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The Birmingham School of Art is a dynamic community of people involved in collective art production, review and dissemination. We have a world-class environment for art-based research with a rich diversity of exhibitions, seminars, conferences, workshops and events animating our Margaret Street building throughout the year.

All of our staff are practising artists, designers and writers and our research community includes a sizeable group of postgraduate researchers. We also have a wealth of regional, national and international partners and research collaborators.

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Art Activisms

Art Activisms challenges and extends the potential of contemporary art to change the world.
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Material Encounters

Material Encounters interrogates the boundaries of materiality within the context of contemporary art.
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Centre for Chinese Visual Arts fosters transcultural dialogues on contemporary Chinese visual culture.

Art PGRs

Our PGRs

Learn about the vibrant community of Postgraduate Researchers (PGRs) studying for PhDs.
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Art PhD Studentships

PhD Studentships

Find out about studentships for PhDs with us.
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