Past V&A Academy Courses

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Browse our selection of books from the V&A Academy courses. Whether you’re piecing together the Italian Renaissance on an art history course, learning to sew in one of our practical courses, or exploring contemporary design discourse at a Friday Forum, embrace your creativity at the V&A Academy.

An Introduction to Nineteenth-Century Art

Michelle Facos

42,99 €

Part of The Age of Innovation: Art in 19th Century Europe

Confronting the Classics: Traditions, Adventures and Innovations

Professor Mary Beard

10,99 € 10,22 €

Part of Classicism from the Ancients to the Renaissance

The Future of the Classical

Salvatore Settis y Allan Cameron

14,99 €

Part of Classicism from the Ancients to the Renaissance and part of Classicism from the Renaissance to the 20th Century

The Iliad

Homer

9,99 € 9,29 €

Part of Classicism from the Ancients to the Renaissance

The Development of Costume

Naomi Tarrant

34,99 €

Part of Global Threads: Fashion 1600-2000

Costume and Fashion

James Laver

16,95 € 15,76 €

Part of Global Threads: Fashion 1600-2000

Back in Fashion: Western Fashion from the Middle Ages to the Present

Giorgio Riello

35,00 €

Part of Global Threads: Fashion 1600-2000

Museums, Sexuality, and Gender Activism

32,99 €

Part of A Queer History of Objects

Museum Activism

38,99 €

Part of A Queer History of Objects

Buying Gay: How Physique Entrepreneurs Sparked a Movement

David K. Johnson

22,00 €

Part of A Queer History of Objects

The Well Of Loneliness

Radclyffe Hall

9,99 € 9,29 €

Part of A Queer History of Objects

The Pocket: A Hidden History of Women's Lives, 1660-1900

Barbara Burman y Ariane Fennetaux

19,98 €

Part of Bags: Past, Present and Future

V&A Bags

Claire Wilcox

12,99 € 12,08 €

Part of Bags: Past, Present and Future

Handbags: The Making of a Museum

Claire Wilcox, Caroline Evans, et al.

30,00 €

Part of Bags: Past, Present and Future

Luggage

Professor Susan Harlan

9,99 €

Part of Bags: Past, Present and Future

Handbags: A Love Story: Legendary Designs from Azzedine Alaia to Yves Saint Laurent

Monica Botkier

65,00 € 60,45 €

Part of Bags: Past, Present and Future

Vogue Essentials: Handbags

Carolyn Asome

15,00 € 13,95 €

Part of Bags: Past, Present and Future

Northern Renaissance Art

Susie Nash

19,98 € 18,58 €

Part of From Flanders to Florence: Europe 1380-1450

Art of Renaissance Florence: A City and Its Legacy

Scott Nethersole

19,98 € 18,58 €

Part of From Flanders to Florence: Europe 1380-1450 and part of From Donatello to Dürer: Europe 1450-1500

Art in Renaissance Italy 1350-1500

Evelyn Welch

19,98 € 18,58 €

Part of From Flanders to Florence: Europe 1380-1450 and part of From Donatello to Dürer: Europe 1450-1500

London: A Social History

Roy Porter

14,99 € 13,94 €

Part of The Greatest Emporium On Earth: London 1666-1851

Metroburbia : The Anatomy of Greater London

Paul Knox

35,00 € 32,55 €

Part of The Greatest Emporium On Earth: London 1666-1851

Rebel Cities: From the Right to the City to the Urban Revolution

David Harvey

9,99 € 9,29 €

Part of The Greatest Emporium On Earth: London 1666-1851

Nightwalking: A Nocturnal History of London

Matthew Beaumont

11,99 € 11,15 €

Part of The Greatest Emporium On Earth: London 1666-1851

London Fog: The Biography

Christine L. Corton

16,95 €

Part of The Greatest Emporium On Earth: London 1666-1851

Indian Art

Partha Mitter

19,98 € 18,58 €

Part of Arts of South and Southeast Asia: Trade, Transfer and Reception

Arts of Southeast Asia

Fiona Kerlogue

9,94 € 9,24 €

Part of Arts of South and Southeast Asia: Trade, Transfer and Reception

Art of Tibet

Robert E. Fisher

8,94 € 8,31 €

Part of Arts of South and Southeast Asia: Trade, Transfer and Reception

A View Of Delft

Anthony Bailey

20,00 € 18,60 €

Part of The Art of Everyday Life: A History of Genre Painting

Hieronymus Bosch: Visions and Nightmares

Nils Buettner

16,95 € 15,76 €

Part of The Art of Everyday Life: A History of Genre Painting

Hieronymus Bosch. The Complete Works

Stefan Fischer

16,00 € 14,88 €

Part of The Art of Everyday Life: A History of Genre Painting

Vermeer: Reception and Interpretation

Hertel Christiane Hertel

60,00 €

Part of The Art of Everyday Life: A History of Genre Painting

Bosch and Bruegel: From Enemy Painting to Everyday Life

Joseph Leo Koerner

50,00 €

Part of The Art of Everyday Life: A History of Genre Painting

Pieter Bruegel the Elder - Fall of the Rebel Angels: Art, Knowledge and Politics on the Eve of the Dutch Revolt

Tine Luk Meganck

24,95 € 23,20 €

Part of The Art of Everyday Life: A History of Genre Painting

Early Medieval Art: Carolingian, Ottonian, Romanesque

John Beckwith

12,95 € 12,04 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

Byzantine Art

Mr Robin Cormack

19,98 € 18,58 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

Early Medieval Art

University of Delaware) Nees Department of Art History Lawrence (Professor

19,98 € 18,58 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

Medieval Art

Veronica Sekules

19,98 € 18,58 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050 and part of From Romanesque to Gothic: Europe 1050-1250

Early Medieval Architecture

Roger Stalley

19,98 € 18,58 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050 and part of From Romanesque to Gothic: Europe 1050-1250

The New Penguin Atlas of Medieval History

David Woodroffe y Colin McEvedy

10,99 € 10,22 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

Beowulf

Unknown

6,99 € 6,50 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

The Alexiad

Anna Komnene

16,98 € 15,79 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

Alfred the Great: Asser's Life of King Alfred and Other Contemporary Sources

Asser

9,99 € 9,29 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

The City of God

Saint Augustine

16,98 € 15,79 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

The Age of Bede

Bede

8,99 € 8,36 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

The Rule of Benedict

St Benedict

8,99 € 8,36 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

Two Lives of Charlemagne

Notker the Stammerer y Einhard

9,99 € 9,29 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

The Journey Through Wales and the Description of Wales

Gerald of Wales

10,99 € 10,22 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

The History of the Franks

Gregory of Tours

14,99 € 13,94 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

The Letters of Abelard and Heloise

Peter Abelard

9,99 € 9,29 €

Part of From Court to Cloister: Europe 800-1050

Greater Perfections: The Practice of Garden Theory

John Dixon Hunt

18,95 € 17,62 €

Part of Unearthed: A history of the Garden

A Natural History of English Gardening: 1650-1800

Mark Laird

45,00 € 41,85 €

Part of Unearthed: A history of the Garden

The Formal Garden in England

Reginald Theodore Blomfield y F. Inigo Thomas

21,99 €

Part of Unearthed: A history of the Garden

Landscapes of London: The City, the Country, and the Suburbs, 1660-1840

Elizabeth McKellar

45,00 €

Part of Unearthed: A history of the Garden

The Artist and the Garden

Roy Strong

19,98 €

Part of Unearthed: A history of the Garden

Loving Frank: the scandalous love affair between Frank Lloyd Wright and Mameh Cheney

Nancy Horan

9,99 € 9,29 €

Part of Frank Lloyd Wright: Works and Influences

The Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright

Neil Levine

50,00 €

Part of Frank Lloyd Wright: Works and Influences

Vintage Details: A Fashion Sourcebook

Jeffrey Mayer y Basia Szkutnicka

35,00 € 32,55 €

Part of Couture Hand Sewing

18th-Century Fashion in Detail (Victoria and Albert Museum)

Susan North

25,00 € 23,25 €

Part of Couture Hand Sewing

19th-Century Fashion in Detail (Victoria and Albert Museum)

Lucy Johnston

25,00 € 23,25 €

Part of Couture Hand Sewing

20th-Century Fashion in Detail (Victoria and Albert Museum)

Claire Wilcox y Valerie D. Mendes

25,00 € 23,25 €

Part of Couture Hand Sewing

Closed on Mondays: Behind the Scenes at the Museum

Dinah Casson

29,95 €

Part of The Principles of Exhibition Making - please see the V&A Shop for the full list of V&A exhibition catalogues!

Donatien Grau: Living Museums: Conversations with Leading Museum Directors

Michel Laclotte, Peter-Klaus Schuster, et al.

22,00 € 20,46 €

Part of The Principles of Exhibition Making - please see the V&A Shop for the full list of V&A exhibition catalogues!

The Classical Tradition

26,95 €

Part of Classicism from the Renaissance to the 20th Century

Metamorphoses

Ovid

8,99 € 8,36 €

Part of Classicism from the Renaissance to the 20th Century

Renaissance Architecture

Christy Anderson

19,98 € 18,58 €

From Donatello to Dürer: Europe 1450-1500

The Oxford Illustrated History of the Renaissance

19,98 € 18,58 €

From Donatello to Dürer: Europe 1450-1500

Italian Renaissance Courts: Art, Pleasure and Power

Alison Cole

19,95 € 18,55 €

From Donatello to Dürer: Europe 1450-1500

100 Years of Fashion

Cally Blackman

14,99 € 13,94 €

Part of The Birth of Style: Fashion 1860-2020

100 Years of Fashion

Cally Blackman

29,99 € 27,89 €

Part of The Birth of Style: Fashion 1860-2020

Fashion History from the 18th to the 20th Century

50,00 € 46,50 €

Part of The Birth of Style: Fashion 1860-2020

Modern Art 1851-1929: Capitalism and Representation

Richard Brettell

19,98 € 18,58 €

Part of The Age of Modernity: Art in Europe 1890-1930

5000 Years of Glass

25,00 € 23,25 €

Part of Glass: Mysteries and Master Pieces

Glass: A Short History

David Whitehouse

9,99 € 9,29 €

Part of Glass: Mysteries and Master Pieces

Iran: A Modern History

Abbas Amanat

16,98 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

Modern Iran since 1797: Reform and Revolution

UK) Ansari Ali (University of St Andrews

34,99 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

Iran: Empire of the Mind: A History from Zoroaster to the Present Day

Michael Axworthy

9,99 € 9,29 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

Persian Love Poetry

Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis y Sheila R. Canby

9,99 € 9,29 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

Shahnameh: The Persian Book of Kings

Abolqasem Ferdowsi

15,99 € 14,87 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

Rivalling Rome: Parthian Coins and Culture

Vesta Curtis y Alexandra Magub

20,00 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

The Everlasting Flame: Zoroastrianism in History and Imagination

55,00 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

Persian Art: Collecting the Arts of Iran for the V&A

Moya Carey

40,00 € 37,20 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

Ceramics of Iran: Islamic Pottery in the Sarikhani Collection

Oliver Watson

50,00 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

Iranian Textiles

Jennifer Wearden y Patricia L. Baker

30,00 € 27,90 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

In The Fields of Empty Days: The Intersection of Past and Present in Iranian Art

Linda Komaroff

45,00 € 41,85 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

Honar: The Afkhami Collection of Modern and Contemporary Iranian Art

Venetia Porter, Natasha Morris, et al.

75,00 € 69,75 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

Persia Reframed: Iranian Visions of Modern and Contemporary Art

Fereshteh Daftari

44,99 €

Part of The Arts of Iran: 5,000 Years of Culture

The Power of Love: Jewels, Romance and Eternity

Dr Beatriz Chadour-Sampson

25,00 € 23,25 €

Part of Bedazzled: A History of Jewellery

Jewels & Jewellery (Victoria and Albert Museum)

Clare Phillips

25,00 € 23,25 €

Part of Bedazzled: A History of Jewellery

Rings

Rachel Church

12,99 € 12,08 €

Part of Bedazzled: A History of Jewellery

Brooches and Badges

Rachel Church

14,95 € 13,90 €

Part of Bedazzled: A History of Jewellery

Jewelry Stories: Highlights from the Collection 1947-2019

42,00 € 39,06 €

Part of Bedazzled: A History of Jewellery

Becoming Venetian: Immigrants and the Arts in Early Modern Venice

Blake de Maria

50,00 €

Part of Venice: City of Colour and Light

A History of Venice

John Julius Norwich

16,98 € 15,79 €

Part of Venice: City of Colour and Light

Veronese

Xavier F. Salomon

35,00 €

Part of Venice: City of Colour and Light

Venice and Drawing 1500-1800: Theory, Practice and Collecting

Catherine Whistler

40,00 €

Part of Venice: City of Colour and Light

Titian: Love, Desire, Death

Matthias Wivel

30,00 €

Part of Venice: City of Colour and Light

Whether you’re piecing together the Italian Renaissance on an art history course, learning to sew in one of our practical courses, or exploring contemporary design discourse at a Friday Forum, embrace your creativity at the V&A Academy.