Royal Institute of Art, Stockholm, Sweden


The Royal Institute of Art offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes and courses in Fine Arts as well as postgraduate courses in Architecture and Urban Studies.

The Art of Restoration 2019-2020:
Structures of Democracy

Folkets hus i Malmö (1948). Arkitekt Hans Westman. Foto: Arna Ingers (Digitalt museum)

(60 ECTS-credits) The course starts in autumn, 2019. Last application date will be May 8 at 13.00. This course is …

Decolonizing Architecture: displacement, migration and colonial heritage

Concrete Tent, Abu Dhabi 2017.

Italian Ghosts, Venice Architectural Biennale, 2014, DAAR. The struggle of decolonization once primarily located outside of Europe, today has moved …

The Photographic Artist’s Book:
Dissemination in a Digital Landscape

Hundöron, ur serien Bokporträtt, Anna Henriksson

This course is a one-year full-time postgraduate course primarily for professional practitioners in the fields of art and photography. Through …

Marvels and Catastrophes: Architecture and Cities and the Force of Nature

NewOrleans, 2006, Peter Lang

‘Research-Lab’ is primarily designed for practitioners within the fields of architecture, design and the arts and who are interested in pursuing theory and practice based individual projects with a critical focus on urban and material culture. There are two components to the course: the first comprises regular lectures, group sessions and individual consultations with the professor designed to help advance each students’ individual research project. The second comprises a series of collective workshops designed to test concepts developed for institutional settings and public environments: this year the R-Lab institutional partner is Färgfabriken.

Project Studies for Professional Artists

Verk av Victora Verseau
Verk av Victora Verseau

Project studies in Fine Arts are part of the RIA’s selection of courses on the advanced level. The course is …

Materialities (transmission/translation)

The course Materialities will in an exploratory way put emphasis on experience and practical knowledge in the encounter with philosophical …

Critical Images

The Unknown Soldier, Abounaddara, 2012.

            The one-year post master course Critical Images invites you to engage in a universal …

Master Programme
in Fine Arts

, David Klasson. Masterexamensutställning på Galleri Mejan, läsåret 2017/18. Foto: Jean-Baptiste Béranger.

The MFA programme at the Royal Institute of Art focuses on the development of an independent and reflexive artistic work …

Five-Year Programme
in Fine Arts

Jag är Fucking Phoenix, Pelerin Brodrej. Masterexamensutställning på Galleri Mejan, läsåret 2016/17. Foto: Jean-Baptiste Béranger.

Within our Five-Year Programme you have great freedom and responsibility for creating and organising your own education. The studies are …

Studies in Fine Arts for
Visiting and Exchange Students

  Students from schools that the RIA has an exchange agreement with can apply for an exchange period ranging from 3 …

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