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  • Oxford Wine Festival 2016  

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    Jon Boden + Blair Dunlop O2 Academy Oxford Thu 10 Nov: 8pm

    Foodies Festival South Park Fri 2 Sep: 11am - 6pm

    Story Elements Workshops Upper Wolvercote, Oxford

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    Complicite: Diving Into The Mess
    Book by Wed, 31 August

    (Starts Thu, 1 September)

    Shelf Life – with Griff Rhys Jones
    Book by Wed, 31 August

    (Starts Wed, 31 August)

    The Garden plus Haze and Captivves
    Book by Wed, 31 August

    (Starts Wed, 31 August)

    Sandy Lane Farm Seasonal Supper
    Book by Wed, 31 August

    (Starts Fri, 2 September)

    Holistic & Therapeutic Massage Diploma
    Book by Thu, 1 September

    (Starts Thu, 8 September)

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    Artwork by Amy Ash The Jam Factory

    A multi-disciplinary artist whose practice incorporates curatorial projects, teaching & collage.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com/ gena@thejamfactoryoxford.com 01865 244613

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    Uncertain Origin - Wood Carvings by Sophie Walker The Jam Factory

    Original hand-carved wooden sculptures with a vague sense of unreality & comforting familiarity.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Cowley Road Carnival: Photography Exhibition Cowley Road Works

    An exhibition of photographs taken during the 2016 Cowley Road Carnival.

    11am - 6pm FREE

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am 5pm, Tuesday Saturday.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me

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    All Must Have Prizes 1750

    Learn about the ideals of personal and professional improvement in this display of mid-18th century medals and prizes.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Monkey Tales: Apes and Monkeys in Asian Art

    Papercuts, woodblock prints and lithographs from Iran to Japan to celebrate 2016, Year of the Monkey.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Storms, War and Shipwrecks: Treasures from the Sicilian Seas

    Discover Sicily's illlustrious history through stunning artefacts discovered by underwater archaeologists.

    10am-5pm 10 (9)

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Covering 2500 years in a relatively small space is no mean feat. The Ashmolean achieve this almost effortlessly in their latest...read more

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    KALEIDOSCOPE: It's Me to the World Modern Art Oxford

    Iconic works from the past return to the gallery as part of a year-long anniversary programme.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website info@modernartoxford.org.uk 01865722733

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    The most recent stage of Modern Art Oxford's KALEIDOSCOPE exhibition takes its name from Richard Long's phrase:"My footsteps make...read more

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    Kurt Jackson: Bees (and the odd wasp) in my Bonnet

    Kurt Jackson's art is a celebration of the natural world. Recently he has been inspired by the bees he encounters at home in Cornwall and across the UK.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 282537

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    The Worldwide Web

    How spiders linked the world together, and the man at the centre of it all.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.ox.ac.uk/event/worldwide-web 01865 282537

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    Changing Roles, Changing Characters: From Lady to Saint and Back Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Explore portraits altered from representing individual women to generic figures such as saints.

    10.30am-5pm 4 (2)

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    The Beautiful Everyday: Old Masters Transforming the Mundane into Art Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Old Master drawings, from the 16th century onwards, depicting the everyday.

    10:30am-5pm 4 (2)

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    Hamish Mackie: Andalusian Stallion

    His life-and-a-quarter bronze horse will be displayed in the grounds.

    10.30am - 5.30pm 24.90 (19.90)

    Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxford, Park open all year round, except Christmas Day, from 9am-6pm/dusk. From 14th Feb Palace & Formal Gardens open daily. Palace 10.30am-5.30pm, Formal Gardens and Pleasure Gardens 10am-5.30pm daily. Adventure playground open daily except when icy. For all other opening hours, see website. Last admission time for entry to both the Palace and the gardens: 4.45pm.

    www.blenheimpalace.com/

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    The Drawing Book 2016 The Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford

    Learn to draw with Ruskin's Sarah Simblet, developing your observational & technical skills.

    10am-5pm 980 (931 student/OAP, 882 Oxford Uni)

    Ruskin School of Art, 74 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BG, Opening times vary, contact venue.

    ...ox.ac.uk... Email Me 01865 276940

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    Oxford Arts Summer School - Fun activities for 8 - 13 yr olds Big World Events

    Drop 'n' Shop Or Stay All Day! Creative and performing arts workshops.

    9.30am-4.30pm 3 per hour session. 20 per day.

    Ark T Centre, Crowell Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3LN

    www.bigworldevents.org Email Me 07729 863 558

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    Heavy Metal? Sculpture The Friends of the Turrill Sculpture Garden

    See (and buy) the grace of metal sculpture by six artists transforming a garden setting.

    9.30 - 19.00 Free

    The Turrill Sculpture Garden, Behind Summertown Library, South Parade, Summertown., Mon, Thurs & Fri: 9.30-5.30; Tues: 9.30-17.00; Sat: 9.00-13.00. Closed Weds & Sun.

    www.turrillsculpturegarden.org.uk Email Me 01865 515584

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    Exploring VFX – workshops for young people 12-16 yrs Film Oxford

    3 day workshop in post-production visual effects for moving image, chromakey, masking and tracking

    10:00-4:00 120

    Film Oxford, 54 Catherine St, Oxford OX4 3AH

    www.filmoxford.org/projects/ Email Me 01865 792731

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    Cinema, Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Talking to the Masters

    A varied exhibition of West Ox Arts members' work inspired by great artists.

    11.30am-4.30pm Free

    West Oxfordshire Arts Gallery, The Gallery/Town Hall, Market Square, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2JH, Mon: closed. Tue-Sat: 10.30am-4.30pm. Sun: 2-4pm.

    www.westoxarts.com Email Me 01993 850137

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    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition Compton Verney

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

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    Bodleian Treasures: 24 Pairs

    An exhibition displaying a selection of the Bodleian Library's most magnificent items including Tolkien's illustrations from The Hobbit, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, the Bay Psalm Book, the 'most expensive' printed book in the world and the venerated Shikshapatri.

    10am-5pm Free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    The English Garden: views and visitors

    Marking the tercentenary of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, England's most famous landscape architect, this display tells the story of eighteenth century garden design, creativity and tourism.

    9am - 5pm free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Sculpture Workshops Oxford

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    Classes for children and teenagers (adults can join too). Workshops run in garden studio of sculptor Beatrice Hoffman. All levels of ability welcome, small groups.

    10am-1pm or 10am-5pm 25 or 65

    Lime Tree Cottage, Garford, OX13 5PF

    www.beatricehoffman.co.uk/workshops 01865 391502

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    KALEIDOSCOPE Celebrating 50 Inspirational Years Modern Art Oxford

    In 2016, Modern Art Oxford celebrates its 50 year history.

    11am - 6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 722733

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    Venture into the Interior Museum of Oxford

    An exhibition of bright giclée prints by Jim Vincent.

    10am-4.30pm Free

    Museum of Oxford, Oxford Town Hall, St Aldates, Oxford OX1 1BX, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, closed Sundays. Last admission 30 minutes before closing.

    www.museumofoxford.ord Email Me 01865252334

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    Microsculpture: The Insect Portraits of Levon Biss

    The beautifully-lit, high magnification portraiture captures the microscopic form of these animals in striking high-resolution detail.

    10am - 5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.oum.ox.ac.uk/visiting/whatson.htm#EX

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    Museum, Nature, Exhibition, Photography, Art, Science, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Fragments - Photographs by Simon Murison-Bowie - Link Gallery at JRH

    Street photography in black and white - literally, shooting from the hip.

    All day Free

    John Radcliffe Hospital, Headley Way, Headington, Oxford OX3 9DU

    Email Me 07867900746

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    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

    No need to book!

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    ClassesTuesday 30th August 2016 Hide

    Oxford Arts Summer School Big World Events

    Creative and performing arts workshops for 8-13 yr olds. Ballet, Jazz, street sculpture, poetry, drama.

    9.30 - 4.30pm 20 half day/40 day/150 per week

    Ark T Centre, Crowell Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3LN

    www.BIGWorldEvents.org Email Me 07729 863558

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    Artspace

    Learn how to make a rag rug to take home or add your piece to our giant retro patchwork on the wall.

    11am-5pm Collections and Park Ticket.

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    Email Me 01926 645500

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    Wednesday 31st August 2016 Hide

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    Artwork by Amy Ash The Jam Factory

    A multi-disciplinary artist whose practice incorporates curatorial projects, teaching & collage.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com/ gena@thejamfactoryoxford.com 01865 244613

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    Uncertain Origin - Wood Carvings by Sophie Walker The Jam Factory

    Original hand-carved wooden sculptures with a vague sense of unreality & comforting familiarity.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Paul Fenwick - Paintings (2010-2016)

    Oxford-based artist working quickly, intuitively and in the moment to create expressionist paintings.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Cowley Road Carnival: Photography Exhibition Cowley Road Works

    An exhibition of photographs taken during the 2016 Cowley Road Carnival.

    11am - 6pm FREE

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am 5pm, Tuesday Saturday.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me

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    Exhibition, Photography, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    All Must Have Prizes 1750

    Learn about the ideals of personal and professional improvement in this display of mid-18th century medals and prizes.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

    Show all dates/times

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Monkey Tales: Apes and Monkeys in Asian Art

    Papercuts, woodblock prints and lithographs from Iran to Japan to celebrate 2016, Year of the Monkey.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

    Show all dates/times

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Storms, War and Shipwrecks: Treasures from the Sicilian Seas

    Discover Sicily's illlustrious history through stunning artefacts discovered by underwater archaeologists.

    10am-5pm 10 (9)

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

    Show all dates/times

    Covering 2500 years in a relatively small space is no mean feat. The Ashmolean achieve this almost effortlessly in their latest...read more

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    KALEIDOSCOPE: It's Me to the World Modern Art Oxford

    Iconic works from the past return to the gallery as part of a year-long anniversary programme.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website info@modernartoxford.org.uk 01865722733

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    The most recent stage of Modern Art Oxford's KALEIDOSCOPE exhibition takes its name from Richard Long's phrase:"My footsteps make...read more

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    Kurt Jackson: Bees (and the odd wasp) in my Bonnet

    Kurt Jackson's art is a celebration of the natural world. Recently he has been inspired by the bees he encounters at home in Cornwall and across the UK.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 282537

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Worldwide Web

    How spiders linked the world together, and the man at the centre of it all.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.ox.ac.uk/event/worldwide-web 01865 282537

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    Changing Roles, Changing Characters: From Lady to Saint and Back Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Explore portraits altered from representing individual women to generic figures such as saints.

    10.30am-5pm 4 (2)

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    Museum, Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Beautiful Everyday: Old Masters Transforming the Mundane into Art Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Old Master drawings, from the 16th century onwards, depicting the everyday.

    10:30am-5pm 4 (2)

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    Museum, Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Hamish Mackie: Andalusian Stallion

    His life-and-a-quarter bronze horse will be displayed in the grounds.

    10.30am - 5.30pm 24.90 (19.90)

    Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxford, Park open all year round, except Christmas Day, from 9am-6pm/dusk. From 14th Feb Palace & Formal Gardens open daily. Palace 10.30am-5.30pm, Formal Gardens and Pleasure Gardens 10am-5.30pm daily. Adventure playground open daily except when icy. For all other opening hours, see website. Last admission time for entry to both the Palace and the gardens: 4.45pm.

    www.blenheimpalace.com/

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    Nature, Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Drawing Book 2016 The Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford

    Learn to draw with Ruskin's Sarah Simblet, developing your observational & technical skills.

    10am-5pm 980 (931 student/OAP, 882 Oxford Uni)

    Ruskin School of Art, 74 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BG, Opening times vary, contact venue.

    ...ox.ac.uk... Email Me 01865 276940

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    Courses and Workshops, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Oxford Arts Summer School - Fun activities for 8 - 13 yr olds Big World Events

    Drop 'n' Shop Or Stay All Day! Creative and performing arts workshops.

    9.30am-4.30pm 3 per hour session. 20 per day.

    Ark T Centre, Crowell Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3LN

    www.bigworldevents.org Email Me 07729 863 558

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Heavy Metal? Sculpture The Friends of the Turrill Sculpture Garden

    See (and buy) the grace of metal sculpture by six artists transforming a garden setting.

    closed Free

    The Turrill Sculpture Garden, Behind Summertown Library, South Parade, Summertown., Mon, Thurs & Fri: 9.30-5.30; Tues: 9.30-17.00; Sat: 9.00-13.00. Closed Weds & Sun.

    www.turrillsculpturegarden.org.uk Email Me 01865 515584

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    Exhibition, Family Friendly, Gardens, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Exploring VFX – workshops for young people 12-16 yrs Film Oxford

    3 day workshop in post-production visual effects for moving image, chromakey, masking and tracking

    10:00-4:00 120

    Film Oxford, 54 Catherine St, Oxford OX4 3AH

    www.filmoxford.org/projects/ Email Me 01865 792731

    Booking advised by 20 Aug 2016 Book tickets

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    Cinema, Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Talking to the Masters

    A varied exhibition of West Ox Arts members' work inspired by great artists.

    11.30am-4.30pm Free

    West Oxfordshire Arts Gallery, The Gallery/Town Hall, Market Square, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2JH, Mon: closed. Tue-Sat: 10.30am-4.30pm. Sun: 2-4pm.

    www.westoxarts.com Email Me 01993 850137

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition Compton Verney

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

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    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Bodleian Treasures: 24 Pairs

    An exhibition displaying a selection of the Bodleian Library's most magnificent items including Tolkien's illustrations from The Hobbit, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, the Bay Psalm Book, the 'most expensive' printed book in the world and the venerated Shikshapatri.

    10am-5pm Free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The English Garden: views and visitors

    Marking the tercentenary of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, England's most famous landscape architect, this display tells the story of eighteenth century garden design, creativity and tourism.

    9am - 5pm free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Exhibition, Gardens, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, History

    Watercolour and Drawing Christinas Art Classes

    Learn the art of watercolour in friendly and structured classes to suit all levels.

    10-12 1-3 12 PER SESSION

    Abingdon, Botley, Sutton Courtenay and Denchworth

    www.christinas-art-classes.co.uk Email Me 07931 707997

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    ExhibitionWednesday 31st August 2016 Hide

    KALEIDOSCOPE Celebrating 50 Inspirational Years Modern Art Oxford

    In 2016, Modern Art Oxford celebrates its 50 year history.

    11am - 6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 722733

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    Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Microsculpture: The Insect Portraits of Levon Biss

    The beautifully-lit, high magnification portraiture captures the microscopic form of these animals in striking high-resolution detail.

    10am - 5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.oum.ox.ac.uk/visiting/whatson.htm#EX

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    Museum, Nature, Exhibition, Photography, Art, Science, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Fragments - Photographs by Simon Murison-Bowie - Link Gallery at JRH

    Street photography in black and white - literally, shooting from the hip.

    All day Free

    John Radcliffe Hospital, Headley Way, Headington, Oxford OX3 9DU

    Email Me 07867900746

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    Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

    No need to book!

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    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    ClassesWednesday 31st August 2016 Hide

    Oxford Arts Summer School Big World Events

    Creative and performing arts workshops for 8-13 yr olds. Ballet, Jazz, street sculpture, poetry, drama.

    9.30 - 4.30pm 20 half day/40 day/150 per week

    Ark T Centre, Crowell Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3LN

    www.BIGWorldEvents.org Email Me 07729 863558

    Must book by 02 Sep 2016 Book tickets

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    Courses and Workshops, Poetry, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, Classes

    Family FriendlyWednesday 31st August 2016 Hide

    Artspace

    Learn how to make a rag rug to take home or add your piece to our giant retro patchwork on the wall.

    11am-5pm Collections and Park Ticket.

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    Email Me 01926 645500

    No need to book!

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    Family Friendly, Art, Craft, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Courses and WorkshopsWednesday 31st August 2016 Hide

    Camouflage! Family Drop-in Craft Event Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum

    Create an incredible camo helmet to keep you hidden!

    2-4pm 4 kids free with paying adult (includes galleries)

    Soldiers of Oxfordshire Museum, Park Street, Woodstock OX20 1SN, Tue-Sat: 10am-5pm Sun: 2pm-5pm

    sofo.org.uk Email Me 01993 810211

    No need to book!

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    Artwork by Amy Ash The Jam Factory

    A multi-disciplinary artist whose practice incorporates curatorial projects, teaching & collage.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com/ gena@thejamfactoryoxford.com 01865 244613

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    Uncertain Origin - Wood Carvings by Sophie Walker The Jam Factory

    Original hand-carved wooden sculptures with a vague sense of unreality & comforting familiarity.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Paul Fenwick - Paintings (2010-2016)

    Oxford-based artist working quickly, intuitively and in the moment to create expressionist paintings.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Cowley Road Carnival: Photography Exhibition Cowley Road Works

    An exhibition of photographs taken during the 2016 Cowley Road Carnival.

    11am - 6pm FREE

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am 5pm, Tuesday Saturday.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me

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    Exhibition, Photography, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    All Must Have Prizes 1750

    Learn about the ideals of personal and professional improvement in this display of mid-18th century medals and prizes.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Monkey Tales: Apes and Monkeys in Asian Art

    Papercuts, woodblock prints and lithographs from Iran to Japan to celebrate 2016, Year of the Monkey.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Storms, War and Shipwrecks: Treasures from the Sicilian Seas

    Discover Sicily's illlustrious history through stunning artefacts discovered by underwater archaeologists.

    10am-5pm 10 (9)

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Covering 2500 years in a relatively small space is no mean feat. The Ashmolean achieve this almost effortlessly in their latest...read more

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    KALEIDOSCOPE: It's Me to the World Modern Art Oxford

    Iconic works from the past return to the gallery as part of a year-long anniversary programme.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website info@modernartoxford.org.uk 01865722733

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    The most recent stage of Modern Art Oxford's KALEIDOSCOPE exhibition takes its name from Richard Long's phrase:"My footsteps make...read more

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    Exhibition Tour: Jumana Hokan Modern Art Oxford

    Join Jumana Hokan, Duty Manager, for an evening tour of KALEIDOSCOPE: It's Me to the World.

    6.30-7pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865722733

    Booking advised by 01 Sep 2016 Book tickets

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    Exhibition Tour: Jumana Hokan

    Join Jumana Hokan, Duty Manager, for an evening tour of KALEIDOSCOPE: It's Me to the World.

    6:30pm-7:00pm free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 722733

    Booking advised by 01 Sep 2016

    Exhibition, Art, This Week, Tours

    Kurt Jackson: Bees (and the odd wasp) in my Bonnet

    Kurt Jackson's art is a celebration of the natural world. Recently he has been inspired by the bees he encounters at home in Cornwall and across the UK.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 282537

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Worldwide Web

    How spiders linked the world together, and the man at the centre of it all.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.ox.ac.uk/event/worldwide-web 01865 282537

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Changing Roles, Changing Characters: From Lady to Saint and Back Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Explore portraits altered from representing individual women to generic figures such as saints.

    10:30am-5:00pm 4/$2 conc, University members free

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    The Beautiful Everyday: Old Masters Transforming the Mundane into Art Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Old Master drawings, from the 16th century onwards, depicting the everyday.

    10:30am-5pm 4 (2)

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    Hamish Mackie: Andalusian Stallion

    His life-and-a-quarter bronze horse will be displayed in the grounds.

    10.30am - 5.30pm 24.90 (19.90)

    Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxford, Park open all year round, except Christmas Day, from 9am-6pm/dusk. From 14th Feb Palace & Formal Gardens open daily. Palace 10.30am-5.30pm, Formal Gardens and Pleasure Gardens 10am-5.30pm daily. Adventure playground open daily except when icy. For all other opening hours, see website. Last admission time for entry to both the Palace and the gardens: 4.45pm.

    www.blenheimpalace.com/

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    The Drawing Book 2016 The Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford

    Learn to draw with Ruskin's Sarah Simblet, developing your observational & technical skills.

    10am-5pm 980 (931 student/OAP, 882 Oxford Uni)

    Ruskin School of Art, 74 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BG, Opening times vary, contact venue.

    ...ox.ac.uk... Email Me 01865 276940

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    Oxford Arts Summer School - Fun activities for 8 - 13 yr olds Big World Events

    Drop 'n' Shop Or Stay All Day! Creative and performing arts workshops.

    9.30am-4.30pm 3 per hour session. 20 per day.

    Ark T Centre, Crowell Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3LN

    www.bigworldevents.org Email Me 07729 863 558

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    Heavy Metal? Sculpture The Friends of the Turrill Sculpture Garden

    See (and buy) the grace of metal sculpture by six artists transforming a garden setting.

    9.30 - 19.00 Free

    The Turrill Sculpture Garden, Behind Summertown Library, South Parade, Summertown., Mon, Thurs & Fri: 9.30-5.30; Tues: 9.30-17.00; Sat: 9.00-13.00. Closed Weds & Sun.

    www.turrillsculpturegarden.org.uk Email Me 01865 515584

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    Exploring VFX – workshops for young people 12-16 yrs Film Oxford

    3 day workshop in post-production visual effects for moving image, chromakey, masking and tracking

    10:00-4:00 120

    Film Oxford, 54 Catherine St, Oxford OX4 3AH

    www.filmoxford.org/projects/ Email Me 01865 792731

    Booking advised by 20 Aug 2016 Book tickets

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    Cinema, Family Friendly, Courses and Workshops, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Life drawing East Oxford Life Drawing

    2-20 min poses. Bring materials, boards/easles provided. FB: East Oxford Life Drawing

    6.15-8.00 pm 4

    Fusion Arts, East Oxford Community Centre, Princes Street, Oxford OX4 1DD

    www.fusion-arts.org/ Email Me

    No need to book!

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    Talking to the Masters

    A varied exhibition of West Ox Arts members' work inspired by great artists.

    11.30am-4.30pm Free

    West Oxfordshire Arts Gallery, The Gallery/Town Hall, Market Square, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2JH, Mon: closed. Tue-Sat: 10.30am-4.30pm. Sun: 2-4pm.

    www.westoxarts.com Email Me 01993 850137

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    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition Compton Verney

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

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    Bodleian Treasures: 24 Pairs

    An exhibition displaying a selection of the Bodleian Library's most magnificent items including Tolkien's illustrations from The Hobbit, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, the Bay Psalm Book, the 'most expensive' printed book in the world and the venerated Shikshapatri.

    10am-5pm Free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The English Garden: views and visitors

    Marking the tercentenary of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, England's most famous landscape architect, this display tells the story of eighteenth century garden design, creativity and tourism.

    9am - 5pm free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Watercolour and Drawing Christinas Art Classes

    Learn the art of watercolour in friendly and structured classes to suit all levels.

    10-12 2-4 12 PER SESSION

    Abingdon, Botley, Sutton Courtenay and Denchworth

    www.christinas-art-classes.co.uk Email Me 07931 707997

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    ExhibitionThursday 1st September 2016 Hide

    KALEIDOSCOPE Celebrating 50 Inspirational Years Modern Art Oxford

    In 2016, Modern Art Oxford celebrates its 50 year history.

    11am - 6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 722733

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    Microsculpture: The Insect Portraits of Levon Biss

    The beautifully-lit, high magnification portraiture captures the microscopic form of these animals in striking high-resolution detail.

    10am - 5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.oum.ox.ac.uk/visiting/whatson.htm#EX

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    Museum, Nature, Exhibition, Photography, Art, Science, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

    No need to book!

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    ClassesThursday 1st September 2016 Hide

    Oxford Arts Summer School Big World Events

    Creative and performing arts workshops for 8-13 yr olds. Ballet, Jazz, street sculpture, poetry, drama.

    9.30 - 4.30pm 20 half day/40 day/150 per week

    Ark T Centre, Crowell Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3LN

    www.BIGWorldEvents.org Email Me 07729 863558

    Must book by 02 Sep 2016 Book tickets

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    MarketThursday 1st September 2016 Hide

    Oxford Antiques, Vintage, Arts and Crafts Market Geraud (UK) Ltd

    A lively antique and vintage market! Something for everyone.

    8 am - 4 pm Free

    Gloucester Green, Between Beaumont St, George St and Walton St OX1

    www.lsdpromotions.com

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    Artspace

    Learn how to make a rag rug to take home or add your piece to our giant retro patchwork on the wall.

    11am-5pm Collections and Park Ticket.

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    Email Me 01926 645500

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    Friday 2nd September 2016 Hide

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    Artwork by Amy Ash The Jam Factory

    A multi-disciplinary artist whose practice incorporates curatorial projects, teaching & collage.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com/ gena@thejamfactoryoxford.com 01865 244613

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    Uncertain Origin - Wood Carvings by Sophie Walker The Jam Factory

    Original hand-carved wooden sculptures with a vague sense of unreality & comforting familiarity.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Paul Fenwick - Paintings (2010-2016)

    Oxford-based artist working quickly, intuitively and in the moment to create expressionist paintings.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Cowley Road Carnival: Photography Exhibition Cowley Road Works

    An exhibition of photographs taken during the 2016 Cowley Road Carnival.

    11am - 6pm FREE

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am 5pm, Tuesday Saturday.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me

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    Exhibition, Photography, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    All Must Have Prizes 1750

    Learn about the ideals of personal and professional improvement in this display of mid-18th century medals and prizes.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Monkey Tales: Apes and Monkeys in Asian Art

    Papercuts, woodblock prints and lithographs from Iran to Japan to celebrate 2016, Year of the Monkey.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Storms, War and Shipwrecks: Treasures from the Sicilian Seas

    Discover Sicily's illlustrious history through stunning artefacts discovered by underwater archaeologists.

    10am-5pm 10 (9)

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

    Show all dates/times

    Covering 2500 years in a relatively small space is no mean feat. The Ashmolean achieve this almost effortlessly in their latest...read more

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    KALEIDOSCOPE: It's Me to the World Modern Art Oxford

    Iconic works from the past return to the gallery as part of a year-long anniversary programme.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website info@modernartoxford.org.uk 01865722733

    Show all dates/times

    The most recent stage of Modern Art Oxford's KALEIDOSCOPE exhibition takes its name from Richard Long's phrase:"My footsteps make...read more

    Museum, Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Kurt Jackson: Bees (and the odd wasp) in my Bonnet

    Kurt Jackson's art is a celebration of the natural world. Recently he has been inspired by the bees he encounters at home in Cornwall and across the UK.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 282537

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Worldwide Web

    How spiders linked the world together, and the man at the centre of it all.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.ox.ac.uk/event/worldwide-web 01865 282537

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Changing Roles, Changing Characters: From Lady to Saint and Back Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Explore portraits altered from representing individual women to generic figures such as saints.

    10:30am-5:00pm 4/$2 conc, University members free

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    Museum, Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Beautiful Everyday: Old Masters Transforming the Mundane into Art Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Old Master drawings, from the 16th century onwards, depicting the everyday.

    10:30am-5pm 4 (2)

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    The Drawing Book 2016 The Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford

    Learn to draw with Ruskin's Sarah Simblet, developing your observational & technical skills.

    10am-5pm 980 (931 student/OAP, 882 Oxford Uni)

    Ruskin School of Art, 74 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BG, Opening times vary, contact venue.

    ...ox.ac.uk... Email Me 01865 276940

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    Courses and Workshops, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Oxford Arts Summer School - Fun activities for 8 - 13 yr olds Big World Events

    Drop 'n' Shop Or Stay All Day! Creative and performing arts workshops.

    9.30am-4.30pm 3 per hour session. 20 per day.

    Ark T Centre, Crowell Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3LN

    www.bigworldevents.org Email Me 07729 863 558

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Heavy Metal? Sculpture The Friends of the Turrill Sculpture Garden

    See (and buy) the grace of metal sculpture by six artists transforming a garden setting.

    9.30 - 17.30 Free

    The Turrill Sculpture Garden, Behind Summertown Library, South Parade, Summertown., Mon, Thurs & Fri: 9.30-5.30; Tues: 9.30-17.00; Sat: 9.00-13.00. Closed Weds & Sun.

    www.turrillsculpturegarden.org.uk Email Me 01865 515584

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    Life drawing East Oxford Life Drawing

    One pose per evening. Bring materials, boards/easles provided. FB: East Oxford Life Drawing

    6.30-9.00 pm 4

    Fusion Arts, East Oxford Community Centre, Princes Street, Oxford OX4 1DD

    Email Me

    No need to book!

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    Talking to the Masters

    A varied exhibition of West Ox Arts members' work inspired by great artists.

    11.30am-4.30pm Free

    West Oxfordshire Arts Gallery, The Gallery/Town Hall, Market Square, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2JH, Mon: closed. Tue-Sat: 10.30am-4.30pm. Sun: 2-4pm.

    www.westoxarts.com Email Me 01993 850137

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition Compton Verney

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

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    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Bodleian Treasures: 24 Pairs

    An exhibition displaying a selection of the Bodleian Library's most magnificent items including Tolkien's illustrations from The Hobbit, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, the Bay Psalm Book, the 'most expensive' printed book in the world and the venerated Shikshapatri.

    10am-5pm Free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The English Garden: views and visitors

    Marking the tercentenary of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, England's most famous landscape architect, this display tells the story of eighteenth century garden design, creativity and tourism.

    9am - 5pm free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Exhibition, Gardens, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, History

    ExhibitionFriday 2nd September 2016 Hide

    KALEIDOSCOPE Celebrating 50 Inspirational Years Modern Art Oxford

    In 2016, Modern Art Oxford celebrates its 50 year history.

    11am - 6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 722733

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    Microsculpture: The Insect Portraits of Levon Biss

    The beautifully-lit, high magnification portraiture captures the microscopic form of these animals in striking high-resolution detail.

    10am - 5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.oum.ox.ac.uk/visiting/whatson.htm#EX

    Book tickets

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    Museum, Nature, Exhibition, Photography, Art, Science, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

    No need to book!

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    ClassesFriday 2nd September 2016 Hide

    Oxford Arts Summer School Big World Events

    Creative and performing arts workshops for 8-13 yr olds. Ballet, Jazz, street sculpture, poetry, drama.

    9.30 - 4.30pm 20 half day/40 day/150 per week

    Ark T Centre, Crowell Road, Cowley, Oxford OX4 3LN

    www.BIGWorldEvents.org Email Me 07729 863558

    Must book by 02 Sep 2016 Book tickets

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    Artspace

    Learn how to make a rag rug to take home or add your piece to our giant retro patchwork on the wall.

    11am-5pm Collections and Park Ticket.

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    Email Me 01926 645500

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    Artwork by Amy Ash The Jam Factory

    A multi-disciplinary artist whose practice incorporates curatorial projects, teaching & collage.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com/ gena@thejamfactoryoxford.com 01865 244613

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    Uncertain Origin - Wood Carvings by Sophie Walker The Jam Factory

    Original hand-carved wooden sculptures with a vague sense of unreality & comforting familiarity.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Paul Fenwick - Paintings (2010-2016)

    Oxford-based artist working quickly, intuitively and in the moment to create expressionist paintings.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Cowley Road Carnival: Photography Exhibition Cowley Road Works

    An exhibition of photographs taken during the 2016 Cowley Road Carnival.

    11am - 6pm FREE

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am 5pm, Tuesday Saturday.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me

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    Exhibition, Photography, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    All Must Have Prizes 1750

    Learn about the ideals of personal and professional improvement in this display of mid-18th century medals and prizes.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Monkey Tales: Apes and Monkeys in Asian Art

    Papercuts, woodblock prints and lithographs from Iran to Japan to celebrate 2016, Year of the Monkey.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Storms, War and Shipwrecks: Treasures from the Sicilian Seas

    Discover Sicily's illlustrious history through stunning artefacts discovered by underwater archaeologists.

    10am-5pm 10 (9)

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

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    Covering 2500 years in a relatively small space is no mean feat. The Ashmolean achieve this almost effortlessly in their latest...read more

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    KALEIDOSCOPE: It's Me to the World Modern Art Oxford

    Iconic works from the past return to the gallery as part of a year-long anniversary programme.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website info@modernartoxford.org.uk 01865722733

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    The most recent stage of Modern Art Oxford's KALEIDOSCOPE exhibition takes its name from Richard Long's phrase:"My footsteps make...read more

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    Kurt Jackson: Bees (and the odd wasp) in my Bonnet

    Kurt Jackson's art is a celebration of the natural world. Recently he has been inspired by the bees he encounters at home in Cornwall and across the UK.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 282537

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Worldwide Web

    How spiders linked the world together, and the man at the centre of it all.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.ox.ac.uk/event/worldwide-web 01865 282537

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Changing Roles, Changing Characters: From Lady to Saint and Back Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Explore portraits altered from representing individual women to generic figures such as saints.

    10:30am-5:00pm 4/$2 conc, University members free

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    The Beautiful Everyday: Old Masters Transforming the Mundane into Art Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Old Master drawings, from the 16th century onwards, depicting the everyday.

    10:30am-5pm 4 (2)

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    The Drawing Book 2016 The Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford

    Learn to draw with Ruskin's Sarah Simblet, developing your observational & technical skills.

    10am-5pm 980 (931 student/OAP, 882 Oxford Uni)

    Ruskin School of Art, 74 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BG, Opening times vary, contact venue.

    ...ox.ac.uk... Email Me 01865 276940

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    Daniel Ablitt 'Seeking Light' Sarah Wiseman Gallery

    A new collection of compelling, dream-like landscapes by acclaimed artist Daniel Ablitt

    10-5:30 Free

    Sarah Wiseman Gallery, 40/41 South Parade, Summertown OX2 7JL, Tue-Sat 10am-5.30pm; Mon 10am-4pm

    www.wisegal.com/ Email Me 01865 515123

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    Heavy Metal? Sculpture The Friends of the Turrill Sculpture Garden

    See (and buy) the grace of metal sculpture by six artists transforming a garden setting.

    9.00 - 16.30 Free

    The Turrill Sculpture Garden, Behind Summertown Library, South Parade, Summertown., Mon, Thurs & Fri: 9.30-5.30; Tues: 9.30-17.00; Sat: 9.00-13.00. Closed Weds & Sun.

    www.turrillsculpturegarden.org.uk Email Me 01865 515584

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    Exhibition, Family Friendly, Gardens, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Talking to the Masters

    A varied exhibition of West Ox Arts members' work inspired by great artists.

    11.30am-4.30pm Free

    West Oxfordshire Arts Gallery, The Gallery/Town Hall, Market Square, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2JH, Mon: closed. Tue-Sat: 10.30am-4.30pm. Sun: 2-4pm.

    www.westoxarts.com Email Me 01993 850137

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition Compton Verney

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

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    Bodleian Treasures: 24 Pairs

    An exhibition displaying a selection of the Bodleian Library's most magnificent items including Tolkien's illustrations from The Hobbit, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, the Bay Psalm Book, the 'most expensive' printed book in the world and the venerated Shikshapatri.

    10am-5pm Free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The English Garden: views and visitors

    Marking the tercentenary of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, England's most famous landscape architect, this display tells the story of eighteenth century garden design, creativity and tourism.

    9am - 5pm free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Courses and WorkshopsSaturday 3rd September 2016 Hide

    Book-Making Workshop Arts at the Old Fire Station

    Learn the art of book-making by hand with artist Lauren Baldwin. Materials provided.

    1pm - 3pm 5

    The Old Fire Station, 40 George Street, Oxford OX1 2AQ, Shop and gallery open 10am 5pm, Tuesday Saturday.

    ...oldfirestation.org.uk... Email Me 01865 263990

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    ExhibitionSaturday 3rd September 2016 Hide

    KALEIDOSCOPE Celebrating 50 Inspirational Years Modern Art Oxford

    In 2016, Modern Art Oxford celebrates its 50 year history.

    11am - 6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 722733

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    Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Microsculpture: The Insect Portraits of Levon Biss

    The beautifully-lit, high magnification portraiture captures the microscopic form of these animals in striking high-resolution detail.

    10am - 5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.oum.ox.ac.uk/visiting/whatson.htm#EX

    Book tickets

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    Museum, Nature, Exhibition, Photography, Art, Science, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

    No need to book!

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    MarketSaturday 3rd September 2016 Hide

    Oxford Antiques, Vintage, Arts and Crafts Market Geraud (UK) Ltd

    A lively antique and vintage market! Something for everyone.

    8 am - 4pm Free

    Gloucester Green, Between Beaumont St, George St and Walton St OX1

    www.lsdpromotions.com

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    Family FriendlySaturday 3rd September 2016 Hide

    Risinghurst Community Fun Day Risinghurst Community Organisation

    Free bouncy castle; face painting; stalls; crazy races; live music; food; games & more

    12-4pm Free

    United Reformed Church (Risinghurst), Collinwood Road, Risinghurst OX3 8HW

    (01865) 424997

    Family Friendly, Art, This Week

    Sunday 4th September 2016 Hide

    ArtSunday 4th September 2016 Hide

    Artwork by Amy Ash The Jam Factory

    A multi-disciplinary artist whose practice incorporates curatorial projects, teaching & collage.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com/ gena@thejamfactoryoxford.com 01865 244613

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    Uncertain Origin - Wood Carvings by Sophie Walker The Jam Factory

    Original hand-carved wooden sculptures with a vague sense of unreality & comforting familiarity.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Paul Fenwick - Paintings (2010-2016)

    Oxford-based artist working quickly, intuitively and in the moment to create expressionist paintings.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Exhibition, Art, Tomorrow, This Week

    All Must Have Prizes 1750

    Learn about the ideals of personal and professional improvement in this display of mid-18th century medals and prizes.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

    Show all dates/times

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Monkey Tales: Apes and Monkeys in Asian Art

    Papercuts, woodblock prints and lithographs from Iran to Japan to celebrate 2016, Year of the Monkey.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

    Show all dates/times

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Storms, War and Shipwrecks: Treasures from the Sicilian Seas

    Discover Sicily's illlustrious history through stunning artefacts discovered by underwater archaeologists.

    10am-5pm 10 (9)

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

    Show all dates/times

    Covering 2500 years in a relatively small space is no mean feat. The Ashmolean achieve this almost effortlessly in their latest...read more

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    KALEIDOSCOPE: It's Me to the World Modern Art Oxford

    Iconic works from the past return to the gallery as part of a year-long anniversary programme.

    11am-6pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website info@modernartoxford.org.uk 01865722733

    Show all dates/times

    The most recent stage of Modern Art Oxford's KALEIDOSCOPE exhibition takes its name from Richard Long's phrase:"My footsteps make...read more

    Museum, Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Kurt Jackson: Bees (and the odd wasp) in my Bonnet

    Kurt Jackson's art is a celebration of the natural world. Recently he has been inspired by the bees he encounters at home in Cornwall and across the UK.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 282537

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Worldwide Web

    How spiders linked the world together, and the man at the centre of it all.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.ox.ac.uk/event/worldwide-web 01865 282537

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Changing Roles, Changing Characters: From Lady to Saint and Back Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Explore portraits altered from representing individual women to generic figures such as saints.

    2-5pm 4/$2 conc, University members free

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    Museum, Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Beautiful Everyday: Old Masters Transforming the Mundane into Art Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Old Master drawings, from the 16th century onwards, depicting the everyday.

    2-5pm 4 (2)

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

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    Museum, Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Drawing Book 2016 The Ruskin School of Art, University of Oxford

    Learn to draw with Ruskin's Sarah Simblet, developing your observational & technical skills.

    10am-5pm 980 (931 student/OAP, 882 Oxford Uni)

    Ruskin School of Art, 74 High Street, Oxford OX1 4BG, Opening times vary, contact venue.

    ...ox.ac.uk... Email Me 01865 276940

    Book tickets

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    Courses and Workshops, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Daniel Ablitt 'Seeking Light' Sarah Wiseman Gallery

    A new collection of compelling, dream-like landscapes by acclaimed artist Daniel Ablitt

    Closed Free

    Sarah Wiseman Gallery, 40/41 South Parade, Summertown OX2 7JL, Tue-Sat 10am-5.30pm; Mon 10am-4pm

    www.wisegal.com/ Email Me 01865 515123

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    Exhibition, Art, This Week

    Heavy Metal? Sculpture The Friends of the Turrill Sculpture Garden

    See (and buy) the grace of metal sculpture by six artists transforming a garden setting.

    closed Free

    The Turrill Sculpture Garden, Behind Summertown Library, South Parade, Summertown., Mon, Thurs & Fri: 9.30-5.30; Tues: 9.30-17.00; Sat: 9.00-13.00. Closed Weds & Sun.

    www.turrillsculpturegarden.org.uk Email Me 01865 515584

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    Exhibition, Family Friendly, Gardens, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Talking to the Masters

    A varied exhibition of West Ox Arts members' work inspired by great artists.

    2-4pm Free

    West Oxfordshire Arts Gallery, The Gallery/Town Hall, Market Square, Bampton, Oxfordshire OX18 2JH, Mon: closed. Tue-Sat: 10.30am-4.30pm. Sun: 2-4pm.

    www.westoxarts.com Email Me 01993 850137

    Show all dates/times

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition Compton Verney

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

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    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Bodleian Treasures: 24 Pairs

    An exhibition displaying a selection of the Bodleian Library's most magnificent items including Tolkien's illustrations from The Hobbit, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, the Bay Psalm Book, the 'most expensive' printed book in the world and the venerated Shikshapatri.

    10am-5pm Free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The English Garden: views and visitors

    Marking the tercentenary of Lancelot 'Capability' Brown, England's most famous landscape architect, this display tells the story of eighteenth century garden design, creativity and tourism.

    9am - 5pm free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

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    Exhibition, Gardens, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week, History

    ExhibitionSunday 4th September 2016 Hide

    KALEIDOSCOPE Celebrating 50 Inspirational Years Modern Art Oxford

    In 2016, Modern Art Oxford celebrates its 50 year history.

    12pm - 5pm Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 722733

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    Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Microsculpture: The Insect Portraits of Levon Biss

    The beautifully-lit, high magnification portraiture captures the microscopic form of these animals in striking high-resolution detail.

    10am - 5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.oum.ox.ac.uk/visiting/whatson.htm#EX

    Book tickets

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    Museum, Nature, Exhibition, Photography, Art, Science, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

    No need to book!

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    Monday 5th September 2016 Hide

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    Artwork by Amy Ash The Jam Factory

    A multi-disciplinary artist whose practice incorporates curatorial projects, teaching & collage.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com/ gena@thejamfactoryoxford.com 01865 244613

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    Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Uncertain Origin - Wood Carvings by Sophie Walker The Jam Factory

    Original hand-carved wooden sculptures with a vague sense of unreality & comforting familiarity.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

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    Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Paul Fenwick - Paintings (2010-2016)

    Oxford-based artist working quickly, intuitively and in the moment to create expressionist paintings.

    9am-10pm Free

    Jam Factory, 27 Park End Street, Oxford OX1 1HU, Mon - Fri: 8am - 10pm Sat: 10am - 10pm Sun: 10am - 9pm

    www.thejamfactoryoxford.com Email Me 01865 244613

    Show all dates/times

    Exhibition, Art, Tomorrow, This Week

    All Must Have Prizes 1750

    Learn about the ideals of personal and professional improvement in this display of mid-18th century medals and prizes.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

    Show all dates/times

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Monkey Tales: Apes and Monkeys in Asian Art

    Papercuts, woodblock prints and lithographs from Iran to Japan to celebrate 2016, Year of the Monkey.

    10am-5pm Free

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

    Show all dates/times

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Storms, War and Shipwrecks: Treasures from the Sicilian Seas

    Discover Sicily's illlustrious history through stunning artefacts discovered by underwater archaeologists.

    10am-5pm 10 (9)

    Ashmolean Museum, Beaumont Street, Oxford OX1 2PH, Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 278315

    Show all dates/times

    Covering 2500 years in a relatively small space is no mean feat. The Ashmolean achieve this almost effortlessly in their latest...read more

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Kurt Jackson: Bees (and the odd wasp) in my Bonnet

    Kurt Jackson's art is a celebration of the natural world. Recently he has been inspired by the bees he encounters at home in Cornwall and across the UK.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    ...ox.ac.uk... 01865 282537

    Show all dates/times

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Worldwide Web

    How spiders linked the world together, and the man at the centre of it all.

    10am-5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.ox.ac.uk/event/worldwide-web 01865 282537

    Show all dates/times

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Changing Roles, Changing Characters: From Lady to Saint and Back Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Explore portraits altered from representing individual women to generic figures such as saints.

    10:30am-5:00pm 4/$2 conc, University members free

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

    Show all dates/times

    Museum, Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    The Beautiful Everyday: Old Masters Transforming the Mundane into Art Christ Church Picture Gallery

    Old Master drawings, from the 16th century onwards, depicting the everyday.

    10:30am-5pm 4 (2)

    Christ Church Picture Gallery, Christ Church (entrance via Canterbury Gate / Oriel Square), Oxford OX1 1DP

    www.chch.ox.ac.uk/gallery Email Me 01865 276172

    Show all dates/times

    Museum, Exhibition, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Daniel Ablitt 'Seeking Light' Sarah Wiseman Gallery

    A new collection of compelling, dream-like landscapes by acclaimed artist Daniel Ablitt

    10-4 Free

    Sarah Wiseman Gallery, 40/41 South Parade, Summertown OX2 7JL, Tue-Sat 10am-5.30pm; Mon 10am-4pm

    www.wisegal.com/ Email Me 01865 515123

    Show all dates/times

    Exhibition, Art, This Week

    Heavy Metal? Sculpture The Friends of the Turrill Sculpture Garden

    See (and buy) the grace of metal sculpture by six artists transforming a garden setting.

    9.30 - 17.30 Free

    The Turrill Sculpture Garden, Behind Summertown Library, South Parade, Summertown., Mon, Thurs & Fri: 9.30-5.30; Tues: 9.30-17.00; Sat: 9.00-13.00. Closed Weds & Sun.

    www.turrillsculpturegarden.org.uk Email Me 01865 515584

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    Exhibition, Family Friendly, Gardens, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Dark Arts featuring Charlotte Brennan Restore

    A poetic celebration of art in various media produced to capture mental illness recovery.

    10am-4pm Free

    North Wall Arts Centre, South Parade, Oxford OX2 7NN, Mon - Sat: 11am - 4pm

    ...thenorthwall.com... Email Me 01865 319450

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    Exhibition, Art, Gallery, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition Compton Verney

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

    Show all dates/times

    Museum, Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Bodleian Treasures: 24 Pairs

    An exhibition displaying a selection of the Bodleian Library's most magnificent items including Tolkien's illustrations from The Hobbit, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, the Bay Psalm Book, the 'most expensive' printed book in the world and the venerated Shikshapatri.

    10am-5pm Free

    Weston Library, Broad Street, Oxford OX1 3BG, Mon-Sat 10am-5pm, Sun 11am-5pm

    ...ox.ac.uk...

    Show all dates/times

    Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    ExhibitionMonday 5th September 2016 Hide

    KALEIDOSCOPE Celebrating 50 Inspirational Years Modern Art Oxford

    In 2016, Modern Art Oxford celebrates its 50 year history.

    Closed Free

    Modern Art Oxford, 30 Pembroke Street, Oxford OX1 1BP, Tues-Sat: 11am-6pm. Sun: 12-5pm. Closed Monday

    Website Email Me 01865 722733

    Show all dates/times

    Exhibition, Family Friendly, Art, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Microsculpture: The Insect Portraits of Levon Biss

    The beautifully-lit, high magnification portraiture captures the microscopic form of these animals in striking high-resolution detail.

    10am - 5pm Free

    Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW, 10am - 5pm daily. Free entry.

    www.oum.ox.ac.uk/visiting/whatson.htm#EX

    Book tickets

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    Museum, Nature, Exhibition, Photography, Art, Science, Today, Tomorrow, This Week

    Britain in the Fifties: Design and Aspiration Exhibition

    Explore the history of Fifties design inside and outside the home.

    11am - 5pm. Exhibition: 15 (adult); 30 (family); 3 (child)

    Compton Verney, Warwickshire CV35 9HZ, Tuesday - Sunday: 11am - 5pm. Closed Mondays (except Bank Holiday Mondays). Last entry to the galleries is 30 mins before closing.

    ...comptonverney.org.uk... Email Me 01926 645500

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