We can now announce more information for the Futuremakers project, with the full team, participants and residency details.
Futuremakers is an exhibition and participatory programme over the summer of 2017. Three makers-in-residence will occupy the Arena Gallery for six weeks working with school groups, public programmes to play, make, build a number of pavilions in Cannon Hill Park.
– Zoe Robertson/The Dual Works, 10-21 July
– Simon & Tom Bloor, 24 July-4 August
– Birmingham Co.LAB, 7-18 August
– The Big Review, the project’s closing event, will be on Wednesday 30th August. Hosted and coordinated by Emily Warner.
An exhibition will display works and projects on the theme of play, make, build alongside an ongoing curated display of the makers programme. Exhibition opens Saturday 17th June.
Full team Credits:
Curation and Maker programme – Alessandro Columbano
Exhibition design and graphics – Birmingham Co.LAB and Zohra Abbas
Public participation programme – Trevor Pitts
Mac Birmingham production team – Jessica Litherland, Claire Marshall, Sonya Russell Saunders, Silas Woods
Additional Support from Hawkins/Brown Architects.