The Simians Tea Party

It is with JOY AND MOUNTING EXCITEMENT that we can announce that the oft-and-long-discussed SIMIAN TEA PARTY is HAPPENING IN BIRMINGHAM on 4th May 2015. The Urban Coffee Co, currently home to a multitude of the capering critters, is very kindly allowing Nonny Warn (adventuress, tale teller and vanquisher of Fluff) to host one of…

New Swagger – Urban Coffee Co.

While their companions are swarming at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and the Barber Institute, thirty-three intrepid simians (and a six footer for good measure) have returned to their caffeine-sodden roots and are capering with great and willful abandon around the Urban Coffee Co. Branch at Church St, Birmingham: Pop along, say “Howdy” and join…

The Ponderer

An intervention in the main gallery space of The Barber Institute of Fine Art, The Ponderer invites you to sit awhile and enjoy the view.

Swarm Reclaiming

Swarm Reclaiming – Intervention on the recreation of Jacob Epstein’s The Rock Drill at Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery As the poppet simians are all metaphors for humanity, the placement of them on the re-creation of Epsteins Vorticist work is a reference to humanities attempts to reclaim it’s lost souls. There are many ways a…

Awake, Arise, Or Be Forever Fallen

Awake, Arise, or Be Forever Fallen An intervention with Jacob Epstein’s sculpture Lucifer in the Round Room of Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery, Awake… seeks to make the viewer choose their own interpretation of the events that have unfolded. Lucifer holds a man-sized sock monkey, which itself has been stitched according to a pattern of a…

Nonny Warn Presents: A Samhain Spectacular!

Dear All This Coming Halloween, Friday 31st October 2014, Nonny Warn again becomes corporeal in our realm to perform (along with her Bad Little Pennies) A Samhain Spectacular! Following the success of “A Walpurgis Night of Vaudeville”, Nonny Warn returns to the Old Joint Stock Theatre on the 31st October 2014 with an exploration of…

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  A moveable feast of art, culture and food ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FREE! Join us for the Warwick Bar Summer Fete, a moveable feast of art, culture and food. Experience Digbeth’s canalside afresh with street food, guided walks, visual art & performance, aerial theatre, music, family friendly…

Compendium Launch Date!

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Ms. Roden’s Compendium of the Fantastical and Mythological will be launched on Monday 10th June to coincide with the opening of the BIAD Degree show – and for the first week will be available at the special exhibition price of £4.99 (Usual price £6.99) To pre-order your signed…