FLUX Exhibition Opens at Vittoria Street Gallery 29 April

Flux, an exhibition showcasing jewellery and artefacts created by the current cohort of Artists in Residence at the School of Jewellery, will be showing at The Vittoria Street Gallery from Monday 29 April to Friday 10 May. Flux, in jewellery terms, is commonly understood as the substance used in soldering and brazing processes. It is also an appropriate term defining … Read More

Unique and controversial art collection to open in the Jewellery Quarter

A unique and controversial new art collection containing human remains will launch in the Jewellery Quarter on Thursday 18th May. Presented by local gallery Turner Fine Arts, ‘Here Lies’ is the first collection by London-based artist Kieran Crowder, which incorporates ashes liberated from a crematorium the artist worked at when he was a teenager. The anonymous human remains were rescued from … Read More

Artists & Architects to Launch Collaborative Exhibition in JQ

BPN Architects, Mary Street, are curating a fast-paced programme of art installations in the loading bay at Three to cellebrate the collaborative working relationship between artists and architects. Running the month of September, four artists will turn an ordinary space into something extraordinary. At the front of 3 Mary Street, also known as ‘Three’, in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter, there is a … Read More

Museum reveals Birmingham’s Past

A new project at Museum of Jewellery Quarter seeks to uncover the hidden stories of the city’s past in Collecting Birmingham Objects in the initial exhibition will concentrate on the Ladywood area, representing many different aspects of life in the city from the lifetime of current residents. A door from Winson Green prison reflects the Victorian heritage of the building, whilst … Read More