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UNIVERSITY NEWS 20 JUL
A Chinese contemporary artist, best known for his hyper-realistic paintings and drawings, is to be awarded a top honour from Birmingham City University when he receives an honorary doctorate...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 17 JUL
A new art exhibition exploring and celebrating the relationship between Liverpool and its twin city of Shanghai is set to go on show in public spaces and galleries across the North-West city.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 11 JUL
Birmingham School of Art is delighted to share news of four new studio-holders, undertaking a year-long graduate residency with Grand Union , an internationally-recognised gallery in Birmingham...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 09 JUL
Due to popular demand, the Pop-Up Reading Room returns to Birmingham City University this week (Thursday 12 July), this time with a focus on writing and research.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 12 JUN
Birmingham School of Art and Eastside Projects are seeking applications from contemporary visual artists for the annual Wheatley Fine Art Fellowship. The £9,000 tax-free stipend fellowship is...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 05 JUN
Visitors to Birmingham City University’s Inspired Family Day on Saturday 9 June will be given the chance to star in their own play, design their own railway or take part in a range of...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 25 MAY
Birmingham City University has strengthened its position as a leading provider of creative arts education by appointing Professor Alison Honour as Pro-Vice Chancellor and Executive Dean of its ...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 MAY
West Midlands Mayor Andy Street has opened a £5 million state-of-the-art collaborative space for businesses, artists and academics to work together on new innovative projects.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 02 MAY
The challenges encountered in bringing together a team of more than 70 global artists to showcase their works in some of Thailand’s most remote beauty spots will be explored at a talk in...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 18 APR
Students from Birmingham School of Art and School of Visual Communication recently collaborated on DigiFest, a one-day exhibition at Vivid Projects in Digbeth, Birmingham. ...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 16 APR
From starring in your own play, jewellery making and designing your own railway, to science experiments, craft workshops and a Commonwealth Games-inspired sports day, Birmingham City University...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 12 APR
A group of academics will be flying the flag for Birmingham City University this weekend as they take part in the Commonwealth Games Handover Ceremony.