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National Art Library collection development policy: documentary materials

V&A Collections Development Policy Including Acquisition & Disposal Policy (PDF file, 125 KB)

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Word & Image - Art Books and Design from the National Art Library (Hardback)

Word & Image - Art Books and Design from the National Art Library (Hardback)

This unique history brings together more than 150 spectacular objects from the National Art Library's collection of literature, prints, drawings and p…

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The Museum of Savage Beauty

The Museum of Savage Beauty interactive web feature explores the hidden stories and craftsmanship behind some of the most remarkable objects made by Alexander McQueen and his creative collaborators. Here the designer's iconic pieces are placed alongside historical objects from the V&A’s collections, which represent some of the many design traditions that inspired him.

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Event - V&A Illustration Awards 2016

Tue 24 May 2016–Sun 21 August 2016

DISPLAY: The V&A Illustration Awards are held annually to recognise the very best of book, editorial and student illustration in the UK.

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