Print of the Month
- Where:Prints & Drawings Study Room Lobby
DISPLAY: 3 December 2013-3 January 2014 - Gloria in Excelsis Občanské Fórum! (Gloria in Excelsis Civic Forum!)
Pavel Beneš born 1960
Gloria in Excelsis Občanské Fórum! (Gloria in Excelsis Civic Forum!)
Given by Zdenek Kavan
Museum no. E.17-1991
This Christmas poster was published by the democracy movement Civic Forum. It celebrated the Velvet Revolution which had peacefully ended the communist regime in Czechoslovakia. The comet motif was chosen to symbolise a new beginning just as the star of Bethlehem had announced Christs birth.
Prints & Drawings Study Room
Tuesday - Saturday 10.00-17.00
3 December 2013-3 January 2014
(excluding 22 December - 1 January)
Displays complement our permanent collections, there are many free temporary displays around the V&A. They range in size from a single case to a room.