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BOM 2.0 – What have we been up to?

BOM 2.0 – What have we been up to?

As you know BOM’s physical home, our central Birmingham building, is undergoing a rather radical makeover. Making the building as accessible as possible, we are installing a lift, building a new gallery and co-working space, relighting the interior to be…

Summer Camp 2018

Summer Camp 2018

Summer Camp is back! Our Summer Camp returns for it’s fourth year. This August (20th – 24th) we are running 5 days of workshops based on Artificial Intelligent Inventions! Join us in our newly refurbished space to have fun and…

Open Call for Fully-funded Indonesia Residency

Open Call for Fully-funded Indonesia Residency

PROJECT: Sarinah, apa kabarmu? (Sarinah, how are you?) BOM (Birmingham Open Media), Lifepatch and British Council Deadline for Proposals: Friday 15 December 2017, 5pm BOM (Birmingham Open Media), Lifepatch (a citizen arts – science – technology organisation in Yogyakarta, Indonesia) and…

Open Call for BOM Fellows 2018 – 2019

Open Call for BOM Fellows 2018 – 2019

BOM Fellows 2018 – 2019: Open Call for Expressions of Interest Deadline for proposals: Friday 15 December, 5pm BOM is inviting proposals for new Fellows from April 2018 – March 2019. With access to a Fellows Incubator programme of tailored professional development,…

Lunarticks Workshops coming soon!

Lunarticks Workshops coming soon!

BOM is pleased to announce a series of workshops for children aged 7+ with their friends and family.  Led by Juneau Projects the workshops, inspired by Birmingham’s industrial history, will encourage children to build and customise their own mechanical ticks (the small…

Swoompipe at the V&A

Swoompipe at the V&A

BOM Fellow Ben Neal and the Swoomptheeng collective presented The Swoompipe at the V&A Museum’s 7th annual Digital Design Weekend on 23rd and 24th September 2017 as part of the London Design Festival. The Digital Design Weekend is a weekend of…

Changes afoot at BOM

Changes afoot at BOM

We’re excited to be embarking on a new phase that will see BOM undergo a major building refurbishment, take ownership of our own café space and create a fully accessible building to welcome the public. We have been working with…

NPO Announcement

NPO Announcement

We’re absolutely thrilled to be a new, Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation from 2018 – 2022! This is a major turning point for BOM – a new organisation developing radical practice at the intersection of art, technology and science….

Genecraft Biohack

Genecraft Biohack

The Genecraft Biohack was a day of workshops, talks and discussion looking at genetics and art. It was coordinated by our Cultural Intern Patricia Nistor. The day covered a wide array of exciting topics and prompted many challenging discussions. It was a great success…

Meet Patricia, Patrick and Karolina

Meet Patricia, Patrick and Karolina

So it’s a new year and BOM is happily full of new faces. Along with welcoming all our new Fellows, we also said “hello” to our new intern Patricia and Karolina, Project Coordinator for our upcoming STEAM Autism Programme. Patricia…