This comes round faster every year. Last year I was lucky enough to hear from the person who bought my postcard. Who will buy my effort this year? I’d love to know… One of my husband’s cards can be seen in this shot (courtesy of the RCA Secret Facebook Page) but I’d have to kill you if I revealed which one. Can you guess? Answers on a postcard…
Anyway here are the details:
Everyone’s favourite postcard art show returns with a headline sponsor and name change to Stewarts Law RCA Secret
Stewarts Law RCA Secret is an exhibition and sale of original postcard-sized artworks, by internationally acclaimed artists plus up-and coming graduates from the Royal College of Art. It’s your chance to get your hands on original works of art for a tiny price.
This year’s exhibition contains 2900 works by 1124 artists. The impressive lineup includes generous contributions from Yinka Shonibare, Jeremy Deller, Paula Rego, Quentin Blake, David Bailey and Grayson Perry, musician Jarvis Cocker, architect Zaha Hadid, fashion designers Sir Paul Smith and, head of Burberry, Christopher Bailey.
With new work from hundreds of artists and designers, Stewarts Law RCA Secret continues to help emerging artists at a formative stage in their careers.
Exhibition open: Thursday 13 March to Friday 21 March 2014, 11am-6pm daily (late opening until 9pm on 20 March only)
Sale open: Saturday 22 March 2014, 8am-6pm.
ROYAL COLLEGE OF ART BATTERSEA
Dyson Building, 1 Hester Road, London SW11 4AN
Ever wondered if you could spot a Paula Rego at 20 paces? How about a David Bailey? Each postcard in Stewarts Law RCA Secret is signed only on the back, so Collectors don’t know the identity of the artists until they have made their purchases.
Proceeds to Royal College of Art Fine Art Student Award Fund.
You must have a Collector’s Number to purchase a card at Stewarts Law RCA Secret. Register HERE to get one.
Support RCA student artists with a DONATION.
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