The University of Sydney Library is delighted to welcome Barbara Campbell as the 2019 Printer in Residence!
With an extensive creative practice spanning printmaking, performance, bookmaking and concept-driven enquiry, Barbara Campbell will take up residency in the Piscator Press workshop during Semester 2.
Her project ‘A Bird is in the Library’ brings together her passion for print techniques, haiku, libraries, and birds. It anticipates engagement with library users in an imaginative journey via letterpress and the architecture of the library and its systems.
Barbara will also hold two interactive open studios and a book launch exhibition at the end of the residency, see details below.
Read more about the residency program on the Library website or you can follow the Library on social media: Facebook, Instagram or Twitter for updates.
You can also see Barbara’s work online on her Instagram account.
Drop in at our Open Studio sessions to see Barbara Barbara at work and the Piscator Press in action.
Between 2-4pm Wednesday 11th September, please register here
Between 2-4pm Wednesday 25th September, please register here
Book Exhibition Launch
Please join us the launch of Barbara’s book and to hear the artist speak about the residency, using the Piscator Press and all things letterpress!
Date: Thursday 17th October
Location: Press room and foyer area, Level 1, Fisher Library.