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Dream OnThe V&A Museum explores the world of dreams and the unconscious with its new exhibition, Dream On. Playing with the notion that objects come to life when we are not looking, the exhibition will weave together several elements and displays. One aspect will be a new work by internationally acclaimed ceramist Christie Brown that has been created in response to the Museum's collection. Ludus Est references dolls and toys in the collections and the artist's own childhood memories to present a series of dream-like tableaux that takes visitors on a narrative journey in which two dolls based on the 1920's Italian Lenci dolls explores the museum after hours. Also on display will be Madeleine Waller and Katherine Tulloh's photographs, which have been created by working with school pupils in order to retell and stage the duo's own dreams.

 

About V & A Museum of Childhood

The Museum of Childhood houses the UK's largest collection of toys including dolls, dolls' houses, puppets, games, and toys. Collections showcase all aspects of childhood, from games throughout the ages to a historical look at cots, prams and feeding bottles (including a 19th century ceramic bottle). More about V & A Museum of Childhood

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Dream On  Ludus Est - Caroline and Godfrey go to school, Ceramic 2017. Photo by Sylvain Deleu  

   
Dream On - Ludus Est - Caroline and Godfrey go to school, Ceramic 2017. Photo by Sylvain Deleu

Dream On Ludus Est - Caroline and Godfrey go to school, Ceramic 2017. Photo by Sylvain Deleu 


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Town Hall Hotel & Apartments
London > Apartment > Apartment   from £100  24% off
Patriot Square, E2 | 4 minutes from Dream On
The Town Hall building in Bethnal Green has been beautifully restored creating a unique designer hotel which fuses old and new. With a mix of bedrooms, ... More
 
 
 
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London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £58  27% off
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Century Of The Child: Nordic Design For Children 1900 To Today
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 30th March to 2nd September 2018 - 10am-5.45pm
Dream On, Cambridge Heath Road, E2 | Same location as Dream On
The exhibition explores the influences which have helped forge Nordic design and examines how children have inspired some of the century's most progressive designs, architecture and ...More
 
 
 
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London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 10th February 2018 to 20th January 2019
Dream On, Cambridge Heath Road, E2 | Same location as Dream On
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London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 27th July 2018 - 10pm-6am
Dream On, 29-32 The Oval, E2 | 8 minutes from Dream On
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London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
231 Cambridge Heath Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 1 minute from Dream On
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London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Arch 10, Gales Gardens, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 2 minutes from Dream On
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Oval Space
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
29-32 The Oval, Hackney, London E2 | 8 minutes from Dream On
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London > Attractions > Museums
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London > Attractions > Art Galleries
21-23 Vyner Street, Hackney, London E2 | 9 minutes from Dream On
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London > Shopping > Clothing
112 Cheshire Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 11 minutes from Dream On
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London > Restaurants > Spanish restaurants
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London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
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London > Restaurants > South American restaurants
254 Paradise Row, E2 | 1 minute from Dream On
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London > Education > Adult Education
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London > Education > Evening Classes
10 Sunbury Workshops, Swanfield Street, Shoreditch, London E2 | 16 minutes from Dream On
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London > Education > Evening Classes
4 Luke Street, Shoreditch, London EC2A | 22 minutes from Dream On
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London > Leisure > Sports Facilities
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London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
York Hall Leisure Centre, Old Ford Road, Tower Hamlets, London E2 | 3 minutes from Dream On
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London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
Grove Road, Tower Hamlets, Tower Hamlets, London E3 | 12 minutes from Dream On
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London > Nightlife > Bars
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London > Business > Venue Hire
23-27 Wadeson Street, Hackney, London E2 | 9 minutes from Dream On
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Christ Church Spitalfields
London > Business > Venue Hire
2 Fournier Street, Broadgate, Spitalfields, London E1 | 19 minutes from Dream On
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London > Business > Venue Hire
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Dream OnDream OnDream OnThe V&A Museum explores the world of dreams and the unconscious with its new exhibition, Dream On. Playing with the notion that objects come to life when we are not looking, the exhibition will weave together several elements and displays. One aspect will be a new work by internationally acclaimed ceramist Christie Brown that has been created in re2018-07-22T00:00:00+01002019-01-20T00:00:00+0000 Where:
V & A Museum of Childhood,   Cambridge Heath Road      E2 9PA
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event > Exhibitions > Special exhibits - Museums | PRICING  Free  
DATES  10th February 2018 to 20th January 2019
VENUE  V & A Museum of Childhood 
The V&A Museum explores the world of dreams and the unconscious with its new exhibition, Dream On. Playing with the notion that objects come to life when we are not looking, the exhibition will weave together several elements and displays. One aspect will be a new work by internationally acclaimed ceramist Christie Brown that has been created in re... More about this event
 
 

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