GRAIN is an arts organisation dedicated to commissioning, facilitating and delivering ambitious, engaging and high quality photography projects, commissions, events and exhibitions.  We produce new work in collaboration with artists, photographers and communities and collaborate with major partners here and internationally to engage and work with new audiences and participants.

GRAIN is led by GRAIN Projects CIC, a unique and collaborative arts organisation, supported by Arts Council England and Birmingham City University.


Online Photo Café

Maryam Wahid, Camilla Brown, East Meets West, SEPN with Multistory and Rachel Barker

Online Talks Programme

Mark Neville, Jonny Briggs, Andrew Jackson, Lisa Barnard & Polly Braden

Open Call

2020 Commissions & Bursaries

Marco Kesseler

New Commission which will see him create new work about the hidden landscape where our food is produced and the seasonal staff that work tirelessly to harvest it.

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