Modern Art Oxford – What’s On

What's On In Oxford

Modern Art Oxford – Upcoming Events and Exhibitions

Talk – Thursday 24 May 2018 6.30pm — 8.00pm – This Same World Over: Brazilian art history in context

Join Dr Isobel Whitelegg (Research Director, Museum Studies, University of Leicester) for a talk that explores Cinthia Marcelle’s past work, and contextualises her practice in relation to how Brazilian artists have historically navigated between formal concerns and a need to confront social or political demands.

Read more about it here.

Workshop – 1 June – 3 June 2018 – Processions

Modern Art Oxford is working with 8 local textile artists alongside lead practitioner Nicola Donovan to collectively design and create a single banner, representing women and their ideas, concerns and hopes for the future.

The banner will be exhibited as one of 100 banners created for PROCESSIONS, a nationwide artwork celebrating the centenary of the UK Government passing legislation granting the first few women the right to vote.

Find out more.

Music – Friday 15 June 2018 8.00pm – 10.00pm – Future Perfect & Modern Art Oxford presents: Candy Says + Michael Fox

Oxford-based music collective, Candy Says is a force to be reckoned with. Electronic and poppy, their authentically analogue keyboard sound is supported by mesmerising lyrics from vocalist, Julia Walker.

Find out more, and book your free ticket here!

Exhibition – 16 June — 9 September 2018 – A Slice through the World: Contemporary Artists’ Drawings


Modern Art Oxford and Drawing Room jointly present A Slice through the World: Contemporary Artists’ Drawings, a group exhibition that celebrates the sustained power of drawing in the digital age.

Find out more here.