Multidisciplinary arts space that hosts an eclectic range of events and exhibitions.
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Wholesale Memory is a project run by Friction Arts to preserve the heritage and stories of Birmingham’s Wholesale Market. Supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund, they are working with traders, staff and customers to capture their tales of this unique space before it closes forever later in 2017. Throughout the day you can pop into […]
Recommended age: 18 Help us blow out the candles on ten years of festivaling, as we celebrate the coming of age and reaching double figures with a traditional Digbeth bacchanal. Our friends electric from over the years will be joining us to make joyful noises and brain-melting visuals including DJ’s Grindi (Club Unlikely), Lisa (Capsule) and Harun […]
Friction Arts are delighted to host a special screening event documenting and celebrating Birmingham subculture, featuring unseen footage unearthed from the attics of some of Brum music’s most notable characters. Also on the bill will be excerpts from the brand new live DVD of new wave favourites the Au Pairs, as well as line-dancing local […]