Job: Curator of Medieval Art and Design, V&A Museum, London

Job: Curator of Medieval Art and Design, V&A Museum, London Deadline: 29 September 2017 The V&A is seeking to appoint a Curator of Medieval Art and Design to join the Department of Sculpture, Metalwork, Ceramics & Glass. The post-holder will be responsible for the development, care, research, display and interpretation of medieval art and design (excluding manuscripts,Continue reading “Job: Curator of Medieval Art and Design, V&A Museum, London”

Gothic Revival, Medieval Art & the Hereford Screen

Issue 5 of British Art Studies features a One Object study of the Gothic Revival Hereford Screen. The 8 tonne metalwork structure was designed by Sir George Gilbert Scott and manufactured by the firm of Francis Skidmore in 1862. The collection of essays fosters discussion of the screen’s medieval models as well as its Victorian genesis. AsContinue reading “Gothic Revival, Medieval Art & the Hereford Screen”

Tour of V&A’s Collection of Medieval Ironwork Thursday 12th May 2016

On Thurs 12 May Jane Geddes has kindly offered to lead a tour of the V&A’s unparalleled collection of medieval ironwork. Prof Geddes is the world expert on medieval ironwork and this promises to be a wonderful opportunity to learn about an often neglected aspect of medieval material culture. We will meet at the information desk atContinue reading “Tour of V&A’s Collection of Medieval Ironwork Thursday 12th May 2016”

Job: Exhibition Research Assistant – English Medieval Embroidery (London, Victoria and Albert Museum)

Job: Exhibition Research Assistant – English Medieval Embroidery London, Victoria and Albert Museum Deadline: 15 September 2014 The V&A is the world’s leading museum of art and design. We enrich people’s lives by promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world. We are currently preparing a headline exhibitionContinue reading “Job: Exhibition Research Assistant – English Medieval Embroidery (London, Victoria and Albert Museum)”