Dear Members and Friends, Most of you will have heard the sad news that our greatly esteemed President, Dr. Jon Whiteley, passed away in May. He died after a prolonged illness that he had combatted bravely over the past year.
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It is with huge sadness that I have to tell you that one of our members Caroline Maas died at 02.00 this morning in Sobell House. She had been unwell for a while (about 18 months, on and off) and went into Sobell only very recently. She was one of our printmaker-members and printed amazing […]
One of our members Tom Croft, has started an incredible initiative that has taken UK by storm! Tom was interviewed by Will Gompertz on the BBC News. Tom Croft – Harriet Tom says: “ I was really struggling for focus and motivation in my work when the lockdown started, as painting seemed a bit helpless […]
For your diaries… OPEN Exhibition – 3 – 18 October SJE Cloister Gallery Submission forms will be available shortly.
The subject is Kitty Tait, a teenage baker who set up the Orange Bakery in Watlington High Street aged 14. She makes all her bread and buns by hand and I think they are all sour dough but don’t quote me on that. I had painted a small portrait of her brother Albert previously, which […]
Oxford Art Society AGM 2 March at 4.00pm The Headley Lecture Theatre, Ashmolean Museum, Lower ground floor Afterwards, do join us for the OASA lecture and drinks starting at 5.15pm. OAS members have a reduced entrance fee of £4 for the OASA lecture: Dr Emily Potts: Byzantine Fresco in the 21st Century: Old Techniques, New […]