Previous exhibitions at the Glass Tank

    • Alice Anderson: Time Capsules

      Alice Anderson: Time Capsules

      A series of new sculptures by internationally acclaimed artist Alice Anderson, curated by Glass Tank Manager and Curator, Dr Joanna S Walker.

    • Women in Adversity: Contemporary and Traditional Crafts as a Source of Hope and Income

      Women in Adversity: Contemporary and Traditional Crafts as a Source of Hope and Income

      Presented by postgraduate students on the MA course in Development and Emergency Practice in the School of Architecture, for the 2016 Oxford Human Rights Festival.

    • Re Assemble

      Re Assemble

      An exhibition of three sculptural installations by London-based artists Denise Bryan, Joanna Sands and Silvina Soria.

    • Wisdom from the East

      Wisdom from the East

      An exhibition of 15 hand painted calligraphy works on paper from China to celebrate the launch of the Confucius Institute at Oxford Brookes University.

    • The Big Draw - Every Drawing Tells a Story

      The Big Draw - Every Drawing Tells a Story

      A collaborative exhibition led by students from the School of Arts and the Associate College Partnerships, working with local schools and community groups.

    • Zoom: Worlds through the Microscope

      Zoom: Worlds through the Microscope

      A collaborative exhibition between Oxford Brookes University’s BioImaging unit and the Royal Microscopical Society, with support from Carl Zeiss Ltd.

    • Extreme: fragile wilderness

      Extreme: fragile wilderness

      This exhibition employs moving and static images, sound and text to present a multi-layered reflection of the artists Sara Davidmann and Catherine Faulds's journey to Antarctica, informed by subjective, scientific and historic observations.

    • A Modern Magna Carta

      A Modern Magna Carta

      A local schools participation project. What would a Magna Carta designed by a school pupil in 2015 look like? Which rights matter to young people and how best can they be communicated?

    • School of Architecture End of Year Show 2015

      School of Architecture End of Year Show 2015

      An exhibition by undergraduate and postgraduate Architecture students showcasing their work from the year.

    • Fine Art Degree Show 2015

      Fine Art Degree Show 2015

      A selection of work from the 2015 final degree show by the University’s Fine Art (BA Hons) degree students.

    • Re-Inventing Research: The Messy Process

      Re-Inventing Research: The Messy Process

      An exhibition by our Associate College Partnership (ACP) at Oxford Brookes University.

    • Jane Grigson: Good Things

      Jane Grigson: Good Things

      Jane Grigson, who died in March 1990, remains one of the UK’s most highly regarded food writers. This exhibition will explore her life, work and influence through extracts from research notes, articles and books, some of which are from the Jane Grigson Collection in Oxford Brookes’ Special Collections’ Library.

    • The insurgent artist George McBean: a retrospective

      The insurgent artist George McBean: a retrospective

      George McBean’s work as an illustrator, film animator and former head of the UNICEF Graphics Section at their headquarters in New York, is on display as part of the 2015 Oxford Human Rights Arts Festival at Brookes.

    • 150 Revolutions

      150 Revolutions

      A mixed media exhibition by students and staff from Oxford Brookes University’s Associate College Partnerships (ACPs): Reading College (part of Activate Learning) and Swindon College.

    • Prototype: Process: Production

      Prototype: Process: Production

      A look at the process of architecture by Design Engine Architects, the architects responsible for our campus redevelopment and new build.

    • Home - The People

      Home - The People's Project

      How do we interpret the idea of ‘Home’ and represent it photographically?

    • 'On Solid Ground' by Panos Pictures

      What would you do if the place you call home was torn apart by violence? If you had to flee suddenly, what would you take with you?

    • World Press Photo 2014

      World Press Photo 2014

      Part of Brookes' contribution to Photography Oxford 2014.

    • Women and the Man Booker Prize

      Women and the Man Booker Prize

      A special exhibition focused on the theme of women and the prize.

    • School of Architecture End of Year Show

      School of Architecture End of Year Show

      A showcase of undergraduate and postgraduate architecture students' work from the year.