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Ikon Gallery

1 Oozells Square, Brindleyplace, Birmingham, B1 2HS

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Ikon is Birmingham's leading contemporary art gallery.   Located in a dramatic Victorian building - formerly a boarding school - Ikon presents a regular programme of exhibitions, events, learning workshops and seminars, representing some of the world's best visual artists. Don't miss the famous singing lift, designed by Turner Prize-winner Martin Creed. Ikon also houses Birmingham's only independent arts bookshop and Cafe, a relaxed setting for lunch, afternoon tea or dinner.      

Entrance to Ikon is free, for more information visit ikon-gallery.org.      

 

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      • Cafe

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      • COVID-19 measures in place

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      • Toilets

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      Events

      Friday, 25 November 2022 - Monday, 1 May 2023

      Ho Tzu NyenHorror in the Modernist BlockIkon presents new and recent work by 20 UK and international contemporary artists exploring the relationship between the aesthetics of architectural modernism and horror.
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      Tuesday, 21 February 2023 - Sunday, 26 February 2023

      Horror in the Modernist Block (2022)Coventry University Student ShowcaseFree, suggested donation £5 No need to book, just drop in Events Room, First Floor For additional access enquiries please contact learning@ikon-gallery.org
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      Tuesday, 7 March 2023 - Sunday, 19 March 2023

      Foka Wolf, Enter chaos (2019). Image courtesy the artistFoka Wolf: Why Are We Stuck in Hospital?This exhibition is in our Events Room, First Floor For additional access enquiries please contact learning@ikon-gallery.org
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      Monday, 20 March 2023 - Monday, 20 March 2023

      Horror in the Modernist Block (2022)Birmingham City University Student ShowcaseFree, suggested donation £5 No need to book, just drop in Events Room, First Floor For additional access enquiries please contact learning@ikon-gallery.org
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      Tuesday, 25 April 2023 - Tuesday, 25 April 2023

      Horror in the Modernist Block (2022)Exhibition Tour with Lucy MounfieldFree, suggested donation £5 First and Second Floor Galleries For additional access enquiries please contact learning@ikon-gallery.org A British Sign Language interpreter can be provided. Please contact us at least 10 working days in advance of the event to request a BSL interpreter
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      Wednesday, 17 May 2023 - Sunday, 3 September 2023

      Melati Suryodarmo, I'm a Ghost in My Own House.Melati SuryodarmoThis exhibition is on our First & Second Floor For additional access enquiries please contact learning@ikon-gallery.org
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      Wednesday, 20 September 2023 - Friday, 22 December 2023

      Dean Kelland, Walk A Mile in My Shoes (2022)Dean Kelland: Imposter SyndromeThis exhibition is on our Second Floor For additional access enquiries please contact learning@ikon-gallery.org
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      Opening Times

      * Monday - Closed
      Tuesday - Opens: 11:00 Closes: 17:00
      Wednesday - Opens: 11:00 Closes: 17:00
      Thursday - Opens: 11:00 Closes: 17:00
      Friday - Opens: 11:00 Closes: 17:00
      Saturday - Opens: 11:00 Closes: 17:00
      Sunday - Opens: 11:00 Closes: 17:00

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