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UNIVERSITY NEWS 17 MAR
Birmingham City University plans to have the whole city bouncing on Friday 24 March with ‘The Big Birmingham Bounce’ for Comic Relief taking place at its City Centre Campus.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 09 MAR
Students from the School of Art, known as the SoA Collective, have been transforming the concourse at the School of Art by curating exhibitions based on the School’s annual theme, ‘Borders,...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 17 FEB
Three Birmingham City University graduates have been handed prizes and unique career opportunities as part of a major exhibition celebrating the West Midlands’ brightest new artists.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 03 FEB
Professor Bashir Makhoul, Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Birmingham City University, is exhibiting once again at Liverpool’s Bluecoat, as the art centre beings a 300-day programme celebrating its...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 26 JAN
Students and staff from Birmingham School of Art, School of Architecture and Design, and School of Visual Communications are collaborating with art and architecture students from Leeds Beckett...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 06 DEC 2016
One of the country’s leading creative experts, Lee Lapthorne, is to be honoured as Birmingham City University’s Alumni of the Year.
UNIVERSITY NEWS 03 NOV 2016
In a globalised cultural economy, it would appear that art as a practice is increasingly called upon to do something, especially when it comes to making sense of history, conflict, revolution and...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 27 OCT 2016
Europe’s first interdisciplinary Master’s degree bringing together artists, curators and researchers to develop their own research and practice in relation to Chinese Contemporary Arts has been...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 27 SEP 2016
Making the New World: The Arts of China’s Cultural Revolution is a two-day international conference convened by Prof JIANG Jiehong, Director of the Centre for Chinese Visual Arts (CCVA) at the...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 15 AUG 2016
A year on from a groundbreaking initiative that saw students receive course offers via social media for the first time, Birmingham City University will be extending its Clearing ...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 03 AUG 2016
An international network of academics have launched a major research project which aims to better understand the decline in traditional Chinese arts and culture amid the country’s rapid economic...
UNIVERSITY NEWS 26 JUL 2016
The Birmingham artist behind an iconic sculpture housed in Centenary Square has been handed a top university honour – the first qualification she has collected from her home city.