Vivienne in regularly invited to lecture, in the UK and around the world, from Asia to America, on aspects of jewellery history, on current trends and on specialist subjects such as coloured diamonds. She has given talks at the Victoria and Albert Museum, the British Museum, and the Gulbenkian Museum, Lisbon, as well as at major jewellery events and trade shows, including Masters of Time, Macau in 2014.
Equally at home on television and radio, Vivienne is the first port of call for news stories on important jewel sales, such as the Pink Star diamond sold at Sotheby’s, or the high-profile auctions of the jewels of Elizabeth Taylor and the Duchess of Windsor. She has worked on, and appeared in television documentaries, including Royal Jewels, (Imagicians TV), for whom she also wrote the television script for Diana, A Model Princess.
Vivienne is a regular judge at design competitions and awards, including the Hong Kong International Jewellery Show, 2013 and Couture, Las Vegas, 2014. In 2013, she was invited to officially open the milestone exhibition: the Cheapside Hoard, London’s Lost Treasures, at the Museum of London.