BAREWALL CALL FOR ARTISTS TO POP UP IN BIRMINGHAM

Spectacle Works Residents
Artists are invited to submit artwork to sell in a ‘pop up’ exhibition at the heart of the Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham on 16th June - 23rd June.

Midlands based gallery Barewall is working with housing and care organisation Midland Heart to host the exhibition at Spectacle Works, a beautifully restored grade 2 listed Victorian building that offers affordable Live/Work accommodation and workshops to designer makers, jewellers and artists.

The pop up exhibition will pull together artists and designer makers from across the Midlands to help showcase their work and the venue itself an iconic building that has been restored and renovated by Midland Heart.

Amanda Bromley Barewall Gallery director said "We are really pleased to be able to offer this wonderful opportunity to artists, a two week exhibition in an area with such a creative legacy. We expect exhibition will include quality artworks by collectable artists, ceramicists and jewellers from across the midlands. “

Carolyn Powell, Enterprise and Partnerships Co-ordinator for Midland Heart says, “ We are really excited about the event and delighted to be helping to host it. Spectacle Works is a beautiful building in a perfect location for this event, it has been redeveloped to provide affordable places for people to live and work with the creative industry in mind. “

The exhibition runs from Saturday 16th June - 23rd June at Spectacle Works, 16-25 Hylton Street, Jewellery Quarter , Birmingham and artists wishing to submit work can download registration forms from www.barewall.co.uk or call 01782 258843.