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China Design Now

China Design Now

This is a highly topical look at the development of a vibrant Chinese design culture within the context of China's recent history of industrialisation…

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Shoes: Pleasure and Pain

13 June 2015 – 31 January 2016. An exhibition looking at the extremes of footwear from around the globe. From a sandal decorated in pure gold leaf originating from ancient Egypt to the most elaborate designs by contemporary makers.

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Event - Lunchtime Lecture Shaking Hands with China: The V&A Gallery at the Shekou Design Museum

Wed 11 November 2015 13:00–13:45

FREE TALK: In June 2014, the V&A entered into a pioneering collaboration with China Merchants Group to support their ambitious plan to set up a major design museum in Shenzhen (South China).

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