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The Research Department plays a central role in the Museum's efforts to improve access to and understanding of its collections.
Information about projects involving V&A staff and collections
Annual summaries of research activity at the V&A
Our 2-year postgraduate course, offered with the Royal College of Art
Standards of performance and conduct for staff involved in research
Tips for working on everything from Shakespeare to Bowie and beyond
The V&A has a number of study rooms where additional material from the collections can be viewed.
We urgently need your help to raise the £5,000,000 it will cost for the V&A to acquire four Renaissance angels cast for the tomb of Cardinal Wolsey and later in the possession of Henry VIII.
The complexity and sophistication of Baroque art, developed through the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, could be understood as an attempt …
Join Christine Sitwell, Paintings Conservation Adviser for the National Trust, as she discusses the recently reattributed painting Self Portrait of Rembrandt to the master himself.