Opinion: Why I Love the Victoria and Albert Museum

Having recently reopened its doors to visitors for the first time since lockdown, Emma Clarendon explains why she loves paying a visit to the museum. There have been plenty of cultural venues that I have missed being able to visit since lockdown in March – but the Victoria and Albert Museum is certainly one that… Read More

NEWS: The Victoria and Albert Museum to Re-Open 6th August

The museum based in Kensington will open its doors to the public for the first time since lockdown in August. Initially opening Thursday to Sunday each week, the V&A will reopen in steady phases. From the 6th August, visitors will be able to wonder around the ground floor collection galleries including the iconic Medieval &… Read More

Culture Available Online: Wednesday 27th May

As you are probably aware by now, here at Love London Love Culture we have a bit of an obsession with the arts. With so many venues closed at the moment, here’s a selection of some of the cultural things you can catch at the moment…. The Enchanted Interior exhibition at the Guildhall art gallery… Read More

REVIEW: Kimono: Kyoto to Catwalk, Victoria and Albert Museum (Curator’s Tour-online)

Having opened only weeks before the coronavirus pandemic, the Victoria and Albert’s exhibition exploring the history of the kimono has been transformed into an online exhibition. If you didn’t get a chance to visit the V&A’s latest exhibition before the lockdown started, then this online curator’s tour split into five episodes is a must-watch –… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 8th March

Here’s a guide to what has been proving popular on LLLC this week… Review of Pretty Woman the Musical at the Piccadilly Theatre: this week saw the official opening of the London production starring Danny Mac and Aimie Atkinson. The musical features a score by Bryan Adams and is directed and choreographed by Jerry Mitchell.… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Exhibition Picks: February 2020

Here’s Love London Love Culture’s picks of exhibitions opening in February that you may want to book a ticket for…. Nicolaes Maes: Dutch Master of the Golden Age, National Gallery: the National Gallery is set to present major exhibition exploring the artist’s move away from paintings of historical and biblical scenes to capturing every day… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Picks of the Week: Sunday 12th January

Here’s a guide to some of the most popular reads on LLLC this week…. Interview with Alice Krige: we chatted to the actress about starring in Persona, the first production to reopen the Riverside Studios, playing from the 21st January. Interview with Ron Elisha: the playwright spoke to Emma Clarendon about the world premiere production… Read More

PREVIEW: Bags: Inside Out, Victoria and Albert Museum

The V&A is set to explore our ongoing fascination with handbags in a major exhibition devoted to the accessory. From the 25th April, the Victoria and Albert Museum will present an exhibition devoted to the accessory from designer handbags to despatch boxes, vanity cases to military rucksacks, it is set to concentrate on the function,… Read More

PREVIEW: Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser, Victoria and Albert Museum

Find out more about the Victoria and Albert Museum’s upcoming Alice in Wonderland inspired exhibition… On display from the 27th June, Alice: Curiouser and Curiouser will celebrate Lewis Carroll’s beloved story taking visitors on a journey through Alice in Wonderland’s origins, adaptations and reinventions over 158 years. Bringing together over 300 objects spanning film, performance,… Read More

Love London Love Culture’s Exhibition Picks for 2020

Happy New Year! To celebrate arriving in 2020 – here’s LLLC’s guide to some exhibitions to look out for in the year ahead… Picasso and Paper, Royal Academy of Arts: the first major exhibition to open this year, Picasso and Paper will open to the public on the 25th January. This is a chance for… Read More