February edition of Area Culture Guide is here and features:
Exhibitions at Ikon Gallery, The Public, Mead, New Art Gallery Walsall
Features: Made in the Jewellery Quarter, Hidden City, Valentines
Travel: Sligo and Dublin
Food: Kinnaree Thai
Fashion & Shopping: Sandford Jr, Valentine Gift Guide
Competitions: Lomography, Crufts
Read your issue here and look out for it in shops, bars, restaurants, hotels and visitor centres.
Check out the December edition of Area Culture Guide here. Featuring:
Art: John Myers, Stuart Whipps, My Generation
Music: Tom Smith (editors) with Funny Looking Angels
Food: Spiceal Street
As well as: Christmas Theatre, Festive Events, Gift Guides, Listings and Competitions
Cover by Leanne Jones
As usual there are LOADS of great things to keep you busy and out of trouble this weekend. Here are our recommendations… Continue reading
Housing some of the finest jazz, funk and soul artists last year, including Sun Ra’s Arkestra, Mostly Jazz resurfaces for a second time, adding to the bill an array of talent that aims to promote fresh diversity. Appearances this year include Booker T, The Cinematic Orchestra, Birmingham Jazz Assemble and Brass Roots. There will even be a DJ set from everyone’s favourite Liverpudlian Craig Charles. Check out the Swing Meadow Stage for its spoken word performers. Continue reading
Monster Jam 2011 is hitting Derby’s Pride Park Stadium on the 28th and 29th May 2011 bringing the scariest, fastest and baddest Monster Trucks with it. To celebrate Area Culture Guide has two exclusive tickets to give away! Continue reading
Legendary Midlands based promoters The Catapult Club, who helped to establish local acts from throughout the region, including Ocean Colour Scene, Editors, Dodgy, Kasabian and The Twang, this March celebrated its 10th year of promoting gigs at Birmingham’S 02 Academy. Continue reading
Excited to hear that there is a new creative space to add to Birmingham’s already diverse cultural landscape. The Studio, Digbeth is located next door to the wonderful young people’s charity Fairbridge. The charity supports and works with de-motivated young people aged between 13 and 25 providing them with skills and opportunities to change their lives for the better. Continue reading
Here is the December/January combined edition of Area Culture Guide for your viewing pleasure.
Be sure to pick one up – they are HOT off the presses and we know how fast they move.
This issue is light enough on the Xmas theme but we do have some cracking competitions for you to enter if the thought of spending your hard earned cash on others is too much for you to deal with.
West Midlands you are being very good to us with all your amazing events. We’ve put together some of the best for your monthly digest of arts, music, fashion, food and more… Check out the latest guide or pick it up at a venue near you.