Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

In 2004 RIBA and the V&A opened the first museum gallery in the country dedicated to architecture in the UK. It provides an accessible and engaging introduction to the art, use and practice of architecture. On display are models, drawings and designs, and samples of materials, as well as photographs and fragments of buildings.

The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 - 2014

5 April - 27 July 2014. The Glamour of Italian Fashion 1945 - 2014 is a comprehensive look at Italian Fashion from the end of the Second World War to the present day. The story is explored through the key individuals and organisations that have contributed to Italy's reputation for quality and style.

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Exploring Architecture: Buildings

Exploring Architecture: Buildings

Architecture plays a key role in shaping our environment. Covering ancient and modern architecture from across the world, this book examines its very …

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Event - Firmness, Commodity and Delight

Fri 25 April 2014 14:00

Join V&A guide Kenneth Draper as he leads a tour of the Museum, focusing on the subject of architecture.

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