Too Cute: Sweet is about to get Sinister

“Artist and filmmaker Rachel Maclean examines the world of cuteness by curating works from the Arts Council Collection and Birmingham’s collection to reveal how objects and images can have the unique ability to be simultaneously sweet and yet sinister. Contemporary life is saturated by cuteness, from adult onesies to social media photo- filters, playground-like office spaces […]

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Magical Lantern Festival at the Birmingham Botanical Gardens

“The Magical Lantern Festival Birmingham is back due to exceptional demand with all new lanterns for 2018! This year’s Christmas themed Lantern Festival will illuminate the gardens turning it into a spectacular fusion of dual culture, vibrant colours and artistic sculptures. Prepare to enter a magical experience and discover life-sized and large-than-life lanterns in all […]

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A Pretty Political Workshop

“What better way to say what’s on your mind than by wearing your message? You are invited to PrettyPolitical’s Pre-Xmas ‘Protest Jewellery Workshop’. Join artist Jorine (aka PrettyPolitical) for a lovely, lazy late Sunday afternoon at Anchor Gallery in The Warehouse Cafe in Digbeth. Enjoy coffee, cake and some inspiring protest jewellery making!” [source] Yesterday […]

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