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Arts Council’s new showcase

With the slogan The Arts – Live, Free and On Demand The Space digital arts platform sets out to provide a constantly updated supply of cultural viewing and listening. Developed by the Arts Council England and the BBC,  The Space … Continue reading

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Old adverts plus new technology

Google’s recent documentary film Project Re: Brief, directed by Emmy winner Doug Pray, examines what is possible in online advertising using new technology. The project examined classic advertising campaigns from the ‘60s and ‘70s,  reworking them with added features for … Continue reading

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Architecture and Spatial Design Summer Exhibition

Song Dong ‘Waste Not’  ASD Real Time Private View: Thursday 28 June 2012 6.30 – 10.00pm open to the public: Friday 29 June  – Thursday 12 July 2012 Monday to Friday 10.00 – 6.00pm Saturday 11.00 – 3.00pm Faculty of Architecture and Spatial Design London Metropolitan University Spring … Continue reading

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Trial of MaterialsConneXion

  Trial ends 1st June MaterialConnexion is currently offering a trial at LondonMet.The database is designed to find innovative materials for architects, designers, craftspeople and artists. Your feedback to the Library is welcome, especially any comparison to Materio, our current … Continue reading

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Journal of European television history and culture

The Journal of European television history and culture is a new, open-access e-journal; an off-shoot of the EUscreen project. It will provide multi-media delivery of research material. The peer-reviewed academic research covers television studies & history, media studies & sociology … Continue reading

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Lovely new books; come and get them!

Don’t forget to browse the new books display at Commercial Road Library. Glossy architecture, art and design publications, how-to-make-it  manuals, semiotic and philosophic texts, inspirational natural history photography, it is all here waiting to be borrowed.

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Library e-resource: AdForum

Find and save advertising images and video clips using the AdForum database . Access  is via the Library catalogue. World-wide coverage of adverts in all media including animation,  games,  print, TV and online.  Search by product, business or awards etc. … Continue reading

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Read LondonMet academics 3: Dr Paul Cobley

Dr Paul Cobley, Professor of Semiotics and Communications is now based at Ladbroke House but for many years he taught Sir John Cass Art Media and Design students. Read his publications to improve your understanding of the vocabulary and theory … Continue reading

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Women and the arts source notes

Art, Architecture and Design students may not have heard about the The Women’s Library. It is part of the LondonMet Library service and can be found in Old Castle Street, right next to Calcutta House. Here is something to whet … Continue reading

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