We’re delighted that the CSAD Level 5 Field project students could explore our Artists’ Books Collection before their journey to Marrakesh in January. As their Lecturer, Chris Glynn said “students inspired, seeds sown”. Job done! We’re even more delighted that their resulting work is now on display on the ground floor of Llandaff Library. On show until 24th April.
Special thanks to Chris Glynn & students for showing the sights of Morocco this lunchtime & their marvellous artistic creations
Latest November/December Journals are in!
Reach for the Stars – Cardiff Castle’s Clock Tower is featured in the December issue of World of Interiors
Embroidery – Textile Art magazine has a Christmas Gift guide to get you in the mood for the festive season and some textile-inspired present giving.
If the thought of Christmas gives you the blues find out where the happiest places on earth are in the November issue of the National Geographic.
Print copies of the above journals and many more are available to read in zone 3 of the library, many are also available on-line.
A Lesson in Sculpture with John Latham 730.92 LAT
Pieter Bruegel The Complete Paintings: Rose-Marie and Rainer Hagen 759.9492 BRU
Contemporary Clay and Museum Culture: Ceramics in the Expanded Field 708 BRO
Hilma af Klint: Painting the Unseen 759.85 KLI
June Leaf: Thought is Infinite 709.2 LEA
Pre-Raphaelites Beauty and Rebellion: Christopher Newall & Ann Bukantas 709.4209034 NEW
The Playground Project: Gabriela Burkhalter 796.068 PLA
William Kentridge: Thick Time 709.2 KEN
Wizard of Oz by L Frank Baum illustrated by Graham Rawle 741.5 RAW
Several of the new books currently on display on the 2nd floor of Llandaff Library are on the subject of illumination and lighting design.
Lighting: 20th Century Classics. Fletcher Sibthorp & Scala Quin 729.28 SIB
How to Design a Light: Design Museum 729.28 WIL
21st Century Lighting Design. Alyn Griffiths 729.28 GRI
1000 Lights. ed. Charlotte & Peter Fiell 749.63 FIE
Illuminate: Contemporary Craft Lighting. Hannah Nunn 729.28 NUN
Alex Katz 759.13 KAT
Follow the links to read more.
Currently on display – available to borrow from 7th December.
Follow the links to the library catalogue MetSearch
to read more about them .
Do not be afraid to enter Llandaff Library, for if you venture up to the 2nd floor a selection of horror movies and books await you . . . . ready to borrow for Halloween.
On display on the 2nd floor of Llandaff Library are just a few titles that you may find helpful with your studies (and in getting to know Cardiff and Wales). As you will see, there are many, many more books on the shelves on all three floors of the library. Check out the other end of the building too for Journals on floors 2 & 3. These are just the tip of the iceberg as there are thousands of online journals, databases and resources available to you too which you can access by using our catalogue MetSearch.
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If you would like to borrow any of these books, please take them to the helpdesk on the ground floor