Acadamy of Arts

Acadamy of Arts, an institution that is part of the Institut de France, regret. 1803 (name from 1816). It is divided into sections: painting, sculptures, architecture, graphics, music and free members (critics, art historians etc.) ; counts 50 ordinary members, 10 foreign members and 50 correspondent members. Akademia organizuje konkursy na Prix de Rome i sprawuje opiekę nad Académie de France à Rome; publishes its own yearbook ("Yearbook of the Academy of Fine Arts"). W XIX w. The Academy exerted a strong influence on the artist's life. France (kontrola działalności Ecole des Beaux-Arts, awarding the Prix de Rome, selection of works for annual salons), favoring conservative classicist and eclectic tendencies.