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Show RCA 2019

Key details


  • Free

Who could attend

  • Everyone


  • Exhibition

The Royal College of Art’s renowned graduate show will take place across two locations including, for the first time, the major new RCA campus building in Battersea, designed by Herzog & de Meuron. 

Show RCA 2019

RCA2022 welcomes visitors to experience the best emerging practices from the graduating students of the world’s leading university of art and design. Comprising a range of disciplines including Sculpture and Contemporary Art Practice, Intelligent Mobility, Textiles and Design Products, Fashion and Architecture, and many more, this year’s presentation will bring together hundreds of postgraduate students whose work is tackling some of the most pressing, global challenges of our times, alongside fine art that inspires and nourishes our view of the world. 

The RCA exhibitions are free and are open to the public.

Opening times

On 25 and 26 June the exhibitions are open to the public from 12–6pm, with last entry at 5.15pm.

On 27 June the exhibitions will only be open to exhibitors, staff and their guests for Convocation.

On 28 June the exhibitions are open to the public from 12–6pm except for the Textiles, Design Products and Fashion exhibitions which will close at 2pm.

On 29 and 30 June there will be a later closing time of 9pm, with last entry at 8pm.

Alongside this for the third year student works will be showcased on our fantastic digital platform from 25 June.


RCA2022 Battersea

Studio Building
Royal College of Art
Howie Street
London SW11 4NL

Exhibiting Programmes: MA Animation, MA Contemporary Art Practice, MA Design Products, MA Fashion, MA Information Experience Design, MA Sculpture, MA Textiles, MA Visual Communication

Dyson, Woo and Painting Buildings
Royal College of Art
Hester Road
London SW11 3AN

Exhibiting Programmes: MA Animation, MA Ceramics & Glass, MA Jewellery and Metal, MA Painting, MA Photography, MA Print, PhD Arts & Humanities

RCA2022 Kensington

Darwin and Stevens Buildings
Royal College of Art
Kensington Gore
London SW7 2EU

Exhibiting Programmes: MA Architecture, MA Global Innovation Design, MA Innovation Design Engineering, MA Interior Design, MA Service Design