Delfina Foundation

Collecting as Practice: Avani Tanya

Avani Tanya, recent joint resident at Delfina Foundation and the V&A, discusses her interest in the philosophy and practice of collecting, and her research into the museum’s archives and South Asia collection.

Avani Tanya, was in joint residence at Delfina Foundation and V&A from 12/06/17-24/09/17 as part of the public programme, Collecting as Practice.

Video duration: 5'36"


Explore A Selective Guide to the V&A's South Asian Collection, a book by Avani Tanya, published in 2018 as an outcome of her joint residency at the V&A and Delfina Foundation in the summer of 2017.