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The V&A Europe Roundtable: Crisis as Opportunity?

When

Dec 7, 2015 - Dec 7, 2015

Where

V&A Museum,
The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre,
London, SW7 2RL

Summary

The V&A Europe Roundtable: Crisis as Opportunity?

7 December 2015⎪3:30 – 5:30 pm⎪Free admission, booking essential, click for details
V&A, The Lydia & Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre

MMP Trustee Robert Winder will be participating in the V&A’s roundtable. As the V&A prepares to open Europe 1600-1815 – a major new suite of galleries exploring 215 years of the continent’s turbulent history – the V&A Director Martin Roth will host a public roundtable discussion on the stresses facing contemporary Europe.

Join us to hear leading museum directors, economists and writers who will ask: can museums in their exploration of history through objects give us optimism, identity and a sense of shared cultural heritage where politics and economics fail?