Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

18 June - 20 October 2013. If you could keep only one memory, what would it be? Sky Arts Ignition: Memory Palace was a walk-in story that brought to life a new work of fiction by the author Hari Kunzru. This narrative world was visualised through a series of commissions by 20 internationally acclaimed illustrators, graphic designers and typographers.

Sky Arts Ignition
About the Exhibition
About the Exhibition

Sky Arts Ignition: Memory Palace brought together a new work of fiction by the author Hari Kunzru with 20 original commissions from leading graphic designers, illustrators …

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Making Memory Palace
Making Memory Palace

In this short essay the co-curators of Memory Palace outline the processes involved in creating the exhibition.

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William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain

22 March – 13 July 2014. Experience the world of William Kent, the most prominent architect and designer in early Georgian Britain and explore how his versatility and artistic inventiveness set the style for his age when Britain defined itself as a new nation and developed an Italian-inspired style.

Visit the V&A exhibition William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain