Zinesplosion is an exhibition of fanzines put together by newly obsessed zine maker and mix media artist Georgia Chapman.
The show will include a spotlight for Birmingham and West Mids based zine makers to display their work, a series of fanzines made by Georgia, A breif timeline on the history of zines and many more fun zine artefacts from the Illustration team at BCU! The exhibition will be fundraising for Medical Aid Palestine so please bring cash and donate!

Hope to see you there!

Mark Making with Harrison Howell

Mark Making with Harrison Howell! Get stuck in and experiment with materials, and share skills all whilst creating a communal mural. This process based workshop will explore a variety of mark making techniques using a range of tools, mediums, and methods.

This event is free and open to all.

Head to the studio this Digbeth First Friday 6th October, 6-8pm to make your mark! 👀

Open Studios and Walk In Collage Workshop

Join us for an Open Studios and ‘Create with Collage’ workshop at Purple Ladder Studios!

Gain insight into Beth Alexandra and Cherie Kwok’s creative practices and learn how they use collage techniques to create work. They will lead a drop-in workshop where participants can experiment with collage and composition. This is also an opportunity to view their shared workspace where sketchbooks, works in progress and finished pieces by various studio members will be displayed for viewing.

“JOY” Open Call Exhibition

JOY” is an exhibition that celebrates all the things that bring us joy, all the way up from the little things to the bigger picture
“JOY” is something personal to all of us, and all of our artists have chosen their own personal joy to be at the heart of their artworks.

Featuring submissions from our open call, “JOY” showcases a wide range of digital and traditional practices, including printmaking, painting, and animation.