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#WeAreOCA’s South East Regional Group

October saw the inaugural meeting of the South East Regional Group (‘SERG’ for short), which covers Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey, West Sussex, East Sussex and Kent.  Students from all pathways and all levels within these areas are very welcome to join. The aim of the first meeting was to discuss the groups regional engagement, […]

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Virtual Study Event: Life Drawing with 2b or not 2b collective – Movement

Quarantine Art Club with OCA – Wednesday 9th December 7-9pm (Movement Session) This session is exclusively for OCA students. You must have an OCA email to register for this event. There are limited places for this study event. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/…/virtual-study-event-life… 2B Or Not 2B Collective welcomes you to another edition of our Quarantine Art Club […]

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Virtual Study Event – OCA East of England – The Treachery of Images

Join OCA East of England regional group’s next meeting via zoom. 9.00am – 12.00pm, Saturday 21st November 2020 Join Painting / Drawing / Fine Art tutor Bryan Eccleshall for an event that will have at its heart his lecture, “The Treachery of Images”.  He will link the thinking of Magritte, Baudrillard, Road Runner (BEEP! BEEP!), trompe l’oeil, photorealism, […]

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Virtual study event: Paradise, Garden.

Across both sessions, we will look further at the relationship between the real, the photographic, the digital and the physical. You will be sharing work on a group Padlet as well as working together from time to time. There is a playful edge to these sessions to reflect the considerations of Bosch as well as the theme of the fantastical garden.

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Virtual study event: Contamination/Curation

The October Keeping up Momentum sessions will aim to motivate and challenge and help you to contextualise your work. There will be two workshops, approximately two hours each, led by OCA tutor Bryan Eccleshall.  The first session will be on October 3 at 10am with a follow-up on the 24. 

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Regional group in focus: OCA East of England

My hope is that we can resume in person meetings as soon as practicable with a combination of tutor contributions, gallery visits and more informal meetings. We could also continue to meet remotely recognising that it is a useful addition to our programme and aids access.

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Virtual study event: Photography during a Global Pandemic 

Join OCA tutor Arpita Shah on the 28 August in this unique virtual study event, which will explore the creative ways contemporary photographers having been working in to make inspiring and meaningful photography work during these unprecedented times. 

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Virtual study event: NO SHOW, MA Fine Art 2020

Join students from the MA Fine Art cohort along with tutor Hayley Lock to view and discuss the work made for NO SHOW, the first virtual exhibition held by the OCA. Wednesday 29 July 6pm – 8pm

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