Celebrating the International Day of the Volunteer with an Ashmolean Volunteer team visit to Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery.
Write up of ‘Along for the Ride’, an art exhibition conceived, created and curated by service users from MIND at The Mill (a mental health charity) to mark World Mental Health Day.
Piloting a Young People’s membership scheme at the Ashmolean Museum.
Write up of a visit to the National Maritime Museum to learn from their experiences of embedding community engagement within a major gallery redevelopment project.
Working with students from Oxford Spires Academy to explore and respond to objects in the Ancient Near East Gallery.
A collaborative community arts project to reinterpret the Ceramics Gallery to highlight connections with slavery and to tell the stories of Oxford’s contemporary Afro Caribbean community.
Working with our CREATIVES young people’s group to deliver a families event for the Kids in Museums Takeover Day
Building on a relationship that has been developing since 2015, Sudan to Oxford was our first fully co-created community family event.