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The art of sound and light at the Pitt Rivers Museum

Hopes and Fears from Pitt Rivers Museum on Vimeo.The Pitt Rivers Museum is a great place to work if you enjoy rubbing shoulders with a vast range of creative people.  As... Read more...

Meet Me at the Museum - Around the World in Our Treasures

Over the past year I have been working with wonderful older people from across Oxfordshire, welcoming them in to the Pitt Rivers as part of the Meet Me at the Museum programme.Meet Me at the Museum is an opportunity for older people and those living with Dementia to bring their curiosity and their... Read more...

Awesome Aboriginal Arts Award project at Iffley Academy

Throughout the Autumn term of 2016 we worked with a Key Stage 4 class at Iffley Academy in Oxford on a print-making project inspired by Aboriginal Art in the Pitt Rivers Museum.  Iffley Academy is a community Special Academy... Read more...

City primary schools get to be Curious Curators!

The project Curious Curators gave pupils a chance to find out more about what goes on in Oxford's University Museums and develop literacy, research and presentation skills.  Over 400 Year 4/5 city primary school pupils were involved in this cross-curricular project which placed objects at the... Read more...

Japanese Master Carver, Hideta Kitazawa, at the Pitt Rivers Museum

Japanese Master Carver, Hideta Kitazawa © Pitt Rivers Museum In February 2017 Hideta Kitazawa, a Japanese Noh theatre mask carver... Read more...