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Lao Jianhua - HSBC Designer in Residence 2008-9
Lao Jianhua, a product designer working in Shanghai, China, was the V&A's first international Museum Resident and was at the Museum between November 2008 and April 2009, helping the Museum to...
Sue Lawty - Concealed, Discovered, Revealed
The work of Sue Lawty during her time at the V&A as Textile Artist in Residence and beyond, where she collaborated on a significant new body of work with the V&A Textile Collection, worked...
Jo Lawrence - Animator in Residence 2008
Jo Lawrence, a new media artist and animation director was Animator in Residence at the V&A in summer 2008. Originally interested in line-drawn illustration, her work developed to encompass...
Siân Bowen - A Journey Within A Journey 2006 - 2008
Siân Bowen shared her discoveries, experiences and insights through three year V&A residency, co-hosted by the Paper Conservation Studio, during which she made new work in response to her...
Dorothy Hogg - Jewellery Resonances 2008
Dorothy Hogg MBE was Artist in Residence at the V&A between July and December 2008. Dorothy is internationally recognised as both an artist jeweller and a teacher of jewellery and silversmithing...
Le Strange Fruit - Antonio Ciutto
Antonio Ciutto has been a designer of womenswear since 2000, designing under the Antonio Ciutto label. Ciutto has presented catwalk shows several times off-schedule during London Fashion Week, and...
Helen Scalway - Moving Patterns 2008-9
In Moving Patterns, Helen Scalway asked questions about cities, streets, houses and how we make them home, sharing her own journey of research, as she worked towards a drawing exhibition held in...
Reviving the V&A’s Cast Courts
The V&A’s superlative Cast Courts are undergoing a timely programme of renovation, the first time in three decades. In this blog, the project team take you behind the scenes, keeping you updated...
Engraved Ornament project
The V&A has one of the most important collections of engraved ornament in the world. With funding from the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation, the museum has embarked on a project to catalogue all 24,000...
Clare Twomey - Ceramics Artist in Residence 2011
This blog followed Clare Twomey's activities as Artist in Residence in the V&A ceramics residency studio. It focussed on one object a week from the V&A Ceramics open storage collection as the...