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Discover graduate work by Royal College of Art students from around the world.

RCA2022 Graduate Show 25 - 30 June 2022

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. 

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.

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

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

RCA2022 Kensington

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

Find out more about the event 


26 June 2021 to 4 July 2021

Online and satellite events

The RCA's renowned graduate exhibition took place online as a digital discovery platform – RCA2021 – complemented, where possible, by a festival of physical satellite events around London.

Creativity is a global language. Wherever you are, join us online to navigate, explore and immerse yourself in the work – and thinking – of the world's most talented emerging artists and designers. 



RCA's renowned graduate show opened online, for the first time in history, as a digital discovery platform – RCA2020

You can discover the work of 850 students from around the world, and explore collections of student work curated by leading lights from the creative industries.

Show RCA Archive

The Show RCA Archive allows you to view graduate student profiles from 2007 to 2019, and filter by School, programme and year, to see the wealth of talent in your particular area of interest.