Victoria and Albert Museum

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26 July 2014 – 1 February 2015: From Suffragette teapots to protest robots, this exhibition will be the first to examine the powerful role of objects in movements for social change. It will demonstrate how political activism drives a wealth of design ingenuity and collective creativity that defy standard definitions of art and design.

About the Exhibition
About the Exhibition

Disobedient Objects will focus on the period from the late 1970s to the present, a time that has brought new technologies and political challenges. On display will be arts …

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Visitor Information
Visitor Information

Visitor information for the Disobedient Objects exhibition

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Blog: Disobedient Objects
Blog: Disobedient Objects

This blog will chart the process of mounting the exhibition with contributions from curators, conservators, technicians and some of the people who are lending their objects…

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How-To Guides
How-To Guides

Downloadable how-to guides for making your own version of some of the disobedient objects found in the exhibition.

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Disobedient Objects at the V&A Shop
Disobedient Objects at the V&A Shop

A range of products to accompany the exhibition including the Disobedient Objects exhibition catalogue.

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Supported by Cockayne – Grants for the Arts, a donor-advised fund of The London Community Foundation

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