Architecture & Design

Sheer delight

The Tate’s new show of Brobdingnagian shop signs, evocative stitchery, glorious figureheads from ships and collaged pictures is both timely and hideously overdue.

Russian Avant-garde Theatre: War Revolution and Design (WWI) - Victoria and Albert Museum

This display reveals twenty years of radical and revolutionary designs for performance against the backdrop of the First World War and the Russian Revolutions. Around 150 set and costume designs demonstrate the creative, experimental and visionary perf

Royal Childhood - Buckingham Palace

From well-loved toys and treasured family gifts to tiny childhood outfits, a special exhibition at Buckingham Palace will give an unprecedented glimpse into life as a young member of the royal family growing up at Buckingham Palace. Spanning more than

Royal Childhood, Buckingham Palace, review: 'well-presented'

This well-presented collection gives us a touching insight into the childhoods of members of the Royal Family, says Richard Dorment.

Disobedient Objects, V&A Museum, review: "utterly engrossing"

This exhibition about objects used in protest movements was full of surprises, says Florence Waters.

The Disobedient Objects Of Protest

A cup and saucer and a saucepan are two of the most humble objects on display in this exhibition, but with a little context they become powerful forces for change.

Disobedient Objects review raw protest in genteel surroundings

A thought-provoking history of the tools of protest comes with the inbuilt irony of being staged in a grand old museum.

Louis Kahn at the Design Museum, London

The American architect’s work is less well-known than that of his contemporaries but it has worn well.

Discovering Tutankhamun - Ashmolean Museum

Our summer exhibition Discovering Tutankhamun will tell the story of one of the most significant archaeological discoveries of the 20th century. Find out more about the hunt for the tomb and the thrill of its discovery, and see Howard Carter’s original

Digging up trouble: beware the curse of King Tutankhamun

The ancient Egyptian boy-king's tomb was excavated in 1923, then people started dropping like flies. A new exhibition explores the greatest archaeology story ever told.