Alluring Sounds, Performing with Sticks, Adventures in MAXMSP

TUESDAY 24 MAY, 7pm at the Old Fire Station, Oxford It’s tomorrow and everything is GO! Come to our last PLAYGROUND before we break for summer, celebrate our 4 years in this world and explore the amazing creative shenanigans of: Simon Blackmore who is based in Manchester and makes quite unusual performative sculptures and sound…

PLAYGROUND ep.20 – RECAP

While you’re freeing up your diaries for this month’s PLAYGROUND on Tuesday 25 November, let me tell you the story of what happened last time. The evening opened with Diana Moore explaining her new project “A Visitor to the Forest” that is based on Paolo Uccello’s painting “The Hunt in the Forest” (the original painting is…

Let’s not go back to school

Come to Playground instead! Because our brand new season of artists’ get-togethers starts with a blast. Having celebrated our 2nd birthday back in June, we’re now in our 3rd year and we have big plans, big changes and big surprises for all of you. It’s only normal after all: Two-year-olds use their motor skills to…

Yes, the third time was a charm!

It was great seeing all of you again last Thursday. Playground was in a very playful mood last week. We didn’t even put the chairs into neat rows this time, can you believe that? The “Grab a Chair” system mostly worked, and it would have worked a charm if we had actually thought of positioning…

Sheep, and smells, and clockworks! Oh my!

So, you do notice when we don’t post! That’s very sweet of you. None of us had ever kept a blog before, and it takes us a while to get into the rhythm of writing weekly posts. We will get better. We’re quick learners. But I know that you didn’t come here to read about…

What happened last time, then?

Big high fives to all you brave souls who came to Playground last Thursday! It didn’t stop raining for a single second that day (or night). On our way to the Old Fire Station, we had to cover our projector in bin bags -classy, I know- so it wouldn’t end up being just a big…