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AFV&A supports Horst: Photographer of Style at the V&A

Muriel Maxwell, American Vogue© Condé Nast / Horst Estate In 2014 the AFV&A supported the V&A’s upcoming autumn exhibition, a retrospective on the work of Horst P. Horst. After an extraordinary sixty-year career, the German-American fashion photographer now ranks alongside Irving Penn [...]

By | July 14th, 2014|Support|

AFV&A helps save a Napoleonic Medal Cabinet for the V&A

Medal Cabinet in the Egyptian taste, Paris, c.1810. After a design by Charles Percier (1764-1838) Generous support from the AFV&A contributed towards the V&A’s successful appeal in 2014 to save a rare and remarkable medal cabinet from export. The striking cabinet is [...]

By | July 14th, 2014|Support|

AFV&A supports the Clothworkers’ Centre at the V&A

AFV&A enjoy a tour of the V&A's Clothworkers' Center In 2013, the American Friends of the V&A supported The Clothworkers’ Centre for the Study and Conservation of Textiles and Fashion that opened in October. Housed in Blythe House in Olympia, London, [...]

By | March 7th, 2014|Support|

AFV&A supports Ceramics Residency at the V&A

In 2012 the American Friends of the V&A was able to support an artist’s residency for ceramics artist Michelle Erickson at the V&A through the generosity of James and Pamela Penny, the Dudley and Constance Godfrey Foundation, Kath O. and F.G. Summitt and [...]

By | September 25th, 2012|Support|