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Author: William Newton (Assistant Curator - Department of Furniture, Textiles & Fashion)
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I covered headwear a couple of posts ago, so logically it must be time to turn our sartorially-peckish peepers to the ticklish bases of our pillars of flesh and blood and bone: the feet.VERY natty boots (T.110:1, 2-1993) © Victoria & Albert Museum, London The V&A’s shoe collection is very large and very expansive. It represents over two millennia of methods we humans have used...
Author: Dawn Hoskin (Assistant Curator)
The ideas and messages that are shaping the content of the galleries have been informed and developed using a number of processes. Two key activities that were established in the early days of the project are ‘Brainstorm Meetings’ and ‘Pin-Ups’.Europe Brainstorm TeamThe Europe Brainstorm Team is an expert group of twenty-five curatorial and interpretation staff recruited...