Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

Opening times

10.00 to 17.45 daily
10.00 to 22.00 Fridays


Author: Sue Lawty
I thought this might be a good point to share a few hands on images. In the making of Calculus hundreds and thousands of decisions were wrestled and questioned in researching, collecting, sorting, selecting, organising, ordering, laying out, composing... The process is by its nature, a meditative and slow affair. I found myself considering how each tiny found fragment of rock laid out in each...
Author: Sue Lawty
Taking Time has moved on to its second venue at IC at the Dovecot, Edinburgh. Last Friday I travelled north for the opening. The solid mass, almost oversized, stone architecture and assertive sense of place as the train pulls into Edinburgh Waverley never fails to send a ripple of excitement. It was good to meet Amanda Game and the team at IC and to catch up with old friends. Thanks to all for...
Author: Sue Lawty
Had to get out. Run. Unfit. Up. Slow Hard. Black ice. Imagine the dance. Clumsy skitter. Low bright white light. Muscles struggle. Feet pound. Heart beat. Harsh breath. Icy long fingered Rasping cold deep inside Rhythm. Repetition. High. Vista. Wide. White. Clean. Sharp. Crystals. Crystal clear thoughts. That was today. These, a few days ago. Cumbria, looking west. Sun. Snow. Clear. White. Cold....