latest blogs, articles & news


A quick chat with...Charles Saumarez Smith

Our Director, Ben Pearce, speaks with Charles Saumarez Smith, Secretary and Chief Executive of the RA about national galleries, what they do for us, and what the future holds...


Art Meets Life / Life Meets Art

Works Like People II is a series of site-specific artworks commissioned by us and the Wallace Collection. Here, Lucy Wells tells us why the project is so important to Bromley by Bow Centre.


Works Like People II: Community

Works Like People II is a series of site-specific works commissioned by us in partnership with the Wallace Collection. Here Edwina Mileham takes us through the community programme set up around the project.


Polly's Story: Mental health & memories of Sheridan

Polly Mortimer shares her memories of a young life in mental health care, of Sheridan Russell, and why the charity he founded is so important.


Tom Ellis: The Power of Uncertainty, The Power of Art

In this first blog exploring our recent Works Like People II commission, artist Tom Ellis takes us through his perspective on the project.


Endless Wave: Works by Birgit Skiƶld

We're exhibiting works by one of the most important pioneers of 20th Century printmaking, in partnership with Cambridge University Hospitals.