New Art West Midlands kicks off next week at Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, The Barber Institute of Fine Arts, Grand Union and Wolverhampton Art Gallery. The galleries have teamed up with visual arts network Turning Point West Midlands in order to showcase the creative talent and new work of emerging artists in the West Midlands region.
All exhibiting artists have graduated from one of the region’s undergraduate and postgraduate fine art degree courses in the past three years. Out of the 23 artists exhibiting, five will also be given the opportunity to undertake an exhibition, residency or project at a West Midlands gallery, including New Art Gallery Walsall, mac birmingham, The Library of Birmingham, Airspace Gallery in Stoke and A3 Project Space in Digbeth.
New Art West Midlands runs from 14 February to the end of May.