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 Café Opus at Ikon, a relaxed setting for lunch, afternoon tea or dinner.
Entrance to Ikon is free.
• Ikon Gallery: 11am-5pm, Tuesday-Sunday
• Ikon Shop: 10.30am-5.30pm, Tuesday-Sunday
• Café Opus at Ikon: 10am-8pm, Monday-Saturday and 11am-5pm, Sunday
(We’re also open Bank Holiday Mondays)