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Special Collections at Llandaff Campus Library, Cardiff Metropolitan University

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Special Collections drop-in sessions

Special Collections drop-in

If you can’t make these times and would like to visit, then just email and we’ll arrange a time for you to call in.

 

 

 

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AS FAR AS THE EYE CAN TRAVEL

AS FAR AS THE EYE CAN TRAVEL

a monthly photographic zine by Chiara Ambrosio

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“As Far As The Eye Can Travel is a paper Wunderkammer that gathers together geographies of the mind, topographies of the soul and physical excavations: curious chance encounters, moments of discovery, unexpected revelations that will surprise, enchant and spark uncharted flights of the imagination as far as the eye can- and will- travel. 

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It is a magnifying glass through which to look at the real world anew and reveal all the magic and wonder that lies within it …”

 

Follow this link to read the full article about this fabulous set of  books we now have in our Artists’ Books Collection at Llandaff. Bought from the equally fabulous bookartbookshop!

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Special Collections drop-in sessions

Special Collections drop-in

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by | October 2, 2017 · 11:06 am

Cardiff Artists’ Books

We’ll be here!

Saturday 9th Sept. Cardiff Met’s Library Special Collections will be here with Cardiff Uni’s SCOLAR at this first Cardiff Artists’ Books event. Do call in for a chat, join in with the workshops, browse the stalls and see (and hear!) the performances.

 

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Special Collections drop-in sessions

Special Collections drop-in

No need to book – open to all staff and students.  If you would like to find out more or arrange a visit or a group workshop at a different time, please email SpecialCollections@cardiffmet.ac.uk

The Special Collections are also open to members of the public by appointment.

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Library Treasures

Is it too early to begin spring cleaning the collections?  Not when you find treasures such as these  . . . .

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This ephemera will be integrated into the existing collection of Cardiff School of Art & Design materials in the library’s Special Collections at Llandaff.

ephemeraIncluded are exhibition and degree show catalogues, prospectuses, posters, recordings and also slides of students’ work.

 

To make an appointment to access material in the Special Collections, please email SpecialCollections@cardiffmet.ac.uk

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