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Crafts Vault: The V&A Academy of Artisanal Crafts

Part 2 Project 2016
King Hei Thomas Chee
Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong China
Responding to the uncertain future of traditional crafts industry in the UK threatened by the economic downturn and the rise of new manufacturing technologies, the proposal by introducing crafts workshops into a new extension of the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, tries to promote a new typology of museum building for storing and exhibiting crafts that could help bringing the lost touch of crafts back to the modern city.
King Hei Thomas Chee

Tutor(s)
Peter Winston Ferretto
Ingrid Schröder
2016
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