Between Us – a new film about Birmingham

Between Us: Birmingham Portraits (Part One) by Geoff Broadway: This is the first in a series of short films that I am currently making in and around Birmingham, England. Through these films I want to explore what is happening in our culture, reflecting images of passersby and inviting them to share their thoughts with me. In … [Read more…]

100 swimmers needed to take part in Moseley Road Baths photo event

The beautiful Moseley Road Baths was one of the first public facilities built in Balsall Heath. Next year Birmingham City Council intend to close the Baths permanently, following the opening of a new sports facility. To highlight the plight of the pool, Birmingham-based photographer Attilio Fiumarella is looking for 100 swimmers from across Birmingham to … [Read more…]

Alfie Bird’s Art Exhibition

On Thursday 5th June, Custard Factory’s latest addition, brand new venue Alfie Bird’s, are hosting an art exhibition of final year graduates from Birmingham City University. Photographer Jack Snape has curated the event and he’s also exhibiting. The exhibition will showcase a range of artists/photographers’ work including: Melissa Hobbs,  Gosia Zmudzinska, Adam Oliver, Sophie Kozlowski, Jack Snape, Romay Brow, Terence Wade, Jack Deacon, Agata Luczyna … [Read more…]

Madin: Some remains

Madin: Some Remains, photographs by Dave. 10/04/14 – 31/05/14 PROVIDE is pleased to present an exhibition of photographs documenting the remains of John Madin’s work in Birmingham. ‘Do the very best you can at the time.’ Madin was a significant figure of post-war Birmingham architecture. His work has been much neglected and is not highly regarded … [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…]

Verity Milligan – Living through the lens

Fox Hollies Park Local photographer Verity Milligan isn’t a Birmingham native. However, through her numerous visits and passion for the ever-changing and developing surroundings of our city, she made her last visit permanent two years ago. Now a proud ‘Brummie’, Verity is working on some really exciting projects in and around Birmingham, and collaborating with … [Read more…]