Author: Suzie

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Portraits of the quarantined mind – Doma Dovigialo

In an online collaboration, Doma Dovigialo has developed a new project ‘Portraits of the quarantined mind‘, in which people are invited to use their portraits to reveal their inner thoughts through drawing. This project...

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Free webinars for PhD students

Calling all researchers! What do you know about the British Library? Does it have anything relevant to your research? The British Library are running a series of webinars in the new year where you...

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Pressing Matters journal

This journal is a brilliant resource for our artistic students and those with artistic flair! There are interviews with artists who share their creative passions and talents using a wide range of techniques. Come...

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Exhibition catalogues as a source of inspiration

The Library has an excellent collection of exhibition catalogues from many major galleries and are a great resource to help you discover artists and their work. Catalogues often include an artist statement where you...

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Digitising Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius

Edward Elgar’s, The Dream of Gerontius, is a setting of Cardinal John Henry Newman’s poem of the same name for voices and orchestra. It is an important work of Elgar which helped identify him...

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New Contemporaries 2020 goes online

Since 1949, New Contemporaries have highlighted the next generation of artists and art practices. It is an annual celebration of emerging artists, and can help artists transition from education to professional practice. The process...