State of flux

Local group to debate the state of the region’s arts scene.

In response to the challenges that artists, curators, and galleries face today, local arts project Room7 present an evening of talks and discussions on the contemporary arts of the West Midlands. During the symposium they will examine wider topics such as the relevance of contemporary art in society, and a consideration of the status of contemporary art and artists post-Brexit.

The programme includes talks by Director of New Art West Midlands Craig Ashley and Cheryl Jones, Director of Grand Union, a practice workshop where the audience are encouraged to respond to the artworks on display, and a roundtable conversation with the four artists featured in the show, FLUX, James Lomax, Zoe Robertson, Intervention Architecture, and Mark Houghton.

Tea, coffee and a glass of wine is included in the entrance fee, light refreshments will also be available

Tickets £5/£3 concessions must be pre-booked as numbers are limited. Tickets can be ordered via Eventbrite