Cultivating spaces for extraordinary artists

Birmingham 2022 Festival: Callout

The Birmingham 2022 Festival is excited to receive proposals from artists and cultural organisations based in Birmingham and the West Midlands in response to one of three specific creative briefs, listed below.

1. Nature
Green spaces, urban nature and canals​​​​​​​

2. Trams
Social transport heritage​​​​​​​

3. Blackart
The Black Art Movement in the West Midlands​​​​​​​

Each brief has been developed in collaboration with supporting organisations from the region and should reach audiences and/or participants based across live and digital platforms.

We are particularly interested in projects that will engage our priority groups, namely

  • Children and young people
  • d/Deaf and disabled people
  • People and communities that established cultural institutions do not regularly, or
  • easily, engage
  • People and communities with roots in other Commonwealth nations and territories

To make a proposal, please download the information below and read it carefully.

The deadline for Stage 1 proposals is 27 April 2021.

For full details visit the website.