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Artists wanted for online residency

Artists wanted for online residency

Online Micro Residency with BOM (UK) and Videotage (HK) Application deadline: 15 July (Friday 15 July, 5pm UK time / Midnight HK time) Shortlisting of artists: 25th July Residency: Mon 5 – Fri 9 September (there is no flexibility with…

Play away!

Play away!

It hasn’t escaped anyone’s notice here, that when our exhibitions feature things to do that include some kind of playful activity, whether that’s drawing and making, or digital gaming fun, it’s not only the kids that get stuck in. There’s…

Am I Autistic?

Am I Autistic?

New, free resource to guide people in understanding their pre diagnosed autism Click to download your own copy of Am I Autistic? BOM’s programmes have been supporting autistic adults to access and thrive in the digital and creative industries since 2018….

BOM and The Queen’s Baton

BOM and The Queen’s Baton

BOM is proud to have played a key role in the creation of the Queens Baton for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Over the last year BOM has led the development of the creative technology and interactive elements of the…

decode data with our new exhibition

decode data with our new exhibition

Our decode exhibition is an invitation to re-examine our relationship with data technologies through the work of four extraordinary Black artists and activists, who take on the human and machine generated technologies, subverting them into more supportive and inclusive experiences…

Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton

Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton

BOM Leads the Technology Development for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Queen’s Baton, with Product Designers Raymont Osman, Artist Laura Nyahuye and Fabricators Kajul. The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games has unveiled the design of The Queen’s Baton and details of…

Art & Tech Social is back!

Art & Tech Social is back!

We have been running Art & Tech Social since 2017, the idea is to bring people together to explore art and tech with the addition of drinks and a curry! Sadly Covid ruined our chances of sharing a curry over…

Stay curious, ask a scientist…

Stay curious, ask a scientist…

Our current exhibition, Atmospheric Encounters, covers the work of the High Altitude Bioprospecting (HAB) team, a group with an extraordinary broad skillset between them, including biochemistry, technology, engineering, robotics, mathematics and art. Bought together by a shared interest in microbiology,…

Sublime highways of the air

Sublime highways of the air

By Melissa Grant, written as part of ‘Atmospheric Encounters‘, BOM’s exhibition 19 May – 28 August 2021. A whole new perspective can be gained from being aloft in a balloon. Far from the violent wrenching experienced when taking off in…