Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

Come along to our residency events to meet our current artists and designers in residence - whether you have a specialised interest in their practice, want to know more about their residency, or just keen to see how a contemporary artist works. We have a packed programme of free drop-in open studios and gallery demonstrations alongside workshops or activities especially for audiences such as schools, families, Members and young people, that may need booking in advance. All information can be found below.

Amy Hughes: Ceramics Resident
Amy Hughes: Ceramics Resident

Sat 02 May 2015–Wed 23 September 2015

TOUR: Visit Amy in her studio on Level 6 to find out more about her residency at the Museum, her creative practice and her work in progress.

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CreateInsights: Artist in Residence, Liam Byrne
CreateInsights: Artist in Residence, Liam Byrne

Fri 21 August 2015 18:30–20:00

YOUNG PEOPLE'S EVENT: Hear from the current Artist in Residence, Liam Byrne, about working as a musician.

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Museum of Childhood: A Book of Childhood Things

Museum of Childhood: A Book of Childhood Things

The Museum of Childhood traces the history of childhood through some of the museum's most cherished objects. The book reveals how children have played…

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Interactive Map

Discover the many treasures in the beautiful V&A galleries, find out where events are happening in the Museum or just check the location of the café, shops, lifts or toilets. Simple to use, the V&A interactive map works on all screen sizes, from your tablet or smartphone to your desktop at home.

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