Professional development course
Staging the Exhibition... Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk

Friday 27 March 2020

  • Friday 27 March 2020

  • Seminar Room 2, V&A South Kensington

  • Course price £45.00 - £55.00

  • +44 (0)20 7942 2000

    9.00 – 17.30, Monday-Sunday (closed 24-26 December)

Go behind the scenes and learn about the making of our Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk exhibition in this half day course. Guided through the process by the curator, the exhibitions manager and the exhibition designer, discover how the exhibition was conceived and staged. Hear also from the textile conservation display team on how the garments were prepared and mounted for the exhibition.

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Excellent insight into the roles and responsibilities involved in putting on an exhibition. Great details and I appreciated the frank information! Previous Course Student

Course Overview

Staging the Exhibition...Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk is a half day course which provides a unique insight into the curatorial and exhibition design process behind the exhibition. Participants will find out how this exhibition, which presents the kimono as a dynamic and constantly evolving icon of fashion, revealing the sartorial, aesthetic and social significance of the garment from the 1660s to the present day, was conceived and staged.

This course includes a ticket to the exhibition.

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Professional development course: Staging the Exhibition... Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk

27 March 2020

£45.00 - £55.00

Need help enrolling? Talk to the admissions team:

+44 (0)20 7942 2000

Open 9.30 - 17.30, Monday to Sunday (closed 24-26 December)