Imagine a futuristic version of the Stone Age, a transparent dolmen illuminated by ever-shifting inner lights.
The Royal Academy of Arts in London has never been host to an exhibition quite like David Hockney’s “A Bigger Picture.”
The thing to remember about the Summer Exhibition at the Royal Academy of Arts in London is that it’s a selling show, perhaps the largest in the world, certainly the oldest.
Red is always the most important color in the Royal Academy’s Summer Exhibition in London.
In “Modern British Sculpture” at the Royal Academy , there hangs a little work by an artist named Urs Fischer . “Untitled” (2000) consists of half an apple screwed to half a pear, suspended from a thread.
Although Australia is enormous, a whole continent in itself, the history of its art is not as vast as that of, say, Africa or the Americas.
When Vincent van Gogh was furnishing his little yellow house in Arles, he asked his brother Theo to send him some prints by Daumier.
London’s Royal Academy was founded in 1768, a few years before the U.S. Declaration of Independence. Nonetheless, it has been edging into the 21st century.
Johan Zoffany (1733-1810) is alleged to have been the only member of Britain’s Royal Academy to practice cannibalism.