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 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. […]

Conference Working Party 2020 call for members

Dear members and friends, The core Conference Working Party for the forthcoming ARLIS/UK & Ireland conference, to be held in Cambridge 22-24 (25th optional) July 2020, are looking for additional enthusiastic CWP members to take up the following responsibilities, some of which can be combined and/or shared: Grant Applications* Conference Bookings (x2)* Badges/lanyards/personalised programmes/signage/ Delegates’ […]

In conversation with…

In our September feature we catch up with Lorraine Blackman, Awards Manager at the Royal Society of Sculptors (RSS) and ex-Business Manager of ARLIS/UK and Ireland. Lorraine talks to us about managing the dynamic events programme at the RSS and fills us in on some of the things she’s been up to since leaving ARLIS. […]

Royal Society of Sculptors event: ‘Reintroducing our Pioneering Women: Kathleen Scott’

The Royal Society of Sculptors are pleased to announce their next ‘Reintroducing our Pioneering Women’ event, funded by ARLIS UK and Ireland. The Society’s ‘Pioneering Women’ project aims to shine a light on the lives, careers and legacies of some of our early female members. This event will focus on Lady Kathleen Scott FRBS (1878 […]

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 […]