- 4 years ago
"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.