THE FATE OF THE ART

2007 Symposium

The first biennial CODEX Symposium, was scheduled from Wednesday, February 13th through Friday, February 15, 2007 at the Berkeley Art Museum.  Artists and writers presented their work and critical views to a sold-out crowd of librarians, collectors, exhibitors and students.

Keynote Speakers

Robert Bringhurst, Author
Lecture: Spiritual Geometry: book as a work of art

Sarah Bodman, Centre for Fine Print Research
Lecture: The hybrid lexicon: an overview of contemporary artists publishing in the UK

Felipe Ehrenberg, Artist, Diplomat
Lecture: Cutting and pasting: metaphor of life

 Dr. Stefan Soltek, Director, Klingspor Museum
Lecture: Verso recto: bookart as a matter of sidesteps

 Symposium Videos:

Symposium Audio (.mp3):