Contributors

V&A

3 Books in Our Catalog

The Victoria and Albert Museum is a museum of the decorative arts founded in 1852 to support and encourage excellence in art and design. The V&A is located in London, England.

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Brenda Vale

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Brenda Vale is a professor of architecture at Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand. Her previous books include The New Autonomous House.

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Robert Vale

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Robert Vale is a professor architecture at Victoria University in Wellington, New Zealand. His previous books include The New Autonomous House.

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Marie France van Damme

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Marie France Van Damme’s collection of resort wear is available at Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, and others. She lives in Hong Kong.

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Alex Van Gelder

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Alex Van Gelder lives and works in Paris. He has published many books including Life & Afterlife in Benin. He exhibited a portfolio of photographs of Louise Bourgeois’s hands in 2011. A catalogue entitled Alex Van Gelder—Louise Bourgeois ARMED FORCES accompanied the exhibition.

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Mark Van Stone

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Mark Van Stone trained as a type designer, stone carver, and art historian, and is the leading interpreter of Maya calligraphic art.

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Louis van Tilborgh

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Louis van Tilborgh is senior researcher at the Van Gogh Museum and Professor of Art History at the University of Amsterdam.

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Therese Vandling

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Therese Vandling is an illustrator, printmaker, and graphic designer. Along with Luke Frost she is a member of of the experimental illustration and screen-printing studio, Heretic.

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Sandro Vannini

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Sandro Vannini is an acclaimed Italian photographer who has worked closely with Zahi Hawass over the years.

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Peter Vansittart

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Peter Vansittart, the distinguished novelist and historian, has written a short introduction covering the river’s history. He lives in England.

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William Vaughan

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William Vaughan is Professor of the History of Art at Birkbeck College, London. After studying at the Ruskin School of Art in Oxford and the Courtauld Institute, London, he became an Assistant Keeper at the Tate Gallery, London. In 1972 he was appointed as lecturer at University College, London, until he took up the professorship at Birkbeck. He is the author of numerous articles and books on eighteenth- and nineteenth-century painting, including Romanticism and Art (2nd edition, 1994). In 1998 he was chosen to deliver the Paul Mellon Lectures at the National Gallery, London, on the subject of British Painting. Professor Vaughan is married with two children.

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Georgia Vaux

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Georgia Vaux is a graphic designer, book designer, and art director.

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Alejandro Vergara

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Alejandro Vergara is chief curator of Flemish and Northern European paintings at the Museo del Prado, Madrid.

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Victoria & Albert Museum

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The Victoria and Albert Museum is a museum of the decorative arts founded in 1852 to support and encourage excellence in art and design. The V&A is located in London, England.

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Jacqui Vidal

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Jacqui Vidal is the founder of the limited edition print gallery Signed & Numbered and cofounder of botanical wares studio, Ivy Muse.

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Paul Virilio

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Paul Virilio trained as an artist in stained glass, working with Braque and Matisse, as well as studying philosophy at the Sorbonne. In 1975 he was made director of the Ecole spéciale d’architecture in Paris. He retired from teaching in 1998 and now works with private organizations on projects to house the homeless in Paris. He has written many books, including War and Cinema, Open Sky, and Ground Zero.

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Roger Vitrac

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Roger Vitrac (1899–1952) was a French playwright and poet.

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Steven Vogel

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Steven Vogel is the co–owner of Black Lodges, a creative agency in Hamburg specializing in design, event management, and brand strategy for clients including Burton, Levi Strauss, and Kangol.

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Günther Vogt

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Günther Vogt is a landscape architect with a passion for and deep knowledge of plants and literature. He founded Vogt Landscape Architects in 2000. Today he develops national and international projects with some 40 employees in his offices in Zurich, London, and Berlin, working regularly on projects of national and international acclaim in collaboration with high-profile architectural firms.

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