Celebrate the world's largest and longest-running open-submission exhibition in its 250th year.

To mark the anniversary, this year's exhibition will be coordinated by Grayson Perry RA.

The world’s largest open-submission contemporary art show provides a unique platform for emerging and established artists to showcase their works to an international audience. The exhibition comprises a range of media from painting, printmaking and photography to sculpture, architecture and film.

As always, most of the work is for sale, giving visitors the opportunity to buy original pieces at the forefront of the contemporary art scene.

Royal Academy of Arts

Burlington House, Piccadilly, London, Greater London, W1J 0BD

020 7300 8090


Opening times

Mon – Thu, Sat – Sun, 10am – 6pm
Fri, 10am – 10pm
Closed 24 – 26 Dec

Please visit for special late openings and exceptional closing times: https://www.royalacademy.org.uk/plan-your-visit

£1 off exhibitions with National Art Pass

50% off Helene Schjerfbeck Exhibition

Valid to 27 October 2019

50% off Félix Vallotton Exhibition

Valid to 29 September 2019

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