Victoria and Albert Museum

The world’s greatest museum of art and design

In 2004 RIBA and the V&A opened the first museum gallery in the country dedicated to architecture in the UK. It provides an accessible and engaging introduction to the art, use and practice of architecture. On display are models, drawings and designs, and samples of materials, as well as photographs and fragments of buildings.

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We urgently need your help to raise the £5,000,000 it will cost for the V&A to acquire four Renaissance angels cast for the tomb of Cardinal Wolsey and later in the possession of Henry VIII.

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Exploring Architecture: Buildings

Exploring Architecture: Buildings

Architecture plays a key role in shaping our environment. Covering ancient and modern architecture from across the world, this book examines its very …

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Event - Buildings, Drawings, Designs: a decade of the V&A + RIBA Architecture Partnership

Wed 10 December 2014 13:00

LUNCHTIME LECTURE: The V&A+RIBA Architecture Partnership brings together two world-class architectural collections under one roof.

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