Pitt Channel

The Museum has a number of sound and film archive collections and regularly produces new multimedia resources. This page provides links to our official channels on other sites and services as well as highlights from across the collections.

Latest Highlight from our Channels

Camel: A Journey through Fragile Landscapes

This slideshow presents a selection of work by Roger Chapman from his major international photography project premiered at the Pitt Rivers Museum in 2017. Camel: A Journey through Fragile Landscapes is a story of connection, survival and interdependence on the edges of our world. From the dry heat of the Sahara to the bitter cold of the Mongolian steppe, camels are at the heart of pastoral communities in some of the harshest desert environments on the planet. From prized possession to food source, they are a cultural linch-pin. Herdsmen, shepherds and sheikhs alike depend on their animals for livelihood, companionship and status. Further Information

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A look ahead to Pitt Fest Remixed
Need/Make/Use project

An intern's perspective
Object collections

Carving a Noh mask
Photograph and manuscript collections

Guiding farewell

The Great Box goes home
Curating the Americas collections

Back from the Dead - A touch tour of the story of penicillin
Sensing Culture

Hand-coloured studio photograph of a Japanese man. Circa mid-1870s (by 1885). [PRM 1998.99.33]











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