Occupy White Walls: democratising art at Birmingham Museums

Linda Spurdle, Digital Development Manager at Birmingham Museums Trust, and Yarden Yaroshevski, CEO and founder of games creator StikiPixels, discuss Occupy White Walls (OWW), which draws hundreds of artworks from the museums’ collections into a game centring on a virtual art gallery – via Blooloop.

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The first of four new publications celebrating 40 years of a-n, guest edited by Birmingham-based Black Hole Club.

Leamington Spa-based digital artist Rosa Francesca talks about her practice and those that inspire her – via Voice Magazine.

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Cold War Steve’s latest work – an homage to his hometown of Birmingham – features a glittering cast of local luminaries set against a 19th Century cityscape. Find out more about this new commission from Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery and Vivid Projects. – via BBC