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New Zealand too far to go for an exhibition? Well look online!

For those of you interested in Artists’ Books/Book Art/ Letterpress etc this exhibition in the University of Otago Library Special Collections looks great! A bit far to go? Well most of the content is shared on line. The exhibition is … Continue reading

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Art For Change

‘Protest art is avowedly activist, seeking to achieve a tangible political impact by mobilizing opinion against a powerful adversary. Protest art turns state propaganda on its head, creating a subversive counter to official iconography.’ (taken from 100 ideas that changed Art via Credo Reference on The … Continue reading

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Menswear book display

A collection of books from Commercial Road library is currently on display in the display case outside the library inspired by the current exhibition at the Jewish Museum ‘Moses, Mods and Mr Fish’. The exhibition looks at menswear, with a focus … Continue reading

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Shakespeare’s anniversary

As well as The Bard’s birthday, April the 23rd this year marks the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death. This cultural milestone is being marked all across London and the U.K., from walks and talks to exhibitions and celebrations. See http://www.shakespeare400.org/for a … Continue reading

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Information Visualised book display at Commercial Road Library

Graphs, tables, charts and maps are some of the ways artists and designers visualise data and information. Inspired by the current ‘Big Bang Data’ show on at Somerset House, which explores the issues surrounding the datafication of our world through … Continue reading

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Library Book Exhibition in Memory of David Bowie

                          Commercial Road Library Book Exhibition in Memory of David Bowie 8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016 His influence in music, fashion, gender, style, song writing, record … Continue reading

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Art of the Self Portrait

  Commercial Library is celebrating the Art of the Self Portrait Simon Schama’s TV programme The Face of Britain can be watched anytime from any device via Box of Broadcasts The exhibition at The National Portrait Gallery Books at Commercial … Continue reading

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Charles and Ray Eames Exhibition of Books at Commercial Road Library

Commercial Road Library is displaying our extensive collection of books on these designers and architects Barbican Exhibition of Charles and Ray Eames is showing from  21 October 2015 – 14 February 2016 Barbican Art Gallery For all our book titles … Continue reading

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TUC Library Exhibition: Solidarity and the 1984-85 Miners’ Strike 23rd – 26th November

  The exhibition will be open to the public at London Metropolitan University, Wash Houses, E1 7NT  Monday 23rd November – Thursday 26th November 2015 TUC Library Exhibition Launch Hours: Monday 10am – 4pm Tuesday 10am – 7pm Wednesday 10am … Continue reading

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Paul Mellon Centre is Now Open

Concrete and Controversy: The Architecture of Connell, Ward and Lucas Paul Mellon Centre in London, Bedford Square is now open Exhibition now showing Until 29 Jan 2016 A display of material from the Dennis Sharp Archive Drawing Room, Paul Mellon … Continue reading

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