Pokémon Go For Good & Pokémon Go Home!


Two different Pokémon related events here: POKEMON GO FOR GOOD – Ampersand Projects Thursday 25 August, 6-8pm at Eastside Projects Pokemon Go is a free-to-play, location-based augmented reality game which has quickly become a global phenomenon. It has been downloaded by more than 100 million people worldwide and has been credited with popularising augmented reality gaming, as … [Read more…]

BOM Summer Camp for 7-12 & 12-16 year olds

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Summer 2016 sees the return of BOM’s awesome week of creativity, electronics and making new friends! Perfect for budding inventors and restless minds. 7-12 year olds: Space Cadets 22–26 August 2016, 10am-3.30pm*, £125 for 5 days This year’s Summer Camp for 7-12 year olds is space-inspired, and we’re working with artists and creative technologists to … [Read more…]

The Gamification Lab, Next Gen at mac Birmingham


Monday 11 January ­ – Monday 25 April 2016 Recruitment Workshop ­Monday 11 January Following the launch of successful projects #ShoutAboutBrum and Forge Magazine, the Next Gen Creative Agency are looking for young people to take part in an exciting new project  The Gamification Lab. The project is an opportunity to collaborate with Birmingham’s best creative and cultural organisations … [Read more…]

Canvas Conference 2015

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It’s coming up to 383 Project’s annual Canvas Conference! Canvas is back for its fourth year in Birmingham, with a stronger line-up than ever. With speakers from the likes of Graze, Etsy, Medium, NASA and TED, this day event reveals the insider stories from teams building some of the world’s most useful products & services. Over … [Read more…]

Future C U R I O U S Launch Party


Next Gen invites you to the Future C U R I O U S Launch Party taking place on Friday 31 July 6-10pm at mac birmingham. Future C U R I O U S is a wide-ranging, free, open access development programme for aspiring and emerging artists, developed and produced by Amy Martin and Yinka … [Read more…]

Compass Launch Event at Impact Hub

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Creative Alliance’s new unique and innovative digital platform Compass launches this Thursday. Compass will support students in finding careers in the creative and digital sectors, connecting them with the best businesses in the region. The launch event will be an opportunity to bring businesses, schools/colleges and young people together. Businesses Find out how Compass can help you recruit the … [Read more…]

Chaotic Liquid Network

It’s not just in the city centre that exciting arts events are happening. This week in Yardley a school group will be promoting their local community centre in what could be the start of an interesting new arts/community space. Children from Oasis Academy Hobmoor have joined with Coventry-based digital-dance company Mercurial Arts to create a … [Read more…]

Frame 14 Conference – Annual Photography Exhibition

Frame Creatives are a Birmingham-based collective encouraging, supporting and promoting the local photographic community.  They are quickly building a strong community of interest by carving out a forum where creatives can share ideas, voice their concerns and support each other. They are holding the FRAME 14 Conference at The Custard Factory on Saturday 12th April. … [Read more…]