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EXCLUSIVE FIRST PICTURES: The new V&A Photography Gallery

BPH has secured photographs of the new V&A Photography Gallery which opens to the public on Tuesday, 25 October 2011. A private view takes place on Monday evening. The Gallery has been installed in a former textile room and the building has been returned to its nineteenth century glory - with wall paintings uncovered and restored.

Installation images of the V&A’s Photographs Gallery © Peter Kelleher, V&A Images.

 

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Comment by Duncan Caratacus Clark on October 24, 2011 at 13:22
Now that's a space to kill for! :-))
Comment by Gordon Rankin on October 21, 2011 at 21:51
Looks wonderfull hope to see it in person soon.
Comment by Michael Pritchard on October 21, 2011 at 20:30
Indeed! It's very exciting to see the V&A devoting more space to photography and in a way that appears sympathetic to both the prints and the building. I am very much looking forward to seeing the gallery in person.
Comment by John Minichiello on October 21, 2011 at 18:23
What a beautiful room, and what a beautiful color scheme! And how terrific does John Murray's triptych of the Taj Majah look hanging in that space?!

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