We are a production and development company building infrastructure, relationships and platforms to support sustainable creativity in cities.
A new way to experience the city of Birmingham. A hotel imagined and led by artists, open for all. a community hub, eatery, a place to relax and connect. accommodation and spaces to work, develop, perform and exhibit. the hotel will be a multipurpose destination with its own dedicated arts and public programme.
an active research project exploring how artists reimagine the world and develop models of change relevant to culture, citizenship and the future. ALTERNATIVE CIVICS ASKS how artistry can CREATE PRACTICAL SOLUTIONS TO PROBLEMS WHILE redefiNING economics, citizenship and our relationship with environment.
PROTOTYPE gives space to artists and producers sharing prototypes of their ideas, in whatever way best represents their project: performance, maquette, presentation, reading, etc. The audience donate their ideas, cash and contacts. Select projects receive seed funding to make their ideas happen.
a network of creative (arts, media & events) producers, curators, organisers and administrators of colour. In partnership with BAMWorks, the forum addresses racial inequalities that are prevalent in the creative industries, particularly in relation to access (of opportunity, resources, etc), asking how POC can organise, share and build with efficiency and equity.