Teaching the skills that the current 'establishment' art schools don't teach anymore
Our full-time courses equip you with the skills you need to be a confident artist
3 Years | Apply Now | 9:30am-4:30pm
1 Year | Apply Now | 9:30am-4:30pm
Part-time study of 2-4 days per week is available for a select number of students
2-4 days per week | Apply Now | 9:30am-4:30pm
Get a taste of life at LARA. Our masterclasses are a great introduction to the atelier way
23rd-27th April 2018 | 10:00-5:00 | Max: 8
26th Mar - 6th Apr 2018 | 10:00-5:00 | Max: 24
16th-20th April 2018 | 10:00-5:00| Max 10
2nd - 13th July 2018 | 10:00-5:00 | Max: 24
Find out more about studying at LARA
As well as training artists, we also represent artists and provide an online gallery to sell their work
There are no restrictions on experience. However, you have to be 16+ years to apply. Beyond that, there are no age restrictions.
Are there any age or experience restrictions?
Are there any subsidised places?
Are your classes suitable for complete beginners?
Can I access Career Development Loans?
Can I pay for the first class and then decide whether to continue and pay for a year?
Can I pay in instalments?
Can I study on the Diploma or Foundation course part-time?
Can the School help with finding accommodation in London?
Do I get an officially recognised qualification at the end of the course?
Do I need to submit images with my application, if so what kind of images should I submit?
Do you offer accommodation?
How can the School help if I have Special Educational Needs?
How do I register for a course place?
How long is the Diploma Course?
How much do I need to cover costs of living in London?
I am an international student (from a country not included in the EU and EEA), can I get a student visa if I am accepted on your courses?
I'm an overseas student, do I need a visa to study at LARA?
Is the School accredited?
May I skip the Foundation and go directly onto the Diploma course?
Must I begin the program in the Autumn?
What do I need to bring?
What do most graduates do after completing the program?
What is the atelier technique, and how is it unique to the school?
What is the average work week?
What is your cancellation policy?
What materials will I be provided with?
What will I get at the end of the course?
When should I register?
Where and when is the course held?
Where do your tutors come from?
Who is the course suitable for?
Will I be eligible for funding support from Student Finance England?