About Oxford Art Society

Membership information

The Committee

Kathleen Soriano
Amanda Jewell

Chair: Amanda Jewell
Deputy Chair: Emma Davis
Honorary Secretary: Deborah Digby
Treasurer: John Stopford

Committee Members
Emma Davis
Jeremy Morgan
Claire Venables
Jenny Lines
Nicola Moeran
Philip Vainker
Jenny Fay
Ruth Swain
Philip Vainker

Exhibitions Manager
Carole Grant-Garwood

Web Manager
Roberta Catizone

Emma Davis

Lucy Stopford

Honorary Members
Christine Burgess, DA (Manc), ATD
Johannes von Stumm
Lucy Stopford
Harriet Eagle
Jago Pryce
Graeme Salmon
Joseph W Winkleman, PPRE, RWA, Hon RWS
Peter Farley

Past Presidents
1892-1902 Prof Sir Hubert Von Herkomer, RA, RWS, RE

1903-1906 John Fulleylove, RI

1907-1908 Prof Sir Charles Holmes, MA

1909-1921 Walter S S Tyrrwhitt, RBA, FRSA

1922-1934 Prof Arthur Thompson, FRCS, LL D, DCL, DSC

1935-1936 Sir Montague Pollock, Bart

1936-1949 Albert Rutherstone, Hon MA, RWS

1950-1964 Percy Horton, MA, ARCA

1965-1975 Lord Redcliffe-Maud, GCB, CBE, MA

1976-1988 Lord Goodman, CH, MA, LL M

1989-1997 Donald Hamilton Fraser, RA, RE

1998-2004 Patrick Procktor, RA

2005-2013 Tom Phillips, CBE, RA

2014-2023 Johannes von Stumm, FRBS


All enquires:  secretaryoxfordart@gmail.com

Please inform Ruth Swain of any awards received, or prestigious gallery acceptances.
We are happy to announce any solo exhibitions by OAS members.


Art galleries

From top-notch shows and visual arts exhibitions the new venue is a brilliant
home for arts, entertainment and culture in Didcot.

Working with artists from around the world, our pioneering programme enables
audiences and communities to participate in and engage with contemporary art.

West Ox Arts Gallery in Bampton is the centre for an association of artists many of whom exhibit in the gallery. WOA holds up to sixteen exhibitions a year showing a wide range of contemporary, high quality art and crafts by local and national artists and makers.

We feature predominantly Oxfordshire Artists alongside a selection of
carefully selected British Artists & Craft persons.

Art suppliers

www.broadcanvas.co.uk Oxford’s premier art and craft materials supplier. A valued supporter of Oxford Art Society.

Art centres

The Jam Factory is an arts centre, restaurant and bar situated in the west end of Oxford. Designed to encourage the participation and appreciation of the visual arts on all levels.