Exhibition: MISSES EVERYTHING, August 2019

ARLIS 50th Anniversary event: MISSES EVERYTHING, August 2019 The exhibition MISSES EVERYTHING took place at Jupiter Woods in South London during August 2019. The project stemmed from a year-long conversation between artist Georgia Lucas-Going and curator Katie Simpson, in collaboration with The Women’s Art Library at Goldsmiths College, London, responding to the question ‘how can we thrive […]

IFLA 2019 report / Erica Foden-Lenahan

IFLA WLIC 2019 Athens, Greece 24-31 August   Attendance at an IFLA WLIC is a profession-affirming experience. As a solo librarian, it can be easy to become isolated and the activity of WLIC, the sessions attended, the posters viewed and the exhibition navigated remind one of the bigger picture. The discussions that ensue and ideas […]

Connecting Collections: Art Libraries in Collaboration (ARLIS/UK 50th anniversary event)

EVENT: Connecting Collections: Art Libraries in Collaboration When: Tuesday 5th November 2019 Where: Leeds Central Library, Room 700 For more details and booking information see: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/connecting-collections-art-libraries-in-collaboration-tickets-76074786735 LALIC (Leeds Art Libraries in Cooperation) is pleased to offer this free event focusing on collaborative working between art libraries in the region. LALIC is one of the few […]

Gut House / Jessa Mockridge (ARLIS/UK & Ireland 50th anniversary event)

GUT HOUSE Jessa Mockridge   ‘Collective’ audio tours with silent disco gear Friday 25 October, 6:30pm and Saturday 26 October, 3pm tickets available Deptford X Opening: 25 October – 2 November, 9am-7pm (excluding Sundays) Continues indefinitely: Mon – Sat, 9am-7pm (use your own devices) Now we, organs, return to fish-like times and begin to think. […]

Viva las Projectionistas: ARLIS celebrates women’s art through slides

ARLIS UK and Ireland celebrates 50 years with a series of events. Goldsmiths looks back at the 35mm colour slide and the way it has helped introduce the work of women artists into the curriculum with an evening of simultaneous projections in the stunning converted bathhouse of Goldsmiths Centre for Contemporary Art. This has been […]

Visit to the Chelsea College of Arts MA summer show 2019

The ARLIS Professional Development Committee are offering a casual, self-guided tour of the Chelsea College of Arts MA Summer Show. The show features student work from the MA Graphic Design Communication, MA Interior and Spatial Design, and MA Textile Design courses. Please note that the MA Fine Art show has already taken place. When: Tuesday […]

Write-up: Taking the Plunge: Considering a career in art librarianship

‘Taking the Plunge: Considering a career in art librarianship’, ARLIS/UK & Ireland Professional Development Committee, Chelsea College of Arts, University of London, Tuesday 28th June 2019. On Tuesday 28th June 2019 the Professional Development committee of ARLIS held the yearly event for aspiring library and information professionals considering a career in art librarianship. I attended […]