Turning the Tables: Documenting Art in a Global Context, Open session, Thursday 20 August

(13:45 – 15:45 Auditorium 2)


Sandra Ludig Brooke (United States)

1. A Great Idea at the Time: Cataloguing South Africa’s Artist’s Book Production

David Paton (University of Johannesburg, South Africa) [Paper]

2. Searching for a Sami Identity in the Contemporary Arts of Sweden: The Personal, the Political and the Poetical in the Art Works of Katarina Pirak Sikku, Liselotte Wajstedt and Carola Grahn

Liselotte Winka (Konstfack / University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Sweden) [Paper]

3. Documents for Brazilian Concrete Art: Dialogues Between Library and Archives of Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo

Isabel Cristina Ayres da Silva Maringelli (Pinacoteca do Estado de São Paulo, Brazil)

4. The Elephant in the Room? Discovering African Art and Design at the Victoria and Albert Museum and Britain’s National Art Library

Elizabeth James (Victoria and Albert Museum, United Kingdom)

5. Artistic Cultural Heritage Protection Services: Building a Library of Treasured Local Resources

Bin Chen (Hangzhou Library, China)



Standing committee meetings at WLIC 2015, 15 and 18 August

SC I, Saturday, 15 August 2015

(12:30 – 15:00 Room 1.63/1.64)

SC II, Tuesday, 18 August 2015

(15:00 – 16:30 Room 2.41 – 2.43)

For further details, please see the Conference Programme and the IFLA Library.