The V&A is an international organisation, with global relevance, collections, audiences, exhibitions and relationships. We develop international contacts through research, strategic cultural partnerships, trading, touring exhibitions, professional training and consultancy. This international work opens up our collections to global audiences, scholars and creative practitioners and brings benefits to the Museum, our visitors and our partners by broadening our horizons, enriching our knowledge 和 expertise.
V&A at Design Society, Shekou
The V&A has begun an exciting collaboration with China Merchants Group (CMG) to support the development of an ambitious new design museum in the Shekou district of Shenzhen, China, due to open in 2017.
The V&A is collaborating with La Biennale di Venezia on two exciting projects at the 15th International Architecture Exhibition in 2016, the world's largest 和 most important architectural forum.
The V&A's touring programme is one of the largest in the world. Combining cultural expertise with exceptional objects, we deliver a high quality product to a variety of institutions internationally, working flexibly to accommodate the needs of individual venues 和 diverse audiences.
The V&A supports an ambitious programme of loans, a key means of making our collections widely available to the public and enhancing the reputation of the V&A as the world’s leading museum of art 和 design.
We are hosting a series of week-long intensive training courses that offer museum professionals from overseas the unique opportunity to work with V&A colleagues 和 peers on specific aspects of museum practice.
We are committed to providing the best possible physical and intellectual access to all our collections and expertise throughout the UK, as well as at South Kensington 和 the V&A Museum of Childhood in Bethnal Green.