Tag Archives: The event

Digbeth on The Culture Show

Digbeth had a brush with fame this week, after appearing in BBC2’s The Culture Show. However, it’s not all good news. Apparently, our beloved Birmingham was recently voted the most boring city in all of Europe. I have one question: … Continue reading

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This weekend: Edible Eastside, The Event and Supersonic

Happy Friday people! And what a big weekend we’ve got ahead of us. First off, there’s the launch of the ‘concrete garden’ Edible Eastside on Fazeley Street later on this afternoon, at 4-7pm, where you can see… ‘…a huge visualisation … Continue reading

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The Event 2011

Birmingham Contemporary Art Forum will be hosting The Event’s third bi-annual visual art festival from 21 – 30 October 2011 from their galleries, studio spaces and empty buildings in various locations in and around Eastside, Birmingham’s creative quarter in Digbeth. … Continue reading

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Reclaim The Spaces May picnic: Curzon Street Station

The first Reclaim The Spaces guerilla picnic was held on Sunday 15th May in the grounds of the old entrance building of Curzon Street Station, of which Wikipedia tells me: Curzon Street railway station (formerly Birmingham station) was a railway … Continue reading

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The Event – call for proposals

Local creative types might be interested to hear that Birmingham Contemporary Art Forum are currently seeking projects from UK artists and curators for inclusion in The Event 2011, which takes place in the Digbeth/Eastside area on 21st-30th October. We have bursaries … Continue reading

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An Endless Supply issue 8 launch at The Anchor

On Saturday local art zine An Endless Supply launched Issue 8 at The Anchor.  It’s a monthly publication full of interesting artistic images and writings.  To mark the launch, The Anchor’s landlord Gerry laid on a special An Endless Supply … Continue reading

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