What's On Saturday 9 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

 Family Events

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    Free entry

    FAMILY EVENT: Journey across the V&A with fantastic stories, games and multi-sensory materials. Choose from Back-packs, trails or, for the under 5s, an Agent Animal bag.

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    Free entry

    FAMILY EVENT: During February half-term, celebrate Chinese New year and find out about the boy emperor, Pu Yi and his giant throne.

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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

    OPEN STUDIO: Visit the V&A Costume for Film Resident, Hayley Nebauer, her studio. Find out about her research, creative practice and work in progress.

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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 DEMONSTRATION: Drop in to our Digital Studio to meet and chat with visiting digital artists who explore the intersection of technology, art and design in their work.

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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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 Young People's Events

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    YOUNG PEOPLE'S WORKSHOP: Create exciting fabric designs using Photoshop and hand drawn techniques with a designer. Print and transfer your design onto fabric, then stitch a cushion to take home with you.

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    YOUNG PEOPLE'S WORKSHOP: Learn paper engineering techniques to create amazing 3-D objects that spring out from 2-D card. Create your own pop-up book or sculpture with paper engineer Mark Hiner.

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