1. The Nessmuk Canoe at Pitt Rivers Museum

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    In this short documentary film for Pitt River Museum, renowned wood carver and sculptor, Simon Clements, uses modern methods and materials, drawing on traditional Native American techniques, to build…

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    • Kintsugi at Pitt Rivers Museum

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      Our second short documentary film for Pitt Rivers Museum follows the work of Japanese master craftsmen Muneaki Shimode and Takahiko Sato, as they demonstrate the ancient art of kintsugi (gold joining).

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      • Mythology by Moon Light

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        This film was inspired by the Haida collections at the Pitt Rivers Museum. It was made as part of a museum takeover event. On 5th March 2016, students from Matthew Arnold School, Oxford, ran an evening…

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        • Nanook of the North – A Live Soundtrack

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          The explorer turned filmmaker Robert J. Flaherty is credited with the first full-length documentary. His seventy-five minute film Nanook of the North, completed in 1922, purports to recount the struggle…

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          • Day of the Dead

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            On 30 October 2015, Pitt Rivers Museum brought a little bit of Mexico to Oxford. The Day of the Dead festival is as much about celebration as mourning and this event allowed us to explore some of…

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            • Kintsugi at Pitt Rivers Museum

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              In November 2015 the Museum welcomed Muneaki Shimode and Takahiko Sato, lacquerware artists from Kyoto, Japan, to take up a Visiting Maker residency as part of the Museum's VERVE project. During…

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              • Pitt Fest: Handmade! 2015

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                Pitt Fest is an annual outdoor celebration of the creativity and ingenuity represented by the collections of the Pitt Rivers Museum. Each year the theme is slightly different but always involves a…

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                • SENSATIONS: a multi sensory evening at the Pitt Rivers Museum - 15 May 2015

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                  If you missed our Sensations late night event in May, here's a taster of darkened galleries, torchlight exploration, feelie boxes, and experimental synth sounds!

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                  • The Nessmuk Canoe: a Pitt Rivers Museum workshop

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                    The VERVE: Need / Make / Use project at Pitt Rivers Museum hosted an opportunity to build a small fleet of “water-worthy” Nessmuk canoes in just four days. Under the guidance of expert…

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                    • Georgina Howling, Pitt Rivers Museum, A Feathers Ceremony, 2015

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                      A showcase of work at the Pitt Rivers Museum: http://www.prm.ox.ac.uk/exhibitions.html

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