The Hands of Time

All photos on this pageof the augmented tour 'Hands of Time' © Hydar Dewachi


An augmented emoji tour of the V&A's painting gallery


WHEN: Shown at the V&A January Late: In the Palm of Your Hand, Jan 2020


This augmented reality installation explores the V&A’s paintings collection through the lens of emoji, decoding narratives that have traversed digital and physical divides. Discover the uncanny parallels and surprising differences in the representations of hands and gesture across time and media.