Tag: BMAG

Home of Metal clocks in from tomorrow

  Should you be interested in the music known as Heavy Metal, or the history of the West Midlands, then this summer there’s an afternoon at least of your time that needs to be dedicated to the Home of Metal.…

Don’t Lose Your Head, Carry On

From Birmingham News Room: “Curators from Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery have secured funding to restore sculptor William Bloye’s 1934 statue of the Greek God Pan, which formerly had pride of place the West garden at Aston Hall. Just one…

We’re claiming that

And we churn: “Made in Birmingham presents over 50 stunning archive images by the Birmingham photographer, John Collier, documenting the extraordinary Exhibition of Local Manufactures and Natural History, held at the Bingley Hall in 1886. Following the design of the…

New for 2009 Supremes!!!!!

Uploaded with plasq‘s Skitch! Perhaps as a counterpoint to the Home of Metal, but maybe for no other reason than they’re doing the rounds BM&AG has an exhibition  of  “the stunning performance costumes worn by The Supremes”.  Apart from a…

New plans for BMAG

The detailed as ever Birmingham Central blog on the current and future building plans for the Museum and Art Gallery. [link]

If they build it, they will come

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery have just come into some money, £300,000, and they’re going to use it to create a gallery showing Birmingham’s history from medieval times to the present day. I’m sure we used to have something a…