Tag Archives: Street Art

City of Colours 2016 – this weekend!

When: Saturday 18 June 11:00-20:00, and Sunday 19 June 11:00-16:00 Where: venues and walls all over Digbeth (pick up a map on the day) Free Event The wait is almost over – this weekend will see more that 120 artists … Continue reading

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Friends of Warwick Bar

The Friends of Warwick Bar are a small group of residents who have adopted an historic stretch of canal running through Digbeth, to keep this jewel in Birmingham’s crown sparkling. The group’s aim is to make the canalside a more … Continue reading

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Sneaks&Peaks 6

When: Saturday 28th March, 12:00 onwards Where: Boxxed, 104–105 Floodgate Street, Digbeth, B5 5SR Tickets: £3 on the door, £5 VIP advance tickets available online Sneaks & Peaks returns for its sixth outing this weekend, which helpfully coincides with its … Continue reading

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The Bench 504 Graffiti Battles

When: Saturday 17 January, 20:00-01:00 Where: Rainbow Arena, Lower Trinity Street, Digbeth, B9 4AG Tickets: £5 The Bench 504 is known to street art aficionados as the place in Digbeth to get your graffiti supplies. Although they have hosted smaller … Continue reading

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City of Colours Winter Showcase – This Weekend!

When: Saturday 6 December, 10:00-18:00 Where: The Custard Factory, Gibb Street, Digbeth, B9 4AA If you’re excited about the return of City of Colours in September 2015, whet your appetites with the Winter Showcase this weekend! Involving over 30 local … Continue reading

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City of Colours Winter Showcase

When: Saturday 6 December, 10:00-18:00 Where: The Custard Factory, Gibb Street, Digbeth, B9 4AA We’ve already shared the fantastic news that City of Colours will return in September 2015, and this time for a full weekend of fun. What we … Continue reading

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City of Colours

When: Saturday 6th September Where: Venues and streets all across Digbeth The City of Colours festival comes to Digbeth on Saturday the 6th September. Bringing together over 100 artists who will transform Digbeth into one of the UK’s largest outdoor … Continue reading

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Digbeth Art – Beauty and Beast

Digbeth is full of people with wonderful, and often hidden, talents. Lisa Zdravkovic is a Digbeth resident with a passion for photography. She’s created a very cool video of Digbeth’s street art – past and present – featuring some highly … Continue reading

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Stalking a street artist around Digbeth

Videographer Dan Stone recently spent a night stalking prolific street artist C3 around Digbeth. C3 uses glitter in some of her work, which has certainly brightened up some drab corners around the neighbourhood! The results of Dan and C3’s work … Continue reading

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The Spotted Dog on Bordesley Street given a street art makeover

Recognise the above building? You may not do – it’s The Spotted Dog on Bordesley Street. The old pub has been given a serious street art makeover! C3_Streetart has uploaded a set of photos onto Flickr.

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