Jenny Beavan: Costumes for the Silver Screen at the V&A

  • Category: Art & Culture
  • Date: Friday, 18 January 2013

A special talk called Costumes for the Silver Screen will take place at the Victoria and Albert Museum on January 18th 2013, presented by an acclaimed costumer designer.

Attendees will be able to listen to fascinating insights from Academy Award-winning designer Jenny Beavan as she recounts her experiences working on acclaimed Hollywood movies.

Nominated for a total of nine Oscars, Ms Beavan won the illustrious accolade for her work on A Room with a View, while she has also been part of the teams behind classics such as The King's Speech, Gosford Park and Sense and Sensibility.

Tickets to see the talk cost £15, which includes the price of the presentation itself and a wine reception afterwards.

Luxury London hotel guests can see more of what the museum has to offer by booking an Art and Culture at the V&A package at The Egerton House Hotel.

It includes two tickets to the feature exhibition of choice, including Hollywood Costume, which could be of particular interest to those attending Ms Beavan's talk.