Dr Susan Weber Gallery (Furniture Gallery)
Victoria and Albert Museum
Cromwell Road, London SW7 2RL
"Opening on December 1, 2012, the V&A's new Furniture Gallery provides apermanent home for the museum's furniture collection. Designed by NORD Architecture, the gallery tells the story of the production of furniture across six centuries. On display are more than 200 pieces of British and European furniture from the Middle Ages to the present day, as well as examples of American and Asian furniture. Included in the displays are chairs, stools, tables, bureaux, chests, cabinets, wardrobes, clocks, mirrors and screens by famous designers such as Thomas Chippendale, Grinling Gibbons, Robert Adam, Eileen Gray, Michael Thonet, Charles and Ray Eames, Ron Arad and Tom Dixon".
Until 12th November 2017
"Featuring groundbreaking pieces by Alvar Aalto, Marcel Breuer and Charles and Ray Eames, alongside an incredible range of objects from planes to skateboards, this exhibition tells the story of how this often-overlooked material made the modern world."