The Royal Institute of Art is an institution for higher education with a long artistic tradition dating all the way back to the 18th century. The education offered is diverse with courses in traditional methods as well as instruction in the most innovative and the very latest techniques.
The college's new and well-equipped workshops are among the finest in Europe and major parts of the workshops are suitable for persons with disabilities. The college is located on the island Skeppsholmen, a close neighbor to the Museum of Modern Art, the National Museum of Fine Art and the Swedish Museum of Architecture.The college has about 210 students and leading Swedish and International artists and architects teach at the college. The college offers a three-year Bachelor program in fine arts, a two-year Master program in fine arts, a one-year Guest program in fine arts for foreign students, a project program for active artists (one semester or one academic year), further education in Architecture or Restoration Art (one academic year) as well as a course in Art & Architecture are offered.
Photographer: Petter Lehto