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Greek Coins revealing Alexander the Great

This week Simon Glenn, Research Fellow for the Oxford-Paris Alexander Project introduced us to some of the issues involved around creating a display about ancient Greek coins. We saw how he used enlarged images of coins and a map as … Continue reading

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Meet some of the CREATIVES Panel

I have really loved being a part of the Ashmolean’s  CREATIVES Youth Panel as I have met so many interesting people and gained a lot of insight into how the museum runs behind the scenes. The highlight of the Panel … Continue reading

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Live Friday as it happened….

To say that our contribution to Live Friday went without a hitch isn’t exactly true. Really, it went TOO well- we were swamped with people! As we had agreed  in previous meetings, the activities we would run were based around … Continue reading

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Return to Turner

There is a feel of anticipation in the air as we at The Ashmolean CREATIVES  young people’s panel work together towards  the next exciting Live Friday on 3rd March! At this point, we have narrowed down the activities we want … Continue reading

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Planning for Live Friday on 3rd March

Today we were brainstorming and planning for our very first Live Friday event on 3rd March 2017. We are creating  ideas around  JMW Turner’s paining of  The High Street,  Oxford 1810, so visited the gallery to remind ourselves of the painting. … Continue reading

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