Architecture & Design

V&A's spring exhibition puts together 239 years of wedding fashion

Wedding gowns worn by merchants' daughters take their place beside those of flower sellers and Kate Moss's John Galliano dress.

Designs of the Year 2014, Design Museum - exhibition review

Competition and exhibition showcasing the best in architecture, fashion, graphics, digital design, furniture, transport and products from the past 12 months.

By George! The not-so-dull royal family who changed the history of art

In 1714, a minor German princeling, with a limited grasp of English and two women in tow, neither of them his wife, travelled to London to take the throne as George I.

By George! The not-so-dull royal family who changed the history of art

In 1714, a minor German princeling, with a limited grasp of English and two women in tow, neither of them his wife, travelled to London to take the throne as George I.

In the Making, Design Museum: Review

Curated by Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby, this small but fascinating exhibition reveals how over twenty objects are created; some are everyday such as two pound coins others for special occasions like the 2012 Olympic torch. All of the objects on displa

William Kent: Designing Georgian Britain Review

Architect, furniture designer and landscape architect, William Kent’s influence on design in early Georgian Britain caused a mixture of opinions both when he was alive and after his death. This latest exhibition at the V&A is one of the many events ce

Designs of the Year 2014: Review

A floating school in a Nigerian lagoon, a transport app and a wheel chair that adapts to the child are just some of the nominations that are up for this year’s Designs of the Year. With a number of designs in numerous categories such as architecture

The Glamour of Italian Fashion, V&A: Review

The V&A’s spring exhibition examines Italy’s contribution to fashion from the end of the Second World War right up until the present day. Separated in to different sections and featuring everything from evening wear to knitted garments, this compr

V&A Announces Alexander McQueen Exhibition

The Victoria and Albert Museum has announced that it will exhibit Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty from March next year. Originally exhibited at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York in 2011 this will be the largest retrospective of the late desi

Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty - Victoria and Albert Museum

The V&A is delighted to announce that it will present Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty in London in spring 2015. The first and largest retrospective of the late designer’s work to be presented in Europe, the exhibition will showcase McQueen’s visionar