Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

The V&A's Korean collection includes green-glazed ceramics, silk embroideries from officials' robes, boxes inlaid with mother-of-pearl and Park Young Sook’s monumental vessel ‘Moon Jar’. Made from 500 AD up to the present day, the diverse objects all reflect the love of natural forms that pervades the decorative arts of Korea.

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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World Dress Fashion in Detail

World Dress Fashion in Detail

From the mountains of Montenegro to the shores of South-East Asia and beyond, the V&A's renowned world dress collection is highlighted in World Dr…

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Event - Arts of East Asia: China, Korea and Japan

Mon 16 September 2013–Mon 21 July 2014

YEAR COURSE: Explore the art, architecture and decorative arts of East Asia, focussing on the ancient civilisations of
China, Korea and Japan.
Mondays, 16 September 2013 - 21 July 2014 (over 3 terms), 11.10-15.30

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