We are delighted to announce that the Oxford Canal Mural Project has won the 2017 Living Waterways Awards.
Art and interpretation
Winner – Oxford Canal murals project, Oxford (Oxford Canal)
“Vandalised surfaces have been transformed with striking artwork created by spray-can artists, which conserves the brickwork beneath.”
Living Waterways Awards assessor
To find out more click here
The winners were announced on Wednesday 27 September at the MacDonald Burlington Hotel in Birmingham.
The Oxford Canal Mural Project was mentioned in the Oxford Times. Click here to read the story.
We are delighted to announce that the Oxford Canal Mural Project has been shortlisted for the 2017 Living Waterways Awards. To find out more click here
The winners will be announced at an awards ceremony and gala dinner to be held on Wednesday 27 September at the MacDonald Burlington Hotel in Birmingham.
The Oxford Canal Mural Project has recently completed work on murals at the Frenchay Road Bridge, celebrating the wildlife of the the Trap Grounds Local Wildlife Site.
Artists Dan Wilson and Tom Webb spent three days on site painting animals and plants that live and grow in the area. To find out more and to see more images click here.
A Big thank you to Hobbycraft for supporting the Oxford Canal Mural competition.
The Oxford Canal Mural Project is finished with four fantastic new murals along the tow path in North Oxford. To see the finished murals click here.
Thank you to everyone that braved the elements and came to the Oxford Canal Festival last month. We had a fantastic response to the mural competition with about 200 people voting for the designs they want to see on the mural.
You can see more images of the Oxford Canal Festival here
Thanks to Immy Howard for this design for the Oxford Canal Mural.
Come along to the Oxford Canal Festival on the 25th June and vote for your favorite designs to be included on the new canal murals. All the designs will be displayed between 2-6pm at Aristotle Lane Recreation Ground. Vote for the designs you want to see included or create your own design on the day.