Category: Social Inclusion

Activating Our Archives

Tuesday, March 10th, 2020
Modern Art Oxford and Fusion Arts are collaborating on Activating our Archives: Community Dialogues, a project which explores personal and collective identities through dialogue, photography and live archiving.   Artist and curator Sunil Shah will lead the project and work with a group of adults who have an interest in…

Illuminating Oxford 2019

Monday, November 11th, 2019
  Illuminating Oxford: Two nights of spectacular light and sound come to Oxford    Sculptor Peter Walker and local composer David Harper (both part of the artist collective Luxmuralis) have worked alongside staff and curators of the Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Pitt Rivers Museum, University Church of St…

Story Makers Family Open Day and Exhibition Launch Celebration

Friday, May 17th, 2019
Story Makers Family Open Day and Exhibition Launch Celebration Public Event, Saturday 18th May 2019  1.00–3.00 pm, at Oxford Botanic Garden Exhibition at Botanic Gardens weekend 18-19th May 2019 and continues at Fusion Arts. 22nd May – 18th June 2019   Imaginative new artwork created by children and staff from Rose Hill, Bayards…

“Stories in the Garden” Blog

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
Week 1 Groups met together for the first time, to get to know each other and find out about Story Makers project, we made artists cards to help us discover the artist within and to introduce ourselves to each other.  We thought about how artists create and some of the…

Story Makers “Stories in the Garden” 2019

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
Story Makers, conceived in 2010, is a partnership between Helen Edwards and Fusion Arts. Participating schools to date include Bayards Hill, Cutteslowe, Rose Hill, New Marston and Wood Farm Primary Schools and John Henry Newman Academy School.  Museum partners have been The Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, The Pitt…

Job Opportunity

Thursday, January 24th, 2019
Communications and Marketing Coordinator for Fusion Arts and Tandem Collective   Job Role The successful candidate will be employed jointly by Fusion Arts and Tandem Collective – separate organisations with a shared and passionate commitment to artistic innovation and excellence, social justice, and environmental sustainability.   Fusion Arts is an…

Oxford’s Christmas Light Festival 2018 Lantern Parade

Friday, January 18th, 2019
    During autumn and winter 2018 Fusion Arts worked with eleven primary schools, two secondary schools, three community groups, and ten artists to deliver lantern workshops in schools and community settings. Artists and groups worked together to create designs and make lanterns on the festival theme of ‘Undiscovered Oxford.’…

Drawing Invisible Particles – an investigation into cosmic rays

Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
Drawing Invisible Particles is a Partnership between Fusion Arts and artist Tom Cox   This project is the public engagement strand of an art project created by artist Tom Cox. The project aims to engage young people and the general public in the understanding of particle physics. Using visual arts…

Story Makers “Soundbodies and Stories of Sound” 2017-2018

Tuesday, January 16th, 2018
The Story Makers Project Story Makers previously ran 2010-2014.  Story Makers was devised by Fusion Arts in partnership with Integrative Arts Psychotherapist Helen Edwards.  The project is designed to support developing speech and language in 7-11 yr olds with communication needs through engagement in the arts.  Groups of children from 3…

“Lost and Found” Illuminating the Museum 2017

Thursday, November 16th, 2017
November 17th, 7-10pm     A son et lumière on the facade of Oxford University Museum of Natural History. Artwork duration 15mins repeated throughout the evening.     Fusion Arts and Luxmuralis in partnership with Oxford University Gardens Libraries and Museums: Oxford University Museum of Natural History, Pitt Rivers Museum and…