The Critic as Artist

11 October 2017

‘The Critic as Artist’ is an exhibition at Reading Museum about and for the Irish writer and dramatist Oscar Wilde, who had been a visitor to Reading prior to his imprisonment at Reading Gaol, and whose ideas and legend remain startlingly contemporary. Curated by Michael Bracewell and Andrew Hunt, it includes work by Miles Aldridge, Stephen … Read More

Flower Power to celebrate the wit and wisdom of Oscar Wilde

10 October 2017

Reading Museum in collaboration with Jelly, Reading Guild of Artists (RGA), Two Rivers Press, Whiteknight’s Trail, and many independent artists and ‘makers’ celebrate the wit and wisdom of Oscar Wilde by commemorating his birthday on Monday 16 October (6:30pm). Local Reading artists and ‘makers’ joined forces to create some stunning lilies – using a range … Read More