Old Fire Station Blog

News, happenings and goings on from the Old Fire Station, Oxford

Public Art

How do you make a fantastic permanent art work to sit in the new building which will intrigue and inspire for years to come in collaboration with a group of … Continue reading

May 26, 2011 · Leave a comment

General Manager

We have a new General Manager joining the team in June.  She is Becca Vallins and brings experience of working at the Almeida Theatre, the Barbican, National Trust and English … Continue reading

May 25, 2011 · Leave a comment

The Shop – Revisited

Here’s a post from Emily Alexander, who’s recently joined the team to manage the development of the Old Fire Station shop concept: Having been tasked with turning the current shell … Continue reading

May 20, 2011 · 1 Comment

The Shop

Emily Alexander has now joined us in a freelance capacity to develop the shop.  This will sell art and design objects made primarily by local artists and makers. Emily will … Continue reading

May 13, 2011 · Leave a comment

CRISIS in the Arts

From the moment I thought about applying for this job it seemed to me that the most interesting thing about it has always been the opportunity to make what the … Continue reading

May 7, 2011 · Leave a comment