oxfordburyknowleartgroup.co.uk welcomes you!

The Group was founded in 1948 and first met at the Bury Knowle Library. The first Chairman was John Henry Brookes who was the first Principal of the Schools of Technology Art and Commerce in 1934 which eventually became Oxford Brookes University.

Our main meetings are usually held at the North Oxford Community Centre in Summertown, but due to Covid restrictions we are holding our events on Zoom. Visit the Events page for details, or the Contact Us page to join.  We look forward to hearing from you....                                          



  • to welcome ANYONE with an interest in art

  • to promote friendship in a social environment

  • to encourage personal development in art

  • to arrange meetings with speakers, demonstrations of artistic techniques and associated subjects and to arrange at least 2 exhibitions per year


Membership costs £15 per year (see Contact Us for application details)

Attendance at meetings is free
Non-members are welcome to attend for a small charge of £5 per person. This includes refreshments. 

If you join, you can get a discount at BROAD CANVAS in Broad Street and LEOPARD PRESS, Windmill Road


                                                  David Cook

                                  David Paylor

                                   Annette Bygott

                                 Diane Sider



                           Juliet Campbell                          

                        Hung Cheng


                      Caroline Jackson-Houlston - Mandala with Western Australian flowers

                     Dorothy Caton - Mandala

                       Diane Sider. - Mandala

                       Jean Wykes - Mandala