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Architecture & Design

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

The Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk - The Barbican

In the first major exhibition devoted to the celebrated French couturier, we invite you to explore Jean Paul Gaultier's fashion world. With his avant-garde fashion creations and cutting-edge designs, Gaultier has shaped the look of fashion over the last 4

Wedding Dresses: 1775-2014 - Victoria and Albert Museum

Tracing the development of the traditional white dress, this exhibition shows off key dresses designed by the likes of Vivienne Westwood and Vera Wang. The display will highlight the history of the dresses, revealing details of those who wore them.

Louis Khan: The Power of Architecture - Design Museum

The American architect Louis Kahn (1901-1974) is regarded as one of the great master builders of the Twentieth Century. Kahn created buildings of monumental beauty with powerful universal symbolism. This exhibition encompasses an unprecedented and dive

Barbara Kruger - Modern Art Oxford

Modern Art Oxford presents a major solo exhibition of new and recent work by internationally acclaimed artist, Barbara Kruger. With a career spanning over four decades, Kruger’s instantly recognizable work combines bold lettering, colours and dramatic j

Handmade in Britain 14: Spring Edition - Chelsea Old Town Hall

This is the first Spring edition of the crafts and design fair and the eighth to take place at the Chelsea Old Town Hall. It showcases the work of highly talented designers.

Disobedient Objects - Victoria and Albert Museum

From Suffragette teapots to protest robots, this exhibition will be the first to examine the powerful role of objects in movements for social change. It will demonstrate how political activism drives a wealth of design ingenuity and collective creativity