PAST PROJECTS

Talk Programme

Indre Serpytyte | 13th June | Rugby Art Gallery & Museum

GRAIN Paid Internship

6 Months June - November

‘When The Golden Sun Is Sinking’, Indre Serpytyte

Exhibition | Rugby Art Gallery & Museum | 7 May – 22 June 2019

Portfolio Review Day in Partnership with Multistory

Saturday 29th June | 10am - 5pm | Wesley Methodist Church

East Meets West Exhibition

Format Festival 15th March - 14th April, Quad & The Eagle Market

What Photography has in Common with an Empty Vase by Edgar Martins

Format Festival 15th March - 14th April, Quad

GRAIN Bursary Award 2019

The bursary offers an award of £2,000 to support the making of new work in the rural West Midlands.

The Face Of Suffrage, Talks Programme

21st November Helen Marshall, 12th December Dr Nicola Gauld, 10th January Anand Chhabra & Geoff Broadway

What Photography and Incarceration have in Common with an Empty Vase

A Symposium on Incarceration, Absence, Photography and Fiction.

Sixteen ; Working with Photographer Kate Peters

Led by Open Eye, a project that opens up conversations with young people about their hopes and fears.

THE FACE OF SUFFRAGE

A new large scale art installation to celebrate 100 years of Votes for Women by Helen Marshall

Settling

New Work by Sam Ivin

GRAIN Talks Programme

Photographers Talks Announced

Inverted landscapes

Camera Obscura by David Bethell

Photographers’ Talks

GRAIN is pleased to announce three new Photographers' Talks dates

Noises in the Blood

Exhibition by Lua Ribeira at Argentea Gallery

Indre Serpytyte

Research and Commission

Sacred Things: Elalmadinah … To The City

An exhibition by Liz Hingley - Artist Talk date announced

Saddleworth

Responding to a Landscape, by Matthew Murray

GRAIN Portfolio Development Day

At The Herbert Museum and Art Gallery, Coventry

Responding to a Landscape

Symposium at mac In association with the Matthew Murray exhibition

SETTLING

Residency led by Sam Ivin, a collaboration with Appetite

GRAIN and Engine Bursary

Awarded to Lily Wales

Photography Residency

Awarded to Sam Ivin

The State of Photography II

A Symposium event on Fri 16th Jun 2017

ENGINE AND GRAIN BURSARY AWARD

A joint professional development bursary of £1,000

GRAIN Portfolio Award

Awarded to Jessa Fairbrother at Format Festival

EVOLUTION Explored

Magnum Photos Exhibition, Shrewsbury

The Fireside and the Sanctuary

New work by Mark Wright at Format International Photography Festival 2017

GRAIN Bursary 2017

Awarded to Caitriona Dunnett

Redeye’s Speed Networking

Designed to take the fear out of networking for Photographers and Artirts

Dimitri Haddad;

International Residency Exchange Artist

Hothouse Birmingham

GRAIN is delighted to be working in collaboration with Redeye

GRAIN Bursary

Apply now for a bursary that supports artistic development

EAST MEETS WEST

Exhibition of Contemporary Photography and Moving Image

GRAIN Portfolio Development Day

Delivered at and in partnership with mac

GRAIN Audience Development Survey and Strategy

Thank you to everyone who contributed

International Photography Residency

Successful applicant Anneka French announced

Kern Baby, A Child For Sacrifice

Faye Claridge Library of Birmingham 11 March – 7 June 2016

Spirit is a Bone

Broomberg & Chanarin commission

Responding to the Archive

GRAIN initiated professional development activities

In Camera: Mat Collishaw

18 September 2015 – 10 January 2016 The Gallery, Library of Birmingham

ALBUM 31

Exhibition 19 June - 29 August 2015, Library of Birmingham Gallery

Faye Claridge Residency

and co-commission with Library of Birmingham and Compton Verney

Grain Publication

Marking 2 years of ambitious activity

Mining the Archive

A collaboration with The Swarm and University of Birmingham Digital Humanities Hub

5 PLUS 5

An exhibition partnership with IED MADRID, curated by Moritz Neumüller

The State of Photography Symposium

23rd January 2015 at Library of Birmingham

I Sell the Shadow to Save the Substance

Lucy Hutchinson Exhibition

The City of Six Towns

Mark Power, Exhibition 18 Nov - 20 Feb

GRAIN Photography Practice and Support

Professional Development Opportunities in collaboration with regional partners

Magnum Photos Symposium

Hosted at Library of Birmingham with Magnum Photographer Olivia Arthur

Guangzhou Exchange

Artists Exchange and Exhibition Guangzhou Library

EMPIRE: Jon Tonks

Co-commissioned and co-produced touring photography exhibition

PLANE MATERIALS

Co-commission for Brighton Photo Biennial 2014

Mat Collishaw Commission

New artist co-commission with The New Art Gallery Walsall

After the Image

Exhibiting at UNSEEN Photo Fair

GRAIN Growth

Business Development

NPS6

Hosted at Library of Birmingham

NEWFOTOSCAPES

A GRAIN Research Partnership - book now available

The Photographers’ Wall

a space in the Library of Birmingham dedicated to photography and photographers

Mining the Archive: Exploring the Intentional and Unintentional Archive

Collaborative Arts Triple Helix Research and Development Project

Photography And The Archive

A GRAIN research partnership

GRAIN Audience Development Survey

GRAIN conducts the largest regional survey of photography

The Black Kingdom – Brian Griffin

GRAIN is delighted to have been a partner in THE BLACK KINGDOM project with Dewi Lewis Publishing.

GRAIN prize winner

Andrea Meichsner wins new GRAIN Library of Birmingham photography prize at FORMAT

Format Exposure Prize

GRAIN is sponsoring a new prize, at FORMAT EXPOSURE.

Findings

by Tom Hunter


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