Archives for December 2014

Exhibition at Dundee Contemporary Arts

The Win­ter Print Exhi­bi­tion of orig­i­nal lim­it­ed edi­tion prints made in Print Stu­dio con­tin­ues dai­ly at Dundee Con­tem­po­rary Arts until Sun­day 18 Jan­u­ary 2015. The Print Stu­dio itself is closed until Thurs­day 8 Jan­u­ary 2015. For full details of the exhi­bi­tion and for access to the print stu­dio see the Dundee Con­tem­po­rary Arts web­site.

St Bride’s Library closure

The read­ing room at the St Bride Library closed at 6pm on Wednes­day 17th Decem­ber 2014 until fur­ther notice. The details of the rede­vel­op­ment of Fleet House have yet to be announced, but the library’s peri­od of clo­sure will be used to under­take essen­tial con­ser­va­tion, care, and man­age­ment of library stock. For more details and […]

The Printing Industry and World War I

Car­o­line Archer has writ­ten an arti­cle on the print­ing indus­try dur­ing World War I. She not only looks at the direct effects on the indus­try, for exam­ple as a result of enlist­ment among print work­ers, but also the uses of print in the con­duct of the war, for exam­ple in the pro­duc­tion of maps, pro­pa­gan­da […]