Events Programme

V&A Event Booking, call 020 7942 2211
Pre-booking is advised
All events are free unless otherwise stated

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Workshop for People with Learning Disabilities

Saturday 16 July
10.30-15.30
Workshop with participation by Carmel McElroy, designer of the Hands On Rug. The workshop will be led by an experienced workshop leader for people with visual impairments. The workshop will comprise of an exhibition tour and practical work session.

Ceramic Sculpture Demonstration

Saturday 23/Sunday 24 July
14.00-17.00, Studio
Watch artist Mari-Ruth Oda creating wall sculptures inspired by natural forms, using slab-building and modelling techniques in stoneware. Drop in any time and stay as long as you wish.

Touch Me Talk for Hearing Impaired People

Saturday 23 July,
14.00-14.45
Wednesday 24 August,
18.30-19.15
An introduction to the exhibition interpreted in BSL.

Touch Me Talk for People with Learning Disabilities

Tuesday 26 July
14.00-15.30
An introduction to the exhibition.

Textiles Demonstration

Saturday 6/Sunday 7 August
14.00-17.00, Textiles, Room 100
Explore ways in which textiles for fashion and home can be tactile and interactive. Watch the craftsperson at work and ask questions. Drop in any time and stay as long as you wish.

Family Event - Magic Fingers, Magic Hands

Saturday 6 - Monday 29 August
11.00-13.00 and 14.00-16.00, Lunchroom
Come along to these creative workshops where you will discover an array of unusual and tactile materials. Use these fun resources to create your own superhero finger or hand puppets that can change colour with your body heat.

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