Congratulations to John Davenport RBSA!

24 October 2010

Congratulations to John Davenport RBSA!

Congratulations to John Davenport RBSA who ran the Birmingham Half Marathon on Sunday in an impressive 1h58! Thanks to the generosity of RBSA supporters £750 in donations has been collected in sponsorship for this event. This will be a significant help to the RBSA in these difficult financial...

National Young Persons’ Take Over Day - Apply now to take part!

13 October 2010

National Young Persons’ Take Over Day - Apply now to take part!

Friday 12 November is national Young Persons’ Take Over Day.        The RBSA will be holding a young persons’ focus group. All attendees will have the opportunity provide ideas towards the RBSA exhibitions and events programme for 2011 or 2012. This is...

Be a curator for the day with RBSA!

13 October 2010

Today a group of year ten students from St Francis of Assisi Technology College attended a Curator for the Day workshop at RBSA Gallery. The workshop forms part of a large project called Exploring Birmingham's Art History with the RBSA Gallery, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund. As part of the...

The Permanent Collection Exhibition is now open!

11 October 2010

The Permanent Collection Exhibition is now open!

After a great deal of hard work, the Archive Team’s Industrial Responses exhibition is now open. The team hung the display of works from the RBSA’s Permanent Collection on Sunday 10th October and, as you can see, much planning and measuring was involved! There will be a celebratory...

The Big Draw!

10 October 2010

The Big Draw!

Saturday the 9th October saw the return of the Big Draw at the RBSA Gallery. RBSA artists Gordon Shaw and Susan de la Haye transformed Gallery Floor One into an exciting hub of drawing activity by creating various ‘drawing stations’. Visitors were invited to try a range of materials,...