ART: Abingdon Artweeks 2019

Oxfordshire Artweeks blooms across the county this spring as artists and designer-makers open their studios and invite you in, or present pop-up exhibitions in interesting spaces, and in and around Abingdon from 11th until 19th May, there are forty places to visit, for free. New to Abingdon Artweeks at Peach Croft Farm Barn (venue 221) …

ART: Shaping the Earth

Clay is a stiff and sticky finely-grained soil material that can be moulded when wet, and for 30,000 years objects - from functional vessels to ritual figurines and decorative art - shaped from clay have been hardened in fire. And you can see twenty-first-century design combined with these age-old techniques during the Oxfordshire Artweeks festival …

ART: Portrait of an Artist

As Artweeks bursts into life across Oxfordshire (4th-27th May), hundreds of artists open their studios and inviting you in to see the places where they design and create unique works of art – from delicate jewellery to grace the smallest digit to giant sculpture to dominate a formal garden. And amongst these artists, you can …

ART: Inside Spaces

Woodstock artist Sarah Moncrieff has been working with men living in HMP Bullingdon over the past year, and the results are on show in an exhibition ‘Inside Spaces’ in the prison’s visitors centre during Oxfordshire Artweeks (18th-23rd May). ‘I have always been interested in art and what it can bring to people’s lives,’ explains Sarah. …