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Make do Mend

© Victoria and Albert Museum, London

13 June – 8 November 2009

This exhibition combined the work of contemporary designers, local school children and students, exploring how to redesign something new from something old. Designers Jon Male, Lou Rota, Max McMurdo and Colin Moss, rework salvaged domestic and industrial waste to create stylish, quirky new products. In turn, primary school children working with artists produced their own whimsical versions of re-created domestic objects.

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V&A Museum of Childhood
Bethnal Green

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Exhibition - Jan von Holleben – Picture This!

Jan von Holleben – Picture This!

17 January until 10 May 2020

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Activity - Daily activities (term-time)

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Details of free drop-in activities taking place during term time, including arts and crafts, tours, trails and storytelling.

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