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AFV&A tour of Jewelry for America

On Wednesday, October 30th 2019, Dr Page Knox led a private tour of the Jewelry for America exhibition at The Metropolitan Museum of Art for AFV&A supporters. The group viewed pieces from The Met jewelry collection from the early eighteenth century to the [...]

2019-11-01T16:56:12+00:00November 1st, 2019|Events|

AFV&A support transformation of The Raphael Court

The AFV&A is delighted to be supporting the refurbishment of the Raphael Court in 2020, a landmark project coinciding with the 500th anniversary of Raphael’s death. The Raphael Cartoons are among the greatest treasures of the High Renaissance and have been on loan [...]

2019-10-22T13:58:59+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Support|

AFV&A Visit Scotland

In June 2019 members of the AFV&A enjoyed a trip to Scotland, following the rich history of Scottish design across Dundee, Edinburgh and Glasgow and meeting the contemporary practitioners shaping the future of design in the country. The trip was inspired by the [...]

2019-08-06T11:26:20+00:00August 6th, 2019|Events|

AFV&A tour of Implicit Tensions: Mapplethorpe Now

On April 30, Levi Prombaum, Curatorial Assistant, Collections, at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum led a before-hours tour of the exhibition Implicit Tensions: Mapplethorpe Now for AFV&A supporters. The group was treated to an informative look at highlights from the Guggenheim’s extensive Mapplethorpe [...]

2019-07-26T10:19:12+00:00July 26th, 2019|Events|