Online Shopping: closed now, back soon

The safety of our visitors, friends and all who work with us at the RA is our highest priority. In line with the advice from Public Health England, the RA is closed temporarily; we have now taken the further decision to close our online shop in the short term, and to minimise non-essential activity.

We will be in touch once online shopping is available again, and are using the opportunity to improve the site and online experience we offer: we promise it will be better than ever! Meanwhile, if you have a query about an existing order, please contact us.

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Thank you for your continued support. We are very much looking forward to welcoming you back to the online shop and in person again soon.

Wishing you all the very best,
The Royal Academy of Arts Team

Ed Ruscha Hon RA

Ed Ruscha Hon RA

Ed Ruscha Hon RA has created decades of work distilling the essence of America, combining amiguous text with a panoply of imagery.

Artist profile

Ed Ruscha Hon RA studied at the Chouinard Art Institute, now CalArts. Ruscha's painting, prints, photography and drawing present American life and popular culture with an open and ambiguous perspective.

His work is exhibited and collected internationally.

Photo: Aubrey Mayer © Ed Ruscha Courtesy of the artist and Gagosian Gallery