Beyond Boundaries Art Competition


View stunning artwork created by Oxfordshire state school students in Years 7, 8 & 9, as part of the Beyond Boundaries art competition. Artwork is inspired by research from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic scientists and mathematicians (read their fascinating stories and research below)!

The exhibit is available for viewing from 6th-12th December in the Oxford University Museum of Natural History, in the main court during opening hours.

For more information, visit the Museum of Natural History webpage:  or contact

Read about these researchers to create your artwork!

Tanesha Allen

Badger Behaviour Researcher

Priyanka Dhopade

Aerospace Expert

Benjamin Fernando, Stellar Vibrations Modeller

Benjamin Fernando

Stellar Vibrations Modeller

Gabriel Gallardo

Dark Matter Investigator

Shazeaa Ishmael

Quantum Computer Researcher

Philip Maini

Mathematical Biologist

Gladys C Ngetich

Jet Engine Cooling Researcher

Nhu Nguyen, Chemist who doesn’t use chemicals

Nhu Nguyen

Chemist Who Doesn’t Use Chemicals

Jason Nurse

Jason Nurse

Social Media and Cybercrime Expert

Vinoy Ramachandran


Roxana Shafiee

Ocean Bug Researcher

Aprajita Verma

Galaxy Explorer