The Perspex screen covering Banksy’s newest artwork is set to be auctioned at Fellows in Birmingham, with proceeds going to charity. The plastic-covered the stunning design of two reindeers pulling a bench, raising awareness for homelessness. The artwork was created in Birmingham’s historic Jewellery Quarter on Thursday 5th December. The screen was then placed over … Read more Perspex screen covering new Banksy masterpiece to be auctioned at Fellows
The Jewellery Quarter Development Trust (JQDT) has signed the Armed Forces Covenant, pledging their commitment to offer continued support for Armed Forces personnel and their families. Bringing a full month of activities, arranged by the Jewellery Quarter Business Improvement District (JQBID) to a close, the signing of the covenant marks a statement by the JQDT … Read more JQBID Goes All Out to Support Birmingham Poppy Day and Armed Forces Personnel
A talented local jewellery designer has been crowned the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter’s second Jeweller in Residence. The winning designer, Vanessa Miller, will work from the museum regularly over the next year creating an exclusive new jewellery range as part of a project which aims to promote local designers through a partnership with the … Read more New Jeweller In Residence Announced at the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter
It’s time for the biggest party of the year! Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style with a host of Jewellery Quarter festivities to choose from! Browse our roundup of parties and events below or visit the What’s On page for more. NYE – The Rose Villa Tavern “For New Year’s Eve, we want … Read more New Year’s Eve in the JQ!
Birmingham City University (BCU) has been named as the winner of a prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prize in recognition of the School of Jewellery’s proud history of innovation, stretching back almost 130 years. The Queen’s Anniversary Prizes recognise outstanding work by UK colleges and universities that shows quality & innovation and which deliver real benefit to … Read more School of Jewellery Awarded Queen’s Anniversary Prize!
Birmingham-based design, digital and PR agency, Barques, has celebrated 30 years in business by throwing a party for its clients. Barques welcomed more than 120 guests to the event at creative studio, The Compound, a 10,000 sq ft former textile factory in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter. Barques was first formed in Sutton Coldfield in 1989 as part … Read more Barques Celebrates 30th Anniversary!
The ever-popular Jewellery Quarter Open Studios returns for the winter edition on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th of November from 11 am – 4 pm. With 14 venues showcasing over 20 JQ makers, this is the perfect chance to discover local talent and get ahead of the Christmas shopping! The handy JQ Open Studios Map … Read more Jewellery Quarter Open Studios Returns 23rd & 24th of November!
Discover the magic of Christmas as you shop, explore and celebrate in the Jewellery Quarter! Escape from the Birmingham City Centre crowds and discover our unique historic neighbourhood that’s teeming with creative independents. With over 25 participating businesses, the JQ Christmas Window Trail is the perfect opportunity for you to explore the streets and shops … Read more JQ Christmas Window Trail!
Plans to transform the four-acre AE Harris industrial site in the Jewellery Quarter into a major residential-led, mixed-use scheme have been given the go-ahead by Birmingham City Council. Joint venture partners Galliard Homes and Apsley House Capital plan to create a new neighbourhood called St Paul’s Quarter. Designed and master-planned by award-winning Glenn Howells Architects, … Read more St Paul’s Quarter Given the Green Light
The healthy fast-food chain, Salad Box, has opened its doors to the public in the Jewellery Quarter on Wednesday 16th October. Situated on Great Charles Street Queensway, Salad Box serves up an array of fresh and nutritious meals and snacks, made using ingredients of the highest quality. Salads, wraps, soups, desserts and juices, as well … Read more Saladbox – Brand New Healthy Restaurant