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

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I noticed today that there are lots of posters about China in London 2009 up in the tube stations. It’s so exciting. The poster design is very traditional and beautiful - I like it very much. Also the V&A Museum has organized many activities to celebrate the Chinese New Year on Friday 30th of January. I will make and hang contemporary lamps in the Museum. There will also be an open studio...
I travelled to Canterbury with some of my Chinese friends from Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design during the New Year holiday. Canterbury is a small town but very lovely. I like the town very much, especially Canterbury Cathedral. The design of ceiling architecture is fantastic. It’s a masterpiece. 坎特伯雷大教堂新年假期和圣马丁的一帮中国朋友去了坎特伯雷玩。坎特伯雷是个迷人的小镇,我喜欢这个小镇特别是坎特伯雷大教堂。室内的天花设计非常漂亮,不愧是个杰作。
I always believe everybody is a designer. People are very creative. I enjoy looking at the design around us. You can see the picture I took on the street. I think it’s a good design. They use the plastic cases for storage when they carry the flowers to the location and then they use those cases turned down as display bases. They use some simple steel board as a display top. This design saves...
I like the glass work hanging at the main entrance of the V&A. It’s really beautiful and makes the space amazing.So I thought I should hang something in my studio to decorate the space. Then I thought about my hometown’s boats. It’s very traditional and brings back my memories. Using coloured paper I folded many boats and then I put them in line on my desk to form the V&A logo.Sitting on...
When I walked around the Museum I saw some children sitting on the ground and playing. But the ground is cold in winter so I thought I would design some simple chairs for kids. I would just have a try, even though I noticed there were a lot of benches in the Museum.This chair hasn’t got legs just two pieces of wood of the same size with two hinges. It can be folded like a book and the handle can...