuron, who brought… https://t.co/9a9ywC2OXmThe reigning queen of performance art, Marina Abramović, is coming to the RA for the first ever UK exhibition spann… https://t.co/mGsOTX6CQVLose yourself in the harmonious colours and simplified forms of Milton Avery, in the first showing of his work this… https://t.co/q2VT0E5uCrOur annual bonanza of art returns for its 253rd year. The (hopefully not delayed this time) Summer Exhibition bring… https://t.co/6VnHSlwjd1Usher in the spring with over 100 David Hockney works celebrating the season, all created on an iPad from his home… https://t.co/fDhF0nTRFVNext up, explore the colourful, dreamlike paintings of Michael Armitage. Many of his large-scale works use lubugo… https://t.co/arC7qrMLD8Reconnect with your primal instincts through Francis Bacon’s visceral paintings. This exhibition focuses on the ar… https://t.co/vg6SpULKxVDiscover what we have in store for 2021! From Hockney’s joyful celebration of spring to the reigning queen of perf… https://t.co/ELiNuUdGta
10/14
2020
@hesterfunnel #TheyDidTheMaths @_sarahdesign It's all that staring at numbersIt's #AdaLovelaceDay, a day to celebrate the achievements of women in science, technology, engineering and maths!… https://t.co/9WSorZ0F7SLife is pain. https://t.co/WgQard0lSEKaren Kilimnik is renowned for her portraits of celebrities such as Paris Hilton, Hugh Grant and Leonardo DiCaprio,… https://t.co/xlHppu1XnOEver wondered what Elton John's living room looks like? (it's yellow) https://t.co/TL646sbMaZ https://t.co/v2v1ueO5c7
10/13
2020
@mscrow It needs help. @Songicartoons Tell my why.
10/12
2020

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