The conference will be in Auckland in 2014
Auckland University of Technology in the CBD is the conference venue.
Friday 24thOctober Informal welcome.
Saturday/Sunday 25th/26th Conference Papers/demonstrations
Saturday 25th evening Conference dinner
Monday 27th Public holiday Post conference tours/visits/workshops
Keynote speaker confirmed, Julie Chen
Julie is an internationally known book artist who has been publishing limited
edition artists’ books under the Flying Fish Press imprint for over 25 years.
She is an associate professor of book art at Mills College in Oakland, California.
Keynote speaker confirmed, Dominic Riley
Dominic studied at the London College of Printing and has worked in
The winners of the 2nd Designer Bookbinders International Competition 2013 have been announced and full details can be found on the DB website. http://www.
designerbookbinders.org.uk/ competitions/dbibc/2013/ international_competition2. html The first prize was awarded to Dominic Riley from the United Kingdom for a binding made of brown and black goatskin which depicts the story of Pyramus and Thisbe in a landscape of a forest lit by the full moon with the names of the lovers half hidden in the stars. The winner of the first prize was awarded £10,000 and the binding has been given to the Bodleian Library, University of Oxford.