Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

Each year, to celebrate the festive period, the V&A commissions a leading designer to create a Christmas tree for the Grand Entrance of the Museum. These unique installations range from lavishly decorated real trees to man-made twists on the tradition.

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The Victoria and Albert Museum welcomes applications for ‘Creating Innovative Learning Programmes’, its new one week intensive course. This is a unique training opportunity for museum professionals from overseas who are interested in attracting and programming for a range of museum audiences.

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V&A Christmas Cards - Christmas Tree (Pack of 10)||EVAEX

V&A Christmas Cards - Christmas Tree (Pack of 10)||EVAEX

Reproduced from a linocut originally printed and sent by Paul Peter Piech in the 1960s. Pack of 10 cards with red envelopes. Message inside reads: Wit…

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Event - From Word to Image and Back Again: Iconographyand Symbolism in Medieval Art

Mon 20 April 2015–Mon 22 June 2015

EIGHT WEEK COURSE: Through the long period of the Middle Ages a repertory of images developed. Drawn from Christian and Romantic texts, they were formulated in response to the conceptual significance of each text.

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