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Made in Brunel – What keeps them coming back to Oxo Tower Wharf?

February 16, 2016

Made in Brunel were back in gallery@oxo last weekend with their 7th show at Oxo Tower Wharf. We caught up with Clive Gee, Director of Development at Brunel to find out about the Craft Café, the plans for their summer show and what it is that keeps them coming back. What was the inspiration behind the…

Oxo Tower Wharf at dusk

Grab Great Rates – Winter Venue Hire at Oxo Tower Wharf

February 16, 2016

Take advantage of our late availability rates for exhibitions and events at our versatile spaces at the heart of creative South Bank. EXHIBITIONS Minimum hire period 7 days – weeks run Tuesday – Monday inclusive of set up and de-rig. Dry hire rates: Bargehouse – Our raw, industrial warehouse with five floors to transform: Standard…

Leonard Cheshire Developing Lives

Developing Lives: Meet the photographer

January 21, 2016

Leonard Cheshire Disability is the UK’s leading charity supporting disabled people in the UK and around the world. The charity’s current exhibition, Developing Lives, provides a vivid insight into the lives of children and adults living with disabilities in Kenya, Tanzania and Sierra Leone, through the eyes of internationally renowned photographer Jenny Matthews and up-and-coming…

Brandon Trust exhibition image

Oxo Tower Wharf: 2015 Round up

December 21, 2015

Oxo Tower Wharf 2015 event highlights As it’s the time of year for reflection we thought it only appropriate to take a moment to look back on our exhibition and event highlights from 2015 at Oxo Tower Wharf. Fairytale beginnings The year started with the frights and delights of Phillip Pullman’s Grimm Tales, brought to…

October Art Fair Round Up

November 16, 2015

From the famed Frieze to the Affordable Art Fair, October is Art Fair month for London and Oxo Tower Wharf didn’t opt out.  Bargehouse saw three weeks of top quality arts offerings from FloatArt, Sluice and Art Now. FloatArt, an educational platform for graduate artists, returned to Oxo Tower Wharf for their third annual showcase. The…

Oxo tower Wharf featured in Craft&Design Magazine

June 30, 2015

Even regular visitors to Oxo Tower Wharf are often surprised by its diverse use and rich history. Stephen Prendergast felt that there was a story here to tell, and you can read it in the latest issue of craft&cesign Magazine. In this in-depth article you can learn about the iconic tower, its previous occupants and…

A Children’s Festival of Making

May 28, 2015

On Saturday 23 May, Platform at Oxo Tower Wharf was transformed into a festival of Making with The Institute of Imagination Mini Maker Faire. Children aged 5-11 and their families were invited to re-imagine the world through playfulness and experimentation. With a wide range of activities including crafting, weaving, fixing, 3D printing, virtual reality and robotics,…

London Design Festival OXO

Oxo Tower Wharf to be part of London’s newest design district

May 13, 2015

The iconic Oxo Tower Wharf, home to 20+ design studios and exhibition spaces, including gallery@oxo and Bargehouse has joined forces with several other leading Bankside and South Bank based design destinations and businesses to launch London Design Festival’s newest design district- Bankside Design District.  This newly announced design district will be the first district located…

John Frieda OXO Tower

Rapunzel, Rapunzel let down your hair

February 18, 2015

The OXO Tower was transformed to launch John Frieda’s latest product, Frizz Ease Forever Smooth. Those clever creatives at Sense helped John Frieda grant hair immunity to Londoners everywhere with fabulous 3D video mapping projections on the OXO Tower, inviting everybody to join the #hairrevolution. Celebrity Millie Mackintosh was Rapunzel for the evening and revealed…

Children’s Lab to open in Oxo Tower Wharf

August 12, 2014

Welcome to the Children’s Lab! Set up by the Children’s Museum, London – which is currently under development – the Children’s Lab will give a wide range of children and adults both the intellectual space to explore ideas and the physical space that groups might otherwise struggle to find. A brand new space for invited…