The Summer Exhibition of the Royal Academy of Arts attracts a large number of visitors annually and marks the start of the Summer Season. Royal Academician Tess Jaray is this year’s coordinator for the Summer Exhibition 2012 which will be open to the public on the 4th June till 12th August.
Inside the Main Galleries, visitors will enjoy a vibrant and colorful exhibition named Matisse’s The Red Studio located at the Central Hall. Chris Wilkinson RA and Eva Jiricna RA will curate the architecture gallery of the Summer Exhibition this year. Their collaboration will seek to transcend the boundaries between architecture and fine arts.
At the Gallery III, in Burlington House, curated by Tess Jaray RA, guests will enjoy a large variety of modest scale works by younger artists. The contemporary art show, now in its 244th year, continues the tradition of showcasing works by both emerging and established artists including painting, sculpture, photography, printmaking, architecture and film.
The exhibition will present artists such as: Christopher Le Brun PRA; Michael Landy RA; Tracey Emin RA; Ken Howard RA; Raqib Shaw; Calum Innes; Keith Coventry among others.