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Spring 2014 V&A Magazine Covers

Spring 2014 V&A Magazine Covers

Published three times a year, V&A Magazine covers all aspects of the visual arts - architecture, design, craft, photography, fashion and fine art - taking the V&A's exhibition and display programme as its starting point.

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Inside the Spring 2014 issue:

  • Colin McDowell provides an eyewitness account of how the Italian fashion industry became a global force.
  • Designer and artist Carlo Brandelli on what he learned growing up with both British and Italian style.
  • Philippa Watkins explains the role of the dynamic Italian textile industry in the birth of "Made in Italy".
  • James Stevens Curl retreads William Kent's artistic and social development, revealing the many sides of the Georgian designer and architect.
  • Lucy Davies examines the origins of the Prix Pictet prize for photography, and the shortlist for this year's iteration.
  • Edwin Heathcote journeys into the V&A to look at the very fabric of the building, and asks: what happens next, and why?
Cover one: Produced by Frida Giannini, creative director of Gucci, for V&A Magazine
Cover two: Produced by Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli, creative directors of Valentino, for V&A Magazine

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