‘Not acceptable to present taste’
Pioneering collectors of Victorian decorative arts
Thursday 12 May, from 9.45am, the Taylorian Institution
A one-day symposium generously supported by Barrie and Deedee Wigmore to mark the opening of the refurbished galleries of Nineteenth Century Art at the Ashmolean Museum.
Follow this link to view the full symposium programme (PDF).
The conference is free to attend but booking is essential. Places are limited and will be allocated on a first come first served basis. For further details please contact Matthew Winterbottom.
T: 01865 278 289 E: firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 14 May, from 10.30amin the Headley Lecture Theatre
Members of the Friends of the Ashmolean are invited to an exclusive Coffee Morning at the Museum. Come and meet other Members over a hot drink. Members are welcome to bring guests.
Follow this link to to find out more about Membership.
Roger Moorey Memorial Lecture: Inter-city Interaction at the Dawn of Sumerian Civilisation
With Professor Roger Matthews, Reading University
Wednesday 25 May, 5.30‒6.30pm, Wolfson College
Roger Matthews looks at some of the most tantalising documents from ancient Mesopotamia that help to illuminate a crucial period in history, including the archaic City Seal impressions which date from the period 3000‒2700 BC.
Free, but booking essential. To book please email: email@example.com
How to book for Ashmolean events
Tickets can now be booked through ‘Tickets Oxford’ at the Oxford Playhouse.
There are 3 ways to book:
1. Online www.oxfordplayhouse.com/ticketsoxford
2. Phone Box Office: 01865 305 305
3. In person at the Box Office Box Office at the Oxford Playhouse, Beaumont Street, Oxford (directly opposite the Ashmolean)
Transaction fee: Tickets Oxford charge a small fee of 75p per transaction for charging events. There is no transaction fee for booking free events.
For further enquiries, please contact the Education Department on +44 (0)1865 278 015