You can probably tell from my posts so far I have a passion for discovering new things and for Heritage so when I found out via Twitter that Drinks Thing was coming to Birmingham and their first event would be held at Newman Brothers Coffin Works I couldn’t sign up fast enough!
New Art West Midlands features work by 43 graduates at BA, MA and PhD levels who studied at the five university art schools based in the West Midlands: Birmingham City, Coventry, Staffordshire, Wolverhampton and Worcester. The New Art West Midlands 2016 exhibition was selected by Sonia Boyce, John Stezaker and Katharine Stout. The exhibition takes
As you’ve probably gathered by now I am rather partial to visiting museums and art galleries. Having heard that the Horniman Museum boasted a fine collection of natural history I decided to pay a visit. The museum has been open since Victorian times and also includes internationally important collections of anthropology and musical instruments, as well
I’ve been wanting to visit the Museum Collections Centre for quite a while but found that it was only open to the general public on a Friday afternoon whilst I was at work so I was pretty chuffed to find out there was an open day on a Saturday as part of Hidden Spaces.
Ghost Streets of Balsall Heath was a warm up show at The Old Print Works for a forthcoming exhibition of the photographs of American academic and documentary filmmaker Janet Mendelsohn at Ikon Gallery. Over a period of four days (9th-12th July) there were various talks and short films that tied in with the photographs
One of the reasons I started this blog up was to promote up and coming talent. On 19th June 2015 I visited BCU School of Art to view the work of their latest graduates.
When my friend Gemma from Jurassic Panda told me that there was a Moomins exhibition on in Wednesbury my initial thoughts were (a) how did I not know that this was on and (b) Wednesbury has an exhibition space?
My friend Rosie is a talented textile designer and for her recent birthday I bought us tickets to hear Jeremy Deller (Turner-prize winning artist and curator of the exhibition) and Fiona MacCarthy OBE ( biographer and cultural historian) discussing the artists William Morris and Andy Warhol who are the subjects of the Love is