Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

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10.00 to 17.45 daily
10.00 to 22.00 Fridays

Archive

I have been judged and found wanting - all over the country quilted effigies of Sue Prichard are being stabbed with pins. To be honest I didn't realise that the offending article 'Quilts come in from the cold' had created such a flurry of responses. It’s a very odd thing being thrust into the public sphere - you certainly don't enter into the profession with the express wish...
I am constantly amazed by the way in which seemingly disconnected individuals and events are linked through time and space. My father, a butcher by trade spent his weekends and holidays fishing. Every year we would spend two weeks in a small fishing town on the South East Kent coast. Each evening we would pack our rods and bags and set out at 7.00pm to spend a couple of hours in companionable...
I have no more words to give. I'm all worded out - if you ask me what I've been doing all day my mind goes blank, I can't even remember what I had for lunch (if I had lunch). We had our press launch on Wednesday morning - weeks of preparation, proofing press releases, rehearsing the presentation, refining the images, ensuring the key messages were embedded within the presentation....