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Go one step beyond our exhibition and explore Mary Quant’s fashion innovation and commercial nous in detail. Examine how she emerged as a designer and flourished alongside contemporaries such as Ossie Clark and Zandra Rhodes. You will learn how Quant’s influence characterised British fashion and inspired notable successors including Vivienne Westwood and Alexander McQueen.Read more
Dr Clare Rose is an expert on the history of fashion who frequently lectures at the V&A, and is the Senior Lecturer in Contextual Studies at the Royal School of Needlework. She has published many books and articles, and her training as a museum curator means she has a detailed understanding of the techniques that produce innovative garments.
I have taken many Weekend Courses at the V&A and I come away feeling inspired, stimulated by the facts, and wishing to know even more Previous Course Student
Course tickets will be available for priority booking for V&A Members from 9.30am Monday 6 May 2019. General booking will open on 9.30am Monday 13 May 2019, subject to availability.
5 October 2019 - 6 October 2019
£147.00 - £195.00
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Open 9.30 - 17.30, Monday to Sunday (closed 24-26 December)