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The Matter with Books

by S.P. (Bookbarn International) It is difficult to explain why books matter without sounding self absorbed, trite or falling into some self-fulfilling cliché, which just would not do when you are writing about a love of books. Books matter, because

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The Matter with Books

by S.P. (Bookbarn International) It is difficult to explain why books matter without sounding self absorbed, trite or falling into some self-fulfilling cliché, which just would not do when you are writing about a love of books. Books matter, because

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Peter Bryngelsson – A Sound Transcript

A lecture given in Bristol on the 04/02/14 at the invitation of BA(Hons) Drawing and Applied Arts. We know about England in Sweden. We all look towards this direction. Everyone listens to music. My wife is quite uninterested in music.

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Peter Bryngelsson – A Sound Transcript

A lecture given in Bristol on the 04/02/14 at the invitation of BA(Hons) Drawing and Applied Arts. We know about England in Sweden. We all look towards this direction. Everyone listens to music. My wife is quite uninterested in music.

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Richard Deacon – A Sculpted Transcript

From his talk at the ICIA Bath on Thursday 5th December 2013     The list you can see up there on the board is a list of all the materials I have used to make sculpture over the last…

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Richard Deacon – A Sculpted Transcript

From his talk at the ICIA Bath on Thursday 5th December 2013     The list you can see up there on the board is a list of all the materials I have used to make sculpture over the last…

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Steve Edge: Design, Dyslexia and Dressing for a Party

Extracts from a brilliant, funny and inspiring talk by Steve Edge from Edge Design Ltd. Hosted by the West of England Design Forum at the Arnolfini in Bristol, 02/10/13   I’m an east end boy. This thing about belonging. We

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Steve Edge: Design, Dyslexia and Dressing for a Party

Extracts from a brilliant, funny and inspiring talk by Steve Edge from Edge Design Ltd. Hosted by the West of England Design Forum at the Arnolfini in Bristol, 02/10/13   I’m an east end boy. This thing about belonging. We

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The Most Famous piece of Graphic Art Ever?

It is 80 years this month since Alfred Leete died (28/08/1882 – 17/06/1933). Leete was a self taught artist and designed the First World War recruiting poster with Lord Kitchener on it pointing his finger at ‘YOU’ in 1914. It is probably

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The Most Famous piece of Graphic Art Ever?

It is 80 years this month since Alfred Leete died (28/08/1882 – 17/06/1933). Leete was a self taught artist and designed the First World War recruiting poster with Lord Kitchener on it pointing his finger at ‘YOU’ in 1914. It is probably

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Jem Southam – A Geographical Labourer

An edited transcript from his talk at the Exeter Pheonix on 22/05/13.   A Geographical Labourer. Thank you for coming into this dark box on a sunny afternoon. We work, we are photographers, we work. What does it mean to

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Jem Southam – A Geographical Labourer

An edited transcript from his talk at the Exeter Pheonix on 22/05/13.   A Geographical Labourer. Thank you for coming into this dark box on a sunny afternoon. We work, we are photographers, we work. What does it mean to

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Noma Bar – Graphic Storytelling

Noma Bar was at the West of England Design Forum, Arnolfini, Bristol, 13/03/2013. A selective transcript by Efisio Nicolò Sabiucciu from the talk: I symbolize graphic design with a pencil. I’m interested in saying things without words. Basic shape and pure communication. Comedy without

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Noma Bar – Graphic Storytelling

Noma Bar was at the West of England Design Forum, Arnolfini, Bristol, 13/03/2013. A selective transcript by Efisio Nicolò Sabiucciu from the talk: I symbolize graphic design with a pencil. I’m interested in saying things without words. Basic shape and pure communication. Comedy without

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John Parish – An Incomplete Transcript

Taken from Filmic 2013: Screenplay – John Parish in Conversation with Mark Cosgrove, at the Watershed, Bristol. 09/03/13   Parish, the musician, producer and sound artist selects five films that have proved immensely influential in his career and talks about

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John Parish – An Incomplete Transcript

Taken from Filmic 2013: Screenplay – John Parish in Conversation with Mark Cosgrove, at the Watershed, Bristol. 09/03/13   Parish, the musician, producer and sound artist selects five films that have proved immensely influential in his career and talks about

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Carlton Bodkin – “To get there you use lollipop sticks”.

MA Graphic Arts welcomes Carlton Bodkin – Director of Practical Architects, Bristol, as their guest speaker for the day. Here is a broken transcript from his lecture on creative process. 05/03/13. I always like to have a picture of a

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Carlton Bodkin – “To get there you use lollipop sticks”.

MA Graphic Arts welcomes Carlton Bodkin – Director of Practical Architects, Bristol, as their guest speaker for the day. Here is a broken transcript from his lecture on creative process. 05/03/13. I always like to have a picture of a

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Richard Wentworth – A Partial Transcript

Taken from his recent Artist Lecture at the ICIA, University of Bath, on Thursday 6th December, 2012, 7.30 pm. None of that is true. I like surfaces. I’m a disturber. I did work for Henry Moore. Any of you could

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Richard Wentworth – A Partial Transcript

Taken from his recent Artist Lecture at the ICIA, University of Bath, on Thursday 6th December, 2012, 7.30 pm. None of that is true. I like surfaces. I’m a disturber. I did work for Henry Moore. Any of you could

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From Tainan, Taiwan: 13/08/2012

The University and the first explorations of Tainan I am now in the University – Tainan National University of the Arts to provide its full title. The University is sited in the countryside, which is both wonderful in terms of

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From Tainan, Taiwan: 13/08/2012

The University and the first explorations of Tainan I am now in the University – Tainan National University of the Arts to provide its full title. The University is sited in the countryside, which is both wonderful in terms of

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200 metres 19.32 seconds

Date – 09/08/12. The venue – Olympic Stadium, London. On stage – Usain Bolt Stephen Monger is Programme Leader in MA Graphic Arts and lucky enough to have got an Olympic ticket.

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200 metres 19.32 seconds

Date – 09/08/12. The venue – Olympic Stadium, London. On stage – Usain Bolt Stephen Monger is Programme Leader in MA Graphic Arts and lucky enough to have got an Olympic ticket.

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