Talk Past event Friday, 24 January 2020

Filthy Lucre: Darren Waterston in Conversation

Join artist Darren Waterston for a look at the development of his installation, 'Filthy Lucre', which presents a detailed and decadent interpretation of James Abbott McNeill Whistler's famed Peacock Room.

  • The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, V&A South Kensington

  • Tickets cost £15.00 - £18.00

    Includes wine reception.

Past Event
Filthy Lucre: Darren Waterston in Conversation photo

Join artist Darren Waterston in conversation with V&A Keeper of Sculpture, Metalwork, Ceramics & Glass James Robinson for a discussion of the development of 'Filthy Lucre', on the Friday Members' Preview of this immersive display inspired by the tension between art and money, ego and patronage. The evening will include the chance to hear from the creators of the installation's soundscape, BETTY, and see them perform.

Background image: Darren Waterson, Filthy Lucre. Photo by Amber Gray / @mz_amber_gray