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Stammtisch - Reality Surveillance Audit Bureau
Venue: Port Mahon
82 St. Clements Street, Oxford, OX4 1AW
Date: Thursday 29th September 2011
Time: 8pm onwards
Price: Free - just turn up!
Details: Join us on the last Thursday of each month for a variety of free events including professional talks, film screenings, performances and discussions that form a series of regular get-togethers for people with an interest in contemporary art. This month... You are formally invited to attend an evening of information accumulation at The Reality Surveillance Audit Bureau Soiree!

You will be encouraged to interact with fellow participants, divulging personal, factual information from your vicinity over a period of 60 minutes. Volunteers are advised to arrive at 20:00 hours prompt.

The information gathered will be analysed and processed at our data research centre and available to access online at: www.rsab011111.tumblr.com from 01/11/11 at 00:00 hours.

The evening is a collaboration between artists Claudia Figueiredo and Hannah Wilmshurst. To set up, explore and extract information and encourage social interaction by drawing from participants' everyday lives and incorporating the surroundings of the Port Mahon.

Stammtisch - Cally Trench's Board Games
Venue: Port Mahon
82 St. Clements Street, Oxford, OX4 1AW
Date: Thursday 28th July 2011
Time: 8pm
Price: Free - just turn up!
Details: Join us on the last Thursday of each month for a variety of free events including professional talks, film screenings, performances and discussions that form a series of regular get-togethers for people with an interest in contemporary art.

This month... Are you ready to steal vegetables, gamble with people's lives, and fall in a toxic pond? Join artist Cally Trench to play her devised games for 2-4 players, including Vegetable Thieves and other board games.

Cally Trench is an artist whose work includes painting, drawing and board games, with a particular focus on an overhead viewpoint. She maps both landscapes and human bodies, and the games that she devises and designs make overt the aggression implicit in apparently innocent pastimes. She has acted as an impresario for her board games at venues including the Charles Dickens Museum and the Hackney Wicked Festival.

Stammtisch - Micro-Teach
Venue: Port Mahon
82 St. Clements Street, Oxford, OX4 1AW
Date: Thursday 30th June 2011
Time: 8pm
Price: Free - just turn up!
Details: Join us on the last Thursday of each month for a variety of free events including professional talks, film screenings, performances and discussions that form a series of regular get-togethers for people with an interest in contemporary art.

This month... prepare to take part in our Micro-Teach evening where you will learn unusual skills in fast-paced "lessons" which will include presentations, Role Play and practical exercises.

OVADA AGM
Venue: Port Mahon
82 St. Clements Street, Oxford, OX4 1AW
Date: Thursday 30th June 2011
Time: 7pm
Details: Notice is hereby given that the Annual General Meeting of OVADA (Oxfordshire Visual Arts Development Agency) for 2011 will be
held at the Port Mahon at 19.00 on Thursday 30 June 2011 to transact the
following business of the Company:

1. Welcome
2. Apologies
3. Presentation of Annual Report
4. Presentation of Accounts
5. Retirements and Appointment of Directors
6. AOB
7. Closing Remarks

Please confirm you attendance by emailing: info@ovada.org.uk.

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