Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

The term Art Deco refers to a style that spanned the boom of the roaring 1920s and the bust of the Depression-ridden 1930s. It affected all forms of design, from the fine and decorative arts to fashion, film, photography, transport and product design. In 2003, the V&A hosted the major exhibition Art Deco: 1910-1939.

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.

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Art Deco London

Art Deco London

Art Deco London written by Colin Hines, designed by Keith Cheetham, with photographs by Paul Riddle is the first ever guide book to the 20's and 30's …

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Event - Introducing Eileen Gray

Sat 07 June 2014 14:00

SEMINAR: Explore the work and legacy of Eileen Gray, one of the most important furniture designers and architects of the early 20th century.

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