circa1815: The Type City website has this collection of signage in Birmingham. I like how typography in hard industrial settings has to work doubly hard: finesse married with brawn, aesthetics with utility. This is great, and this whole website is … Continue reading →
That last post has got me thinking quite seriously about how awesome Birmingham is. There’s a whole universe of artists and performance going on in Digbeth and the East Side that I didn’t even know existed! Our lockup, like a lot of other Brum bands’, is in the Jewellery Quarter and so we inevitably end up gravitating there, but the sheer wealth of music and art and brilliance in Birmingham that hides away is always amazing.
More people need to be proud to be from this place!
charmedkwuark: We Are Eastside “Underneath Eastside’s arches you’ll find a whole host of organisations making and presenting film, music, visual arts, digital media, craft, literature, and photography – and some great pubs and cafes too. We Are Eastside is a … Continue reading →