Victoria and Albert Museum

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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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