Victoria and Albert Museum

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Author: Dawn Hoskin (Assistant Curator)
Last week Brodie Lyon posted about ‘The Château de Juvisy’ by Pierre-Denis Martin making its journey from Versailles to the V&A [see here]. The painting had been on display at the Palace of Versailles as part of the André Le Nôtre in Perspective 1613 – 2013 exhibition, celebrating the work of the noted landscape gardener, and designer of the gardens depicted in The Château...
Author: Dawn Hoskin (Assistant Curator)
Those of you who have passed by the Museum in recent days may have noticed that it is no longer being touted by Messrs Elmgreen and Dragset as a ‘New Residential Development’.Back in October, those artists took advantage of the hoardings covering up building works and used them to display this provocative sign as part of their installation piece ‘Tomorrow’. As a result of...