Discovering the College paintings

17th January 2020

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Wadham graduate students joined Senior Common Room members to tour the College paintings, led by Emeritus Fellow, Dr Stephen Goss.

  • Touring Wadham paintings

In an event organised by Wadham's Research Associates, Dr Goss, Keeper of the Pictures at Wadham, re-told the fascinating stories behind paintings hung throughout the Hall and gallery, the Old Library, the Trapp Room and the Senior Common Room.

The section of the Hall decorated with portraits of former Wardens of Wadham included a conspicuous empty patch, where a portrait of the current Warden, Ken Macdonald QC was to be unveiled.

This event was one of a series of events organised by Wadham Research Associates to enhance intellectual exchange and interaction between graduate students and the College's Fellows.

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