"Artesian magazine launch at the London Review of Books bookshop, October 23, 2008, with John Berger, Rosalyn Driscoll, Iona Heath, Deborah Levy, and Peter Whitehead.
""Marking the launch of a new twice-yearly journal celebrating committed creativity in art and life, a unique evening of readings from work of enduring value by a highly distinguished line-up of writers, artists, doctors and film-makers. Ranging widely across art forms and human activity, Artesian seeks a dynamic dialogue between disciplines and between art and experience."" Readings - Peter Whitehead reads from 'Peaks and Vales' by James Hillman; Iona Heath reads 3 poems by Polish poet Zbygniev Herbert and 1 poem by the English poet John Burnside; Rosalyn Driscoll reads from 'The Timeless Way of Building' by architect Christopher Alexander; Deborah Levy reads from 'The Enigma of Arrival' by V.S. Naipul; John Berger reads from 'Among Animals and Plants' by Andrey Platanov.