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Turning the Pages - David Dye's notebooks

David Dye (1945-2015) was a talented artist, film maker and inspirational educator.

Two notebooks from the Archive's extensive collection of David Dye material have been digitised and are available to view online as interactive virtual books.

Black 'Alwych' notebook on early work (1966)

Notebook with a small number of rough preparatory sketches similar in style to photographs of Dye's early sculpture found elsewhere in the David Dye Archive

Launch book

Green 'The Edmond Shorthand Notebook'

Dye used this 400 page notebook to sketch out ideas for works and exhibitions, as well as record observations about the world around him and even draft letters.

Launch book