The Photography Hub and Network for the West Midlands.

Welcome to GRAIN

GRAIN is a new strategic hub and network for photography and photographers in the West Midlands. We create, facilitate and deliver ambitious, engaging and high quality photography projects, commissions and exhibitions. We work with and develop photographers of local, national and international significance and collaborate with major partners here and overseas reaching new audiences and building the infrastructure and profile for photography. We are unique being based at the new Library of Birmingham and in our connection with the national and international Designated photography collections. We are committed to developing new and high quality opportunities for photography in the region.


In search of George Cartlidge 'In September a Staffordshire Hilltop' on 14th October 2014 - 22nd February 2015

BOM - Chaos Computer Club on 15th November 2014 - 1st March 2015

I sell the Shadow to Save the Substance: Lucy Hutchinson on 2nd December 2014 - 22nd February 2015

Some Cities - Developing Documentary Photography Projects - 12 week programme on 6th January 2015 - 10th March 2015

Some Cities - Full Weekend Analogue B+W Course on 29th January 2015 - 30th January 2015

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