ARLIS/UK & Ireland 2019 AGM

For all members, Council is delighted to announce that the 2019 AGM will take place on Monday 13th May and will be kindly hosted by the British Library. Please follow the link below to sign up to attend the AGM by Friday 12th April. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfaq3M57_RaJicZx5Ib4qrX-bx50C3D-sEDd6sEmdXOVlf2Hg/viewform The day programme is as follows: 12-14:30 Lunch for former […]

Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon

An ARLIS/UK & Ireland and University of the Arts London event. Art Librarians and all unite! Down with default man! We want women on the wikis! It’s March, so it’s time for another Art + Feminism Wikipedia Edit-a-thon! Come along to a session of communal updating of Wikipedia entries on subjects related to Art, Feminism, […]

ARLISmatters Podcast… Episode 04: Cassy and Alex do Conference. 2018 style.

With summer 2019 fast approaching and the prospect of another excellent ARLIS/UK & Ireland Conference looming large (a 50th anniversary bonanza in Glasgow no less), join Alex and Cassy in episode 04 of the ARLISmatters podcast as they cast their minds back to the halcyon days of the 2018 Conference. Includes vox pops with delegates […]

ARLIS/UK Chair Elect

ARLIS/UK & Ireland is urgently calling for nomination for the role of Chair Elect who will take up the Position as Chair 2019-2021 at the next AGM in May 2019. If you would like to be nominated, please find a proposer and a seconder to sign the nomination form. If you have a candidate in […]

Kickstarter campaign for second printing of the Bolted Book

The acclaimed facsimile of Fortunato Depero’s 1927 masterwork, the Bolted Book (Depero Futurista), published by Designers & Books, is now in its second printing and available on Kickstarter.   Please note there is a special offer for ARLIS/UK and Ireland members during the Kickstarter campaign: Bolted Book Facsimile + Reader’s Guide + Custom-designed display stand (3-piece set) for $127.   Your name will be included […]

ARLIS/UK & Ireland 2019 call for papers

Call for Papers – ARLIS/UK & Ireland Glasgow Conference 2019 We are pleased to announce the Art Libraries Society UK & Ireland will hold its annual conference on July 15th-17th 2019 at the University of Glasgow. This year is the 50th anniversary of ARLIS so we want to focus some of the discussion on ARLIS […]

Artists’ Books News, November-December 2018

Artists’ Books News November – December 2018     Exhibitions   Sarah Bodman – Read To Me, Winchester School of Art Library, 15th November – 20th December 2018. Read To Me is an artist’s book, produced after an experiment in collaboration with a psychometric reader, to transmit the emotional content of selected narratives through a […]

Conference Working Party 2019 expressions of interest

Planning is now underway for next year’s 50th Anniversary ARLIS UK & Ireland Conference, which is to be held at the University of Glasgow from Monday 15th to Wednesday 17th July 2019. We are now seeking enthusiastic ARLIS individuals to join our colleagues at Glasgow and be part of the conference planning team. There are a variety of roles […]

New partnership between Bloomsbury Digital Resources and global trend forecasting agency Fashion Snoops

Bloomsbury Digital Resources is delighted to announce an exclusive partnership with global trend forecasting agency FS (Fashion Snoops). Effective September 1, 2018, the two companies will bring FS’s commercial trend platform to the educational market to raise the bar in innovative design and creation of trend–based concepts.   The FS trend platform is a one-stop-shop […]