A series of exhibitions looking at the significance of sound and music in the Arts.
21 October 2011 - 15 January 2012
My Generation: The Glory Years of British Rock
A touring V&A exhibition
A series of photographs by Harry Goodwin taken on the set of ‘Top of the Pops’ from 1964 to 1973.
By Jony Easterby
A newly commissioned spectacular sound structure.
Home of Metal
By Steve Gerrard
Photographs by local rock photographer, Steve Gerrard.
Made in Birmingham - Reggae Punk Bhangra
Directed by Deborah Aston
Reggae, Punk and Bhangra musicians from Birmingham discuss their distinctive musical styles and the role of music in fostering a sense of collective identity in Birmingham.
Motor City Music Years
Produced by Independents Birmingham. Directed by Jonnie Turpie.
A short film documenting popular music in Birmingham from the 1960s to the 1990s.
Commissioned by Multistory
Interactive artwork that naturally amplifies people’s voices to make them sound enormous. By Julian Walker and Ian Moran
The Digital Jukebox
Music selected by local people. Interface by Steve Chamberlain
48 iconic tracks by local bands and artists from the midlands played on the gallery's touch screens.
New work by Josh Nimoy.
Gallery opening times:
Wednesday to Saturday, 10am - 5pm
Sunday, 11am - 3pm