Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

The V&A holds a variety of material relating to black heritage and culture, including fashion, photography and performance.

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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Luxury Fashion - A Global History of Heritage Brands (Hardback)

Luxury Fashion - A Global History of Heritage Brands (Hardback)

Luxury brands are not about banal retro styling or taking refuge in past glories; they are brands with a heritage that still chimes with contemporary …

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Event - Staying Power: Decks, Dance and Dialogue 1950-2000

Fri 18 April 2014 13:00

SPECIAL EVENT: Discover how photography has recorded the transformation of music, the wave of subcultures and the shifting disposition of a nation, with a special all day event - for everyone.

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