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Friends of the RHA membership
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Your Friends of the RHA membership will entitle you to a huge range of exclusive events and discounts throughout the year.  A copy of the beautiful hardcover book of Amelia Stein’s Photographs is also yours with this special offer.

Friends of the RHA enjoy a wide variety of exclusive benefits, such as invitations to all of the RHA’s openings throughout the year including the hugely popular Annual Exhibition Varnishing Day Preview event for RHA Friends and exhibiting artists.  You will also have access to an unparalleled programme of Friends-only events including RHA members’ and artists’ private studio visits, Director-led exhibition talks and both cultural and art orientated tours (nationally and internationally) with members of the RHA staff and Academy.

Your Friends membership also entitles you to discounts on all RHA publications and in Coppa Café and Inreda Design Shop both on-site in the RHA, as well as with our partner organisations, ely wine bar, the Friends of the National Concert Hall programme, Pan Pan Theatre and many more.

You will also have the added benefit of knowing that your Friends of the RHA membership supports the Royal Hibernian Academy’s mission to promote and support the very best contemporary art and artists in Ireland.

Benefits of Joining the Friends of the RHA include:

  • Exclusive invitations to Varnishing Day, a preview of the RHA Annual Exhibition, and the opening
  • Postal Invitations to all exhibition openings in the Academy’s galleries
  • Postal Subscription to the RHA Magazine
  • Invitations to our Lectures and Art Workshops Series
  • 20% discount in the Coppa Café @ the RHA
  • 10% discount in the Inreda Design Shop in the RHA
  • 10% discount on all RHA catalogues
  • Discount on an annual subscription to the Irish Arts Review
  • An Ely Wine Bar loyalty card for discounts and special offers
  • 10% discount on membership subscription to join the Friends of The National Concert Hall
  • Discounts on Pan Pan Theatre tickets
  • Discounts on tickets to the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival

For more information on Friends of the RHA benefits contact Michelle Considine at or see the ‘JOIN’ section on our website


  • Available from June 20th to September 20th 2014.
  • Not valid in conjunction with any other offer.
  • Friends of the RHA membership is valid for 1 year from date of purchase.
  • Multiple vouchers may be purchased.
  • Free copy of Amelia Stein book must be collected from the RHA.
  • Offer subject to availability.
  • 10% discount on publications may be suspended on certain titles.
  • Offer limited to 200 vouchers.
  • Saving based on information provided as of the offer start date.



Royal Hibernian Academy
Gallagher Gallery
15 Ely Place,
Dublin 2,

T: +35316612558


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