Talk Thursday, 5 November 2020

Flower: Exploring the World in Bloom

Join us for a panel discussion on the beauty and appeal of flowers across art and history.

  • Thursday, 5 November 2020

  • Online, V&A South Kensington

  • Tickets cost £5.00


Flower: Exploring the World in Bloom photo

We will be joined by contributors to the book Shane Connolly, Royal Warrant Holder to HM The Queen and HRH The Prince of Wales; Gill Saunders, Senior Curator of Prints, Word and Image at the V&A and floral designer Polly Nicholson. Together they take us on a journey across continents and cultures to discover the endless ways in which artists and imagemakers have employed floral motifs over time.
In association with Phaidon.
This event will be run using streaming platform Microsoft Teams Live, and after registering, you will receive a unique link in advance to access the event online. For the best experience, we recommend you use the latest version of your operating system. If you wish to watch on a tablet or smartphone you will need to download and install the Microsoft Teams app which can be found for free on your devices’ relevant App store.
This event is currently open for Members' priority booking only.
Tickets will go on general sale on 21 October, subject to availability.

Background image: Photo Attilio Maranzano. Courtesy Marc Quinn studio and Fondazione Prada