John Henry Brookes blue plaque in Oxford

John Henry Brookes 1891–1975 artist, craftsman, inspirational educator
after whom Oxford Brookes University is named lived here 1929–1975

Oxford Brookes University is a new university in Oxford, England. It can trace its origins to 1865 when the former Oxford School of Art was established. The university was renamed in 1992 to honour its former principal, John Brookes. The university's School of Architecture is one of the largest in Britain.Oxford Brookes is the sixth largest employer in Oxfordshire, providing over 2,800 jobs across the university.

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