What's On Friday 1 February 2013

 Exhibitions

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    EXHIBITION: Light from the Middle East: New Photography presents work by artists from across the Middle East (spanning North Africa to Central Asia), living in the region and in diaspora.

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 Special Events

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    Free entry

    SPECIAL EVENT: Speed date with historians about the objects they ‘love’.

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    SPECIAL EVENT: Join the V&A's LGBTQ network for a weekend film festival and explore queer cinema from around the world in relation to objects in the Museum’s collection.

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    SPECIAL EVENT: As part of the Classic, Camp and Cult: Queer Film weekend at the V&A watch Outrageous!, one of the first gay-themed films ever to receive widespread theatrical release in North America

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 Courses

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    YEAR COURSE: Celebrate the re-display of the Museum’s world-class early medieval collection. Fridays, 21 September 2012 – 12 July 2013 (over 3 terms), 11.00–15.30

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 Evening events

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    EVENING TALK: Vogue editor Alexandra Shulman joins the writers Bronwyn Cosgrave, Judith Watt, Charlotte Sinclair and Chloe Fox in opening up Vogue’s unique archive of images for a discussion of four of the great geniuses of modern fashion.

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    Free entry

    LIVE MUSIC: Free concerts by musicians from the Royal College of Music are performed on selected Friday evenings in the beautiful setting of the Norfolk House Music Room, from 18.30 – 19.30.

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    Free entry

    LIVE MUSIC: Join us for a concert by Thabani Nyoni and hear pieces from his latest work ‘Ekaya’. Originally from Bulawayo, Thabani combines sweet southern African melodies with funk, jazz and chanted vocals in a lively and passionate way.

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 Free talks & tours

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    TOUR: Join this daily one hour tour which describes the history of the V&A and introduces a selection of treasures from the Museum's outstanding collections.

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    Free entry

    TOUR: Join this daily one hour tour which introduces the V&A's stunning Medieval & Renaissance Galleries. Starting at the Meeting Point, Grand Entrance at 11.30.

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    Free entry

    TOUR: Take a guided tour of the V&A's exciting theatre and performance collections, including rock & pop posters, theatre and ballet costumes, puppets, stage sets and more! See new costumes from the Lion King now on display.

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    TOUR: Join this daily one hour tour which introduces the V&A's stunning British Galleries which house the most comprehensive collection of British design and art on view anywhere in the world.

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 Membership Events

 Workshops