Digbeth First Friday – September 2016
Tomorrow it will be the first Friday of September, and by now you should all know that means it’s Digbeth First Friday!
See below for some of the events taking place this month:
Wódka & Wycinaki
Centrala, 4 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, B5 5RT
A late night traditional Polish paper cutting workshop, with vodka cocktails and pierogi (tasty filled dumplings). Kamil Tatra’ exhibition Exodus will also be open to view.
Mitra Saboury: Pulling Walls
Grand Union, 19 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, B5 5RS
Grand Union are delighted to present the launch of a two-part solo exhibition of new work by Mitra Saboury, curated by Anneka French. The works will be on show at Grand Union until 4 November, and at Millennium Point from 5 September.
Short Circuit Public Opening
Stryx, 13 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, B5 5RS
The first Short Circuit exhibition opens to the public on Friday 2 September 2016 to coincide with Digbeth First Friday featuring a live performances of ‘Sonification Studies’ by Antonio Roberts.
Goodbye Forever Bonfire Party
Edible Eastside, 122 Fazeley Street, B5 5RS
This is Edible Eastside’s last Digbeth First Friday. Join them in helping clear the site with a massive bonfire, fireworks, free food, and cheap beer. What’s not to love?!
Pecha Kucha at The Woodman
The Woodman, New Canal Street, B5 5LG
Pecha Kucha is the presentation format that demands a minimum of fuss – presenters choose 20 slides and have just 20 seconds per slide to get their point across. This edition features talks on experiences of refugee camps, confessions of a banker, Chinese DIY quick fixes, Afrofuturism and more!