Monday, October 01, 2007

to south kensington and the V&A for an excellent ( and free ) sunday lecture

the V&A ... the excellence of every art must consist in the complete accomplishment of its purpose

these panels above the main entrance to the V&A were made by Drury, the same man that made those huge figures on the downstream side of vauxhall bridge

in the norfolk house music room ... saved for the V&A from the 1938 demolition

cornelia parker's "breathless" at the V&A

chaucer, on glass, and on paper ... by william morris

just how long does it take to cook a dragon's head ?

strawberry hill gothick transferred to the V&A

in the ironwork gallery

model of medusa for a statue of perseus by benvenuto cellini

the american blacksmith albert paley's bench at the V&A