From Sheffield to Oklahoma

The wonders of the internet. A painting executed on my iPhone in Sheffield (UK) has hit the front page of the Stillwater Gazette in Oklahoma.  I am delighted with the quirky journey from my phone to front page.  I belong…

Emma Dibben

Fish by Emma Dibben

  Emma Dibben is an illustrator who is best known for her food illustrations, in particular the work she has done for Waitrose. She talks to Jo Davies, author of the OCA Illustration course which opens for enrolments in March…

Patric Standford

Patric Standford, the Course Leader for Music was in the office yesterday so we took the opportunity to ask him about his career and what he was currently working on. We also recorded a piece about the Composition courses and…

Mundane?

The Photographers’ Gallery annual Deutsche Börse Photography Prize rewards a living photographer, of any nationality, who has made the most significant contribution, in exhibition or publication format, to the medium of photography over the previous year. This is a fascinating…

Jane Rogers

Jane Rogers from Open College of the Arts on Vimeo. Jane Rogers, Course Leader for Creative Writing was in the office last week, so we took the opportunity to ask her what she was working on and what she was…