• The Glass Tank

    Our community exhibition space

    Free and open to all, just pop in.
    Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm

  • Open to all, our unique exhibition space encourages visitors to engage with art and research. The Glass Tank is a University wide exhibition space that provides a vibrant exhibition programme for students, staff, alumni, visitors and the local and wider community.

    The Glass Tank's varied exhibition programme showcases the talent of Oxford Brookes’ students, shares research of staff, promotes the successes of Alumni and contributes to the raising of the University’s reputation locally, nationally and internationally.

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    The Glass Tank is located in the Abercrombie building on our Headington Campus and is open 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday with no need to book.

    • 30Nov
      The Door Opened: 1980s China

      The Door Opened: 1980s China

      The Glass Tank presents an exhibition of photography by Adrian Bradshaw in association with the Confucius Institute at Oxford Brookes University. The photographs reveal three decades worth of documenting the transformation of China as the vast nation reformed and opened up to the world.
      26 October 2018

    • 29Nov
      The Palestinian History Tapestry

      The Palestinian History Tapestry

      An exhibition of The Palestinian History Tapestry presented by The Glass Tank in the Lab space. The Palestinian History Tapestry illustrates the history of the land of Palestine, from the Neolithic era to the present. It has been made by Palestinian women within and outside Palestine, many of them in refugee camps across the Middle East.
      09 November 2018