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Inventive, creative sketchbooks? Look no further…

This is a post from the weareoca.com archive. Information contained within it may now be out of date.   Here is a glimpse into some of the most inventive and creative sketchbooks you may have seen: by second level OCA student Sandra Kendall. OCA tutor and assessor Emma Drye reports.

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OCA tutor Doug Burton in praise of level one printmaker Janet Gomes

This is a post from the weareoca.com archive. Information contained within it may now be out of date.   Have a look at the prints by level one student Janet Gomes, who is highlighted because of her excellent assessment submission in July. OCA tutor and assessor Doug Burton takes a look….

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Learning about HE Study online

This is a post from the weareoca.com archive. Information contained within it may now be out of date.   Creative writing student Lauren Hellen, completed OCA’s freely available online induction course: An Introduction to Studying HE earlier in the year and has blogged about it in her online learning log. We are re-posting her review […]

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Study visit to Art Turning Left at Tate Liverpool

This is a post from the weareoca.com archive. Information contained within it may now be out of date.   This study visit, on Saturday December 7th, looks at Tate Liverpool’s new exhibition, which examines how art has been influenced by left-wing values from the French Revolution to the present day. In doing so it explores […]

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Study visit to Frieze 2013

This is a post from the weareoca.com archive. Information contained within it may now be out of date.   There will be another visit to Frieze, on Thursday October 17 2013, meeting at 11am at the Art Fair in Regents Park. London. There is an admission charge of £23 per head (which is reduced from […]

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This is a post from the weareoca.com archive. Information contained within it may now be out of date.   OCA tutor and course writer Nina Milton is launching her crime fiction novel, In the Moors at Foyles Bookshop in Cabot Circus, Bristol. at 6pm on the 12th September. Praise has been pouring in for In the Moors from reviewers. […]

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Fantastic Paper exhibition study visit at the Saatchi Gallery

This is a post from the weareoca.com archive. Information contained within it may now be out of date.   This study visit, on Friday 27 September, starting at 11am, represents almost the last chance to see two of the most interesting exhibitions of contemporary art in London this year. ‘Paper’ comprises the work of 40 […]

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Iconic Combs

This is a post from the weareoca.com archive. Information contained within it may now be out of date.   OCA art history tutor Julia Biggs reports for OCA from Cambridge: ‘If you get the chance this summer, I would recommend a visit to the Fitzwilliam Museum and the Museum of Archaeology & Anthropology (MAA) in […]

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From Palestrina to open learning ….

This is a post from the weareoca.com archive. Information contained within it may now be out of date.   OCA is always pleased to receive feedback on students’ learning experiences. Critical feedback is welcome too, because we do want to get things right. In this case, student Kathleen Shortt was so fulsome in her praise […]

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Estuary

This is a post from the weareoca.com archive. Information contained within it may now be out of date.   OCA MA Fine Art student James Kowacz reports on a recent visit: I recently visited a new exhibition space in London that I hadn’t visited before at London Docklands which was a pleasant surprise. The Museum […]

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