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V&A to display its first African fashion exhibition
Galleries will showcase designers who are often overlooked, in an effort to acknowledge colonial histories within the museum

Lauren Cochrane

28, Jun, 2022 @5:00 AM

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On my radar: Lauren Laverne’s cultural highlights
The TV and radio presenter on a surprising history of menswear design at the V&A, classic Billy Connolly routines and her favourite London venue

Lauren Laverne

18, Jun, 2022 @2:00 PM

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V&A to host exhibition on Coco Chanel’s career and designs
Gabrielle Chanel. Fashion Manifesto will display 180 designs, jewellery, accessories and perfumes

Lauren Cochrane

26, May, 2022 @11:01 PM

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V&A at centre of row over auction of private tour as prize at Tory fundraising event
Labour says auction by museum, whose trustees include Tory chair Ben Elliot, breached code of conduct

Jessica Elgot Chief political correspondent

17, May, 2022 @11:01 AM

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V&A acquires ‘autograph suit’ signed by stars at Baftas and Oscars
Outfit worn by costume designer Sandy Powell bought by charity boss who has given it to museum

Nadia Khomami Arts and culture correspondent

12, Apr, 2022 @11:01 PM

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‘Death of the suit’: V&A exhibition explores evolution of menswear
From Harry Styles in a dress to gender-neutral dressing and ‘dad bods’, Fashioning Masculinities embraces past and present trends

Priya Elan

16, Mar, 2022 @12:01 AM

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Stoke has missed chance to capitalise on its pottery heritage, says V&A boss
The museum’s director says the city should be building on the booming interest in ceramics fuelled by TV and film, not slashing heritage funds

Jessica Murray

06, Mar, 2022 @9:45 AM

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Men’s clothes have always been a way to unpick the locks of gender | Charlie Porter
The V&A’s first major exhibition dedicated to menswear shows how it has always pushed beyond binaries

Charlie Porter

06, Mar, 2022 @7:45 AM

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Prix Pictet 2021: Fire review – a world going up in flames
Charred aftermaths from the Amazon to Australia loom large in the latest global award for photography and sustainability

Laura Cumming

09, Jan, 2022 @1:00 PM

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US photographer Sally Mann wins 2021 Prix Pictet for series on wildfires
Artist beats 11 others on shortlist for global sustainability prize in ceremony at London’s V&A

Nadia Khomami Arts and culture correspondent

15, Dec, 2021 @8:15 PM

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Miniskirt mayhem! Nine ways Mary Quant revolutionised women’s clothes – and lives
Liberation was at the top of the agenda for her 1960s customers, and the British fashion designer helped them achieve it. From athleisure to workwear to gender fluidity, here’s how she influences the world today

Karen Dacre

28, Oct, 2021 @11:00 AM

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Men’s style faces off with works of art in new V&A exhibition
Fashioning Masculinities will trace the evolution of menswear

Scarlett Conlon

11, Oct, 2021 @11:01 PM

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