Category March

Creative Alliance Apprenticeship Vacancies

Creative Alliance – The West Midlands Creative Apprenticeship company. Could your future be in the creative, digital or marketing industries? An apprenticeship with Creative Alliance helps you get your foot in the door to the creative industries, gives you the skills and experience employers are looking for and puts some money in your pocket at the […]

Exhibition: Kern Baby – 11th March to 7th June

Check out a new exhibition at the Library of Birmingham, launched earlier this month. ‘Kern Baby’ is a 5 metre high corn dolly, created by artist Faye Claridge, who uses archives, folklore and reminiscence to examine our past relationships and our current sense of national and personal identity in her work. She also made a series of […]

Exhibition: Varna Road at Ikon Gallery – 27th Jan to 3rd April

Ikon Gallery are currently hosting the largest exhibition to date of photographs by Janet Mendelsohn. As part of a ‘photo-essay’ created when she was studying at the University of Birmingham (1967-69), the photographs show life in inner-city Balsall Heath and Mendelsohn provides a unique insight into the community by using photography as ‘a tool for […]

Of All The People In The World: Stan’s Cafe installation – 15th to 19th March

  The Library of Birmingham will be hosting Stan’s Cafe’s latest exhibition. For this beautifully simple performance installation Stan’s Cafe are bringing 1066 kg of rice to the Library of Birmingham, one grain for everyone in the country. Over the course of 5 days a vast array of human statistics will be carefully weighed out […]

Xapiri Amazonian Culture

Visit the Xapiri house come gallery in Edgbaston and step in to the Amazon Rainforest. See a collection of excellent photography from the deep jungle along side a range of indigenous artefacts to give an authentic look into ancient Amazonian cultures. Learn about the different tribes Xapiri work with, their history of contact with the European colonisers and the many […]

Stage 2 Spring Term 2016

A packed 11 week workshop/rehearsal process with a number of options to suit any young person wanting to gain first-hand experience in the Arts Industry. Be part of a World Premiere of Work, or take an in-depth course on Technical & Backstage. Informal General Drama Options also available! Get involved as much or as little […]

Birmingham Young Writers’ Group Showcase 20th March

Birmingham Young Writers’ Group Showcase: Bournville Children’s Book Festival 20th March 2016 2pm – 4pm Come and celebrate the region’s up and coming young writers with this event featuring new poetry, prose and performance writing. Performers will be members of Writing West Midlands’ Write On! Young Writers’ Groups (aged 8 – 11) from Birmingham, and […]

Fun Frottage 20th March

Workshop with Fritz Seebode, Friends of the RBSA. Use a variety of textures and drawing materials to create a vibrant poster based on your favourite word. Frottage art is made from rubbings of different surfaces. The technique is easy to learn, making it suitable for the whole family, whatever your level of artistic talent! 20th […]