Room 144: Architectural Ceramics

Panel of tiles, 1560-1590. Museum no. 988-1884

The Headley Trust Gallery

This gallery contains a fine selection of tiles and other dramatic large-scale ceramics. It  includes examples of architectural ceramics from the 13th century BC to the present day, such as stoves from Northern Europe, large tile panels from Portugal, the Netherlands and the Islamic world, and architectural sculptures from China.

Room 144 is on Level 6 of the V&A South Kensington.

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Event - Simon Carroll: Expressionist Potter

Sat 05 April 2014–Sun 04 January 2015

DISPLAY: An unconventional and adventurous artist, Simon Carroll produced some of the most singular and extraordinary ceramics of recent years.

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