V&A Magazine: Autumn/Winter 2013

Richard Barnhart takes us on an erudite trip through the history of
Chinese painting, beginning with the Tang dynasty and closing with
the Qing dynasty.

Martin Herbert enters the ever-shifting world of Elmgreen &
Dragset, and provides an overview of their career to date, the latest
development of which has dawned at the V&A.

Murtaza Vali introduces the artists and designers on the shortlist for
this year’s £25,000 Jameel Prize. Their work goes on show at the V&A
following the announcement of the winner on 10 December.

Hannah Betts visits the V&A’s recently acquired Vivien Leigh archive,
and pieces together a remarkable life lived between screen, stage
and anywhere else Ms Leigh chose to go…

The cover was photographed by Thierry Bal in Tomorrow by Elmgreen & Dragset. A limited-edition Chinese painting cover is also available.