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South Asia

The region of South Asia covers the Indian subcontinent south of the Himalayas, including India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Afganistan. The collections from South Asia include textiles, paintings, sculpture, jewellery, popular culture, architecture and photography.

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Chinese Export Ceramics

Chinese Export Ceramics

This beautiful book tells the story of Chinese ceramics exported to Europe, the Middle East and South-east Asia through the V&A's extensive and celebr…

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V&A Innovative Leadership 2015-16

The V&A Innovative Leadership Programme is aimed at managers working in the arts & creative industries looking to develop new skills, insight and opportunity. Applications are now open for the next course.

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Event - Musical Wonders of India

Wed 16 September 2015–Mon 31 October 2016

DISPLAY: A selection of beautifully decorated instruments, one in the shape of a peacock adorned with real feathers, evokes India’s rich musical traditions. This display is part of an exciting new digital project created in partnership with Darbar Arts Culture Heritage, revealing how these historic instruments would have been played.

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