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Arts & Culture

Antonio Marguet at High House Gallery

Antonio Marguet at High House Gallery

The oasis of High House Gallery, lying within the Cotswolds contemporary art desert, has come up with yet another excellent exhibition. Their latest is a solo show from emerging Spanish photographic artist Antonio Marguet, selected to complement the new Photo Oxford fair that runs over the same period. Whilst Marguet has a background […]

by × September 16, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture

Hugh Mendes Obituaries & Other Works at High House

Hugh Mendes Obituaries & Other Works at High House

‘It’s a simple idea, and it’s perfect for the genre. The newspaper, that man-made butterfly that ends its brief but glorious day-long life in the bin, the gutter, or floating piecemeal through a Tube tunnel, is offered up for the kind of sober contemplation that it rarely, if ever, enjoys.’ Kate […]

by × June 15, 2014 × 0 comments

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Giacomo Brunelli – Animals at High House Gallery

Giacomo Brunelli – Animals at High House Gallery

A duck attacks the lens, a dog snarls at the camera, and a toad lies dead in the road. In his own truly unique way, Giacomo Brunelli pictures animals unlike any other photographer today. Typical wildlife photography is very much of a kind – candid images taken with long lenses, […]

by × April 21, 2014 × 0 comments

Arts & Culture, Travel

The Real Village of Downton

The Real Village of Downton

We’re fortunate to live a beautiful sleepy corner of Oxfordshire, and our neighbouring village is Bampton, a two-minute drive away. It’s a chocolate box village full of stone cottages the colour of aged honey. The approach to Bampton is guided by the beautiful and very distinctive 13th century-spire of St. […]

by × September 22, 2013 × 0 comments