Learn more about our Conservation Teams work with the National Museum of Oman in this blog #VAMConservation
Learn more about our Conservation Teams work with the National Museum of
Yesterday was the start of #NationalStationeryWeek. Discover arts and crafts-themed pens, paper, notepads and cards, all available online Shop here: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Yesterday was the start of NationalStationeryWeek Discover arts and craftsthemed
Laura Millar
This afternoon we were #Live in the #Ceramics Galleries with Curator Alun Graves. He picked out some of the highlights of the galleries.
#InsideVAM #TwitterTour
This afternoon we were Live in the Ceramics Galleries with Curator Alun
Alastair Wright
Happy #WorldPenguinDay! Love this cheerful furnishing fabric of screen-printed linen made in Ireland #vamCollections

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Happy WorldPenguinDay Love this cheerful furnishing fabric of screenprinted linen made in
Kelsey Phillips
Holly Winter
Ellen Frost
#Instagram #Twitter #Facebook #Snapchat #Internet #SmartPhone #Selfie

Take a digital detox at our #FridayLate event this week and explore the relationship between our desire for privacy and willingness to share our lives on line.

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Don’t miss today’s #live #twittertour of our Ceramics Gallery at 1pm #InsideVAM
Don’t miss today’s live twittertour of our Ceramics Gallery at 1pm InsideVAM
We are delighted to announce the first V&A Dundee Design Champion! A multiple sclerosis diagnosis inspired Kirsty Stevens’ beautiful designs and her brand Charcot.

The V&A Dundee Design Champions are inspirational designers creating high-quality work and helping to enhance people’s lives, or champions of the power of design to improve the world.

V&A Dundee will announce one Design Champion a...
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We are delighted to announce the first VA Dundee Design Champion A
'The ringing of the division bell had begun'. A glimpse into the installation of The Pink Floyd Exhibition: #TheirMortalRemains which opens at the museum on 13 May. Book now vam.ac.uk/pinkfloyd
The ringing of the division bell had begun A glimpse into the
Tammie McParland
Alice Amata
Sushila Glocker
Happy #StGeorgesDay! This stained glass from The Whiteley Galleries c1520 shows St George embracing the King of Silena after slaying the dragon.
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Happy StGeorgesDay This stained glass from The Whiteley Galleries c1520 shows St
Good luck to all running the #LondonMarathon today!

This poster from #vamCollections shows mythological Athenian, Pheidippides running from Marathons after its attack with a message. It was produced by the General Post Office in 1936 for schools showing the development of postal services through the years.

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Good luck to all running the LondonMarathon today
Elly McDonald
Sally-Anne Foster
#Instagram #Twitter #Facebook #Snapchat #Internet #SmartPhone #Selfie
Can you take a digital detox?

Come along to our #Free #FridayLate event, Pocket Privacy and explore the contradictory relationship between our search for privacy and our desire to share our lives online.

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Amy Carlisle Parry
Photographer Thomas Ruff took this shot of the surface of Mars with a high-resolution camera aboard NASA’s spacecraft Mars Renaissance Orbiter, revealing extreme close-ups of the planet’s rugged surface, until recently unseen by anyone. His series ma.r.s. will feature in the #PrixPictet exhibition at the V&A, opening on 6 May.

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Photographer Thomas Ruff took this shot of the surface of Mars with
Today is Mother Earth Day. This figure of Ceres or Cybeleis from our Curtain Foundation gallery. Cybele was primarily a nature goddess, responsible for maintaining and reproducing the wild things of the earth. In this case the lion sat at her feet represents Earth.

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Today is Mother Earth Day This figure of Ceres or Cybeleis from
Anne Gardiner
Antonio Maria Mora
What does Brexit mean for the theatre industry in the UK and abroad? What are the opportunities and responsibilities of theatre in a post-Brexit society?

Come and discuss with us tomorrow at #brexithestage symposium, part of the #VAPerformanceFestival.

We will be joined by Mark Ball, director of LIFT, academics from Royal Central School of Speech & Drama and Kent Uni. and practitioners...
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What does Brexit mean for the theatre industry in the UK and
Today is National Skipping Day, here is some inspiration from #vamCollections.
‘A skipping academy’ was published in London in 1800
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Today is National Skipping Day here is some inspiration from vamCollections
Georgie Brooks
Today we were live from the Furniture Gallery with Curator Nick Humphrey showing some highlights from the collection in #TwitterTour #InsideVAM
Today we were live from the Furniture Gallery with Curator Nick Humphrey
#VAPerformanceFestival 2017 launches tonight! Join us for 10 days of pop-up performances around the museum, discussions, screenings and comedy.

Tonight, we celebrate our recent acquisition of the Tommy Cooper collection by hosting a unique evening of stand up comedy. Performers include John Lloyd (Museum of Curiosities, Radio 4), Harriet Braine (Funny Women Stage Award Winner 2016) and Nish...
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VAPerformanceFestival 2017 launches tonight Join us for 10 days of popup performances
We are delighted to announce the shortlisted artists for the 2017 V&A Illustration Awards.

From the inventive storytelling of Beatriz Lostalé Seijo’s The Odyssey to the humourous homage to Hokusai in A. Richard Allen’s Trump Wave, this years’ shortlist shows that illustration has never been more diverse, innovative and inter-disciplinary.

All the winning artworks will be displayed at the...
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We are delighted to announce the shortlisted artists for the 2017 VA Illustration Awards
István Zöld
Karen McColm
Cate Wilcox
#OnThisDay the 1934 Surgeon photo, allegedly showing the Loch Ness Monster, is first published giving birth to the modern legend.

Since then ‘Nessie’ has inspired a huge range of mementoes and memorabilia including this 1968 beaker on display in our Ceramics Gallery.

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OnThisDay the 1934 Surgeon photo allegedly showing the Loch Ness Monster is
Shirley Pike
Karen McColm
Pauline Tan Wyatt
Happy birthday, Queen Elizabeth! Photographer Cecil Beaton captured Britain’s longest reigning monarch as a stately yet approachable world leader for more than three decades. His photographs, which were bequeathed to the V&A, are now available to buy online. Shop here: [ Ow.ly Link ]
Happy birthday Queen Elizabeth Photographer Cecil Beaton captured Britains longe
Ario Zamani
Christos Mexias
Aisha Sharif