Friday 8 March – The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery
10.30am – Louise Atkinson, artist, book maker and curator; research student in the School of Fine Art, History of Art & Cultural Studies, University of Leeds
Curating artist books: from Facebook to Doctoral degree
A brief history of the Artist Book Collective and the process of curating book art through social media collaborations.
11.15am – Patrick Wildgust, Curator, Shandy Hall, Coxwold
Pause on the Landing
A homage to ‘Tristram Shandy’ by Patrick Cauldfield and other recent and forthcoming artist and writer interventions within the collections of the Laurence Sterne Trust
Saturday 9 March – The Stanley & Audrey Burton Gallery
2pm – AMBruno
Collaborative Projects and Collections
AMBruno is a group of artists who make books as part of their practice. They produce and show new works for exhibitions and book fairs, and are invited on these occasions to engage with a given theme.
2.45pm – Dr Sharon Kivland, artist and writer, Reader in Fine Art at Sheffield Hallam University, tutor in Critical Practice at Wimbledon College of Art, UAL, and a research
associate of the Centre for Freudian Analysis and Research, London
How I address my collections of postcards, magazines, cuttings, and other printed ephemera, in futile but I hope alluring attempts to organise, catalogue, and archive. Perhaps I will unpack my library…