The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

1. The Royal College of Art is celebrating its 175th anniversary with a major exhibition featuring more than 350 works of art and design by over 180 RCA graduates and staff.

The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

2. The RCA is the world’s oldest art and design university in continuous operation. Its first students comprised a small group.

The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

3. ‘Forehead’ 1997 by Jake and Dinos Chapman

The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

4. ‘Close Quarters’ 2006 by Tony Cragg

The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

5. ‘Dany Bubbles’ 1966, by Ian Dury…

The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

6. … ‘Jemima Proust’ 1969, by Ian Dury

The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

7. Westminster Underground roundel by Edward Johnston, 1900

The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

8. Rolling Stones logo by .John Pasche, Graphic Design student 1967-70, Staff 1989-90.

The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

9. Henry Moore’s ‘Painted Torso’, 1969

The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

10. Matthias Kulla sits on the bonnet of a Porsche 991 which he and his design team created in 2011

The Perfect Place to Grow: 175 Years of the Royal College of Art

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