Alexander Rhys Solo Show at the Melting Pot

Former BABMAG issue four cover star, Melting Pot resident and chatty bloke, Alexander Rhys, will be exhibiting his…
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Lily Wales: The Art of Collage

Imagine an artist who specialised in photography but went through their entire BA degree without taking a single…

Smashin Brum: Our Graffiti History in Print

Ahead of the Smashin Brum book release this Friday at the Wagon and Horses in Digbeth we caught…
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Chu: Ways of Seeing

Pareidolia, the name given to the way the brain will interpret and find patterns in shapes where there…
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Louis Sidoli: Neon Artist

Louis Sidoli creates iconic portraits with neon elements all encapsulated within a wood and aluminium bespoke frame to…

PMT Festival

Under the curve of a Digbeth tunnel on March 11th, a few short days after International Woman’s Day,…
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Rob Lowe on Brutalism

Robert Low is a London based photographer who photographs architecture and sports imagery. His career started as an…

Temper’s Monochromatic Timeless Collection

Temper’s latest collection honours personalities we have lost over the years, some recent, some not. All painted with…
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An Interview with Alexander Rhys

Alexander Rhys is bringing the abstract expressionist movement back with a bang, his vibrant canvasses explode with colour…
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Laura Tinald’s Female Forms

Laura Tinald is a hot young thing with an inky paintbrush. Her illustrative style is influenced by iconic…
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For three decades Zooki has been a major part of the Birmingham graffiti scene, helping to shape it…

Digbeth First Friday October 2016

Tonight Digbeth opens its proverbial creative doors and welcomes us to view artist studios exhibitions and across the…
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Imbue’s Mischievous Art Form

Imbue has become something of a household name around Birmingham recently, his subverted adverts, posters and religious icons…
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Building and Burning Sculptures with G-Anders

G-Anders known to some as Ouch and to others as Glen Anderson is an artist who style covers…
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Kate Hook Talks Creative Processes

Kate Hook is a 26-year-old photographer based in Birmingham, currently studying Film & TV Production at Staffordshire University.…

MADE Festival

Made Birmingham is now in its third year, the inner city festival has gone from strength to strength…

Civilians by WE ARE FEED

Civilians explores the effect living in modern Britain has had on our experiences. Civilians shows new work by…

Far Right Birmingham

In the wake of Brexit, we have seen a rise in media coverage for those who lean so…

Grand Union by Prem Sahib

Exhibition review – Grand Union by Prem Sahib curated by Kim McAleese. Working alongside various collaborators and curator…
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Phill Blake

Artist, illustrator, and designer now based in Oxfordshire working in a variety of media from spray paint to…
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The London Vagabond

Kieron Cummings, better known as The London Vagabond is a UK based street photographer who takes visceral portraits and…
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Andrew John Smith

Several train stops out of the city center, you will find Painted Lady tattoo parlour in Northfield, Birmingham,…
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Elizabeth Ilsley

The modern world has become considerably more gender equal since woman gained the vote in 1928, but there…
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Nick Smith

His background in fine art, interior design and past work on dazzle patterns leads to a running theme…

Space Play’s Brutal Brum

Many of Birmingham's buildings gracing our skyline, welcoming us in to the city have split views on the…

The Joseph McDermott Approach

Joseph McDermott is a 21 Year old Graphic & Media Design Student from Kingswinford currently residing in Peckham.…

Dan Flavin at Ikon Gallery

Dan Flavin’s exhibition It is what it is and it ain’t nothing else opened last night at Ikon…


Having been a fan of Filfury's work for some time, and seeing his work on many campaigns by…


Geometric animals, cosmic inspired murals, fallen legends portraits, and psychedelic mysticism all make up Annatomix works of art.…
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An Interview with Goldie, MBE

For issue one with decided to approach an artist that's a true icon of ours and a pioneer…
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Gent 48

Known for his character based murals, Gent48 is a mixed media artist who has painted around the world…
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Studio Visit at Seven9signs

From casual lettering to gold gilded windows, you would have to walk around Birmingham with your eyes closed…
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Chernobyl or Tokyo. Getting to know Tom Bird

Tom Bird is a visual photographer, taking on commissioned projects as well as photographing immersive spaces in Birmingham…
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A Brief History of the Art Crime

The world of train painting is a complex and strange one, a legendary world within worlds whose core…

Wicked Streets of Brum

Wicked Streets of Brum – Varna Road, Janet Mendelsohn Janet Mendelsohn’s collection of photos have not been seen…

Katie Tomlinson

We get to see Birmingham's thriving independent scene through the illustrations of Katie Tomlinson. Her interpretation of Birmingham latest…

New Art West Midlands

New Art West Midlands does exactly what it says on the tin. Local galleries will be showcasing new,…

Richard Woods: Duck Weave

Richard Woods – “Duck Weave” is the latest exhibition being held at Eastside Projects in Digbeth, Birmingham, kicking…

Ash Evans: @Mregfx

I probably spend too much time procrastinating on social media, with Instagram been my main vice, on the…

Fiona Banner: Scroll Down and Keep on Scrolling

Ikon recently held the exhibition by Fiona Banner between 10 October 2015 – 17 January 2016. I visited…