Oxford Art Society Exhibitions

Oxford Art Society Open Exhibition 2017

We’re back in Oxford again for this year’s open exhibition, which will be taking place from 13th September to 1st October in the lovely surroundings of The Cloister Gallery, St John the Evangelist Church, Iffley Road, Oxford. Whether you are … Continue reading

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Oxford Art Society Young Artist Competition 2017

Exciting news!  The OAS will be holding the Young Artist Competition again this year alongside it’s annual Open exhibition. Follow the links below for the submission form and submission notes. Please take some time to read the submission notes to … Continue reading

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Rona, OAS – Mother XX Daughter exhibition at the Jam Factory

The Jam Factory in Oxford is currently showing a selection of Rona’s thoughtful and enigmatic paintings of women.  These works focus on relationships, in particular the relationship between mother and daughter. Rona uses a mostly monochromatic palate of oil on … Continue reading

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Lucy Stopford, OAS Chair – work selected for BP Portrait Awards

Our Chairwoman and portrait artist, Lucy Stopford, has had one of her stunning oil portraits selected for this years BP Portrait Awards.  The portrait is of Lucy’s friend, Dr Tim Moreton, who worked as a Registrar at the National Portrait … Continue reading

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OAS says farewell to outgoing Chairman Peter Farley

At the recent 124th Oxford Art Society AGM Peter Farley stepped down as our Chairman.  His excellent care, inclusive style, friendly manner and careful direction will be much missed by members of the Oxford Art Society and wider arts community. … Continue reading

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OAS Members exhibition 2017

The members exhibition this year was opened by Professor Christopher Brown, CBE, now Director Emeritus (of the Ashmolean). The private view at the Town Hall in Oxford was a great success and as you can see from the photo below we … Continue reading

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Rahima Kenner, OAS – Printmaking class

Rahima Kenner will be running the following printmaking classes this summer – INTRODUCTORY ETCHING A six session evening class beginning Wednesday 7th June – Wednesday 12th July 2017 at 6.30pm – 9.30pm. £150 including materials. To book call 01865 723410. … Continue reading

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OAS Welcomes new members

Earlier this year a merry group of new members gathered to enjoy the warmth and hospitality of The Bear and Ragged Staff pub in Cumnor for the new members tea party. The new members were joined by Peter Farley, the … Continue reading

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OAS at St Hugh’s College Festival of Anniversaries

OAS was invited by St Hugh’s College in Oxford to participate in their Festival of Anniversaries in October with artwork on show and for sale in the Hamlin Gallery, the Maplethorpe Building and the college grounds. The Festival included a … Continue reading

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Message from your Chairman

Dear Members, As our 125th anniversary year comes to a close. We are looking to the future. As you know we have been exhibiting in and around Oxford since 1891 and we are very proud of this achievement. Over the … Continue reading

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