Victoria and Albert Museum

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Disobedient Objects: Events

A World to Win. Posters of Protest and Revolution
A World to Win. Posters of Protest and Revolution

Thu 01 May 2014–Sun 02 November 2014

DISPLAY: From the 'Votes for Women' campaigns of the early 20th century to the recent 'Occupy'
movements, political activists around the world have used posters to mobilise, educate and organise.

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Curating Conflicts: Disobedient Objects
Curating Conflicts: Disobedient Objects

Sat 08 November 2014 10:30

CONFERENCE: This international conference will explore the challenges in archiving and curating objects and artefacts of recent and historical political conflict.

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Sam West and Nigel West: The Art of Deception
Sam West and Nigel West: The Art of Deception

Fri 21 November 2014 18:30

EVENING TALK: The award-winning actor Sam West and the spy writer Nigel West discuss the similarities and differences between acting and spying – the mutual arts of deception – with the director Giles Ramsay.

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#Expressyourself
#Expressyourself
Free entry

Fri 21 November 2014 18:30

EVENING EVENT: Explore art and performance as tools for cultural exchange, identity and self-expression.

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Disobedient Textiles
Disobedient Textiles

Sat 13 December 2014 10:30

2 DAY DIGITAL WORKSHOP: Make a Disobedient Object of your own in this Arduino and e-Textiles workshop.

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

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