Summer is here when parents and I are lucky enough to get our invite to drinks at the RA for the Summer Exhibition.

Royal Academy

For those of you who don’t know, the Summer Exhibition has been running for nearly 250 years and is the largest open entry exhibition. This basically means that anyone can enter their artwork and the chosen ones are selected by a panel of leading artists.

Summer Exhibtion

The best bit about the exhibition is if you look through the pricing list and find the most expensive ones and they are always very underwhelming/ridiculous!

Summer Exhibition Pricing Book

There’s no better way then having topped up champagne as you explore the gallery rooms.

My favourite was the back and white room, simple but some very cool pieces in there.

Black & White Room, RA

Lawrence seemed to have a fascination with this lobster painting.

Summer Exhibition Lobster

Now of this collection which would you say was £66,000?

Tracey Emin Summer Exhibition
Guess who by!?

I would recommend you take a trip down there, it’s a great mixture of art – something for everyone!

Cake Summer Exhibition