Flower: Exploring the World in Bloom

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

+44 (0)20 7942 2000
  • V&A South Kensington

    Cromwell Road
    London, SW7 2RL

  • Online

  • For Members

  • Tickets cost £5.00


Past Event
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 specialist flower grower 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.

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