The Reading Room from Grand Union on Vimeo. Click the link to see a short video of artists Dominique Hurth and Ciarán Walsh talk about their project The Reading Room and the current installation at Grand Union. Come and take a look before the exhibition ends on Saturday 23 June.
We are still looking for stallholders for the Summer Fete, 14th July (see posting below). All the print looks great – big thanks to Printbots who came in as Event Sponsors. If you can distribute fliers to your colleagues, clients, family or friends, let David, WB Site Manager, know. We will also tweeting ourselves silly […]
WARWICK BAR SUMMER FETE SATURDAY 14 JULY 12.00-17.00 INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE AS A STALLHOLDER, PERFORMER OR VOLUNTEER 2012 celebrates our first year of activities at Warwick Bar. To mark this occasion and encourage the sun to keep shining, we are holding a fete aimed at attracting families and friends to enjoy a FREE afternoon of […]
We hope you can join us for our new exhibition opens this Friday, 6–8pm. We’re excited to be showing The Reading Room’s collection of artists’ books. The Reading Room are an artist duo from Berlin and will be joining us for the opening. We’re also showing a programme of artists’ films that respond to some […]
If you’ve been wondering what the current exhibition at Grand Union is all about, this video interview with Reynir Hutber explains some of his ideas. This is the last week the show will be open, so do pop in if you haven’t already, 12–5pm, Thursday to Sunday. We hope you’ll be able to join us […]
A delegation from the Netherlands, organised by the urban design magazine Vitale Stad www.vitalestad.nl, selected to visit Warwick Bar last Thursday as an example of ‘organic architecture’. After meeting with senior officers in Birmingham City Council and Marketing Birmingham, the twenty six strong group spend time with Clifton Steel’s Roger Shafi Jnr and Jayne Bradley, Edible […]
Artist Eloise Fornieles will be presenting her performance installation The Message on the Edible Eastside site on the launch weekend of the highly acclaimed Fierce Festival, whilst Grand Union are hosting Reynir Hutber’s interactive work Stay Behind the Line in their exhibition space. Birmingham’s international festival of live art returns again! Expect a distinctive cocktail […]
Everyone at Warwick Bar is thrilled to bits with the opening of the Edible Eastside urban garden. It is an inspired project situated on a derelict industrial canal side space which was a former propane gas-filling depot. The site has been transformed through hard work and lots of love into a temporary garden for the […]
We’ve got a new exhibition on at Grand Union as part of the upcoming Fierce Festival. Artist Reynir Hutber has set up an installation in Unit 19 that plays with our perception of authoritarian signage and tests our obedience. Come have a look and take part… Exhibition continues until 22 April 2012. FREE!
A big congratulations to the Flatpack Festival for their truly diverse programme of films that is set to hit Birmingham from this Thursday until Sunday. This is the festival’s 6th outing and looks to cover a lot of ground, with international independant features, 80 short films, cult animations and documentaries, all with a strong dose […]