Category: Design

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Fuorisalone, design report - Milan Design Week 2015

Fuorisalone, design report – Milan Design Week 2015

This year, as each year gone, Milan Design week was larger than ever. The abundance of design in Birmingham’s sister city is entirely unavoidable. The scope of diversity, in scale, material, style and execution, is awe inspiring. For one week only the whole of the design world is in Milan – except this year. This […]

James Plant | “Plant” For Success

Everyone knows the big designer names, especially in the fashion industry. However, there is a pool of other designer goods and services that don’t get the same attention. It is a hard fact; one does not have it easy as a designer.There are those lucky few who manage to get out of the crowd and […]

Bham Made Me Burman Bears

Angela Burman | The Healing Power Of Bears

When we were kids, most of us have probably had a special teddy which we adored unconditionally. We were comforted by its friendship and loyalty, soft fur and fluffy appearance. We shared all our childhood dreams and secrets. Have you ever thought where it could be now? Storage room, charity container or maybe at your […]

Sara Page | The Art Of The Table

The way your kitchen looks says as much about you as your shoes! There are different approaches to decoration. Following trends with the way we dress is easy and sometimes inevitable while when decorating and choosing furniture we depend on a more personal and familiar sense of fashion. The kitchen is a place of creativity. […]

Monique Lee Millinery | Light Your Hat With a Clap!

What kind of image comes in mind when you think of… hats? For some, imagination might travel them back to the nineteen century when ladies’ hat fashion started flourishing. Just think about those romantic ladies with flowers and ribbons on their hats, what a lovely image. Others might be more practical and picture cozy knitted […]

Kathryn Moore

Birmingham City University’s world landscaping expert forges link with Sheffield University

Birmingham City University’s Professor Kathryn Moore has confirmed her status as one of the leading landscape architects in the world by overcoming strong competition to become Visiting Professor, Arnold Weddle Chair, at the University of Sheffield. She will continue in her role as Professor of Landscape Architecture at BCU’s Birmingham School of Architecture but will […]

British Science Festival 2014

Birmingham Made Me supports the 2014 British Science Festival taking place in Birmingham, 6-11 September. The British Science Association, in association with Birmingham City University and Birmingham City Council and in partnership with the University of Birmingham are bringing the British Science Festival to the city recognised as being at the forefront of scientific and technological advancement.

Schools Design Competition

Over 70 entries were received from schools to our Schools Design Awards. Our Schools Design Awards Celebration takes place Thursday 8th May, 5-6.30pm Millennium Point. Free and Open to All (link)

Beth Derbyshire, BCU, artistic inspiration behind the Festival of Imagination, Selfridges 5th and 7th February

FESTIVAL OF IMAGINATION. For the start of 2014, Selfridges Birmingham becomes a portal into the creative mind, as we explore the power of imagination to drive the process of innovation …and inform the shape of our future.