As spaces start to reopen remember to check visiting guidelines such as different opening times and booking systems. As well as this there is still a variety of online resources to engage with.

Autumn 2020

On this week (check for opening times) *Roaming venue (not on map)

The Art Map lists only some of the exhibitions and events on offer. For full programme details visit individual websites.

A3 Project Space

2 Bowyer Street, Digbeth, B10 0SA

Opening times vary, see website for details.
www.a3projectspace.org

A3 Project Space
  • Participate

    1 March – 1 October 2020

    A3 artists deliver projects to support creative practitioners & engage communities.

  • Cathy Wade – MXBodySpaceMotioningThem

    1 March – 1 October 2020

    See website for dates and details.

  • Trevor Pitt – Project Planning for Artists.

    1 May – 1 October 2020

    See website for dates and details.

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts

The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, B15 2TS

Open Mon–Fri 10am–5pm, Sat & Sun 11am–5pm. (Closed 09/09 – 04/10 for maintenance)
Tel. 0121-414-7333
barber.org.uk

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
  • Mini Podcasts

    12 May – 30 September 2020

    Listen here: tuesday talks

    Every Tuesday, enjoy an in-depth insight into the Barber’s stunning collection through this brand-new programme of mini podcasts.
    (After a break through August, the podcasts will return in September)

Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery

Chamberlain Square, B3 3DH

Open Mon–Thu 10am–5pm, Fri 10.30am–5pm, Sat & Sun 10am–5pm
birminghammuseums.org.uk/bmag

Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery
    • See website for programme details

BOM (Birmingham Open Media)

1 Dudley Street, Birmingham, B5 4EG

Gallery: Wed – Sat 11am-4pm. Café: Mon-sat 11am-4pm
Tel. 0121-517-0421
bom.org.uk

BOM (Birmingham Open Media)
    • See website for programme details

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Digbeth First Friday

Various Locations

6pm 'til late
digbethfirstfriday.com

  • Digbeth First Friday – September

    4pm – 8pm

Eastside Projects

86 Heath Mill Lane, B9 4AR

Open Weds–Sat 12–5pm
Tel. 0121-771-1778
eastsideprojects.org

Eastside Projects
  • When Screens Break

    2 October – 12 December 2020

    Emma Talbot’s new large-scale commission ‘When Screens Break’ forecasts a layered sci-fi narrative, imagining a future world where technology has moved beyond the control of humans and operates as a distant but authoritarian force.

  • Strange Matter

    2 October – 12 December 2020

    ‘Strange Matter’ is the first introduction into the constructed universe of Birmingham based artist Luke Routledge. A meeting of absurd figurative sculptures map out the beginnings of an invented folklore – a sculptural invitation to explore the territory of another society.

Grand Union

19 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, B5 5RS

Wed–Sat, 12–5pm.
Tel. 0121-643-9079
grand-union.org.uk

Grand Union
  • Love & Solidarity

    7 February – 31 October 2020

    Solo ‘sister’ exhibition by Jamie Crewe co-commissioned with Humber Street Gallery, Hull.

    Book to visit gallery here: reopening Grand Union

Ikon Gallery

1 Oozells Square, Brindleyplace, B1 2HS

3–7pm Thurs , 12–4pm Fri–Sun
Tel. 0121-248-0708
ikon-gallery.org

Ikon Gallery
  • Krištof Kintera – THE END OF FUN!

    17 September – 22 November 2020

    Filling both gallery floors, whilst also expanding into the public realm, THE END OF FUN! is a timely exhibition probing the apocalyptic environmental issues we currently face, taking on a new poignancy in today’s climate.

Ort Gallery

496 Moseley Road, Balsall Heath, B12 9AH

Wed – Sat 12 – 5pm during exhibition times.
ortgallery.co.uk

Ort Gallery
    • See website for programme details

STEAMhouse

108 Digbeth, B5 6DT

Opening times vary, see website for details.
steamhouse.org.uk

STEAMhouse
    • See website for programme details

Stryx

13 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, B5 5RS

Opening times vary, see website/facebook for details.
stryx.co.uk

Stryx
  • Peep@stryx

    1 June – 30 October 2020

    A brand new Stryx Online Residency programme in response to Covid-19 crisis.

The_GAP

498–500 Moseley Road, Balsall Health, B12 9AH

Opening times vary, see website for details.
www.thegapartsproject.co.uk

The_GAP
  • Self, Isolated: Exhibition

    15 August – 3 October 2020

    This exhibition presents a diverse collection of over 50 self-portraits created during the coronavirus lockdown in response to our open-call. It invites audiences to reflect upon our collective experiences of the times we’re living through and the power of the self-portrait as a means of artistic expression.

    Booking a slot is essential, more info here: self isolated exhibition

The Old Print Works

498-506 Moseley Road, Balsall Heath, 912 9AH

19-20 September 2020, 11am–4 pm
oldprintworks.org

The Old Print Works
  • The Old Print Works OPEN STUDIOS

    19/09-20-09, 11– 4 pm

    Come and see what we’ve been up to during lockdown and celebrate the artists, makers and entrepreneurs that we have in our building!

    We will be ensuring that the event is as safe as
    possible and will therefore be implementing a number of social distancing measures.

    See website for more details.

Vivid Projects

16 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, Digbeth, B5 5RS

Opening times vary, see website/listings for details.
vividprojects.org.uk

Vivid Projects
  • VLTV

    every Friday at 7pm.

    Vivid Projects and Vivid Live are pleased to announce VLTV, a series of Live Art works made to be experienced digitally and available for seven days on our Vimeo channel.

    vividprojects.org.uk/programme/vivid-live-tv/