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Ikon Gallery

Oozells Square, BIRMINGHAM, West Midlands, 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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      Wednesday, 15 September 2021 - Sunday, 21 November 2021

      Bill Woodrow Richard DeaconAn exhibition of collaborative works by acclaimed British artists Bill Woodrow and Richard Deacon.
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      Wednesday, 15 September 2021 - Sunday, 21 November 2021

      Mit Jai Inn: DreamworldA major exhibition by leading Thai artist Mit Jai Inn.
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      Friday, 3 December 2021 - Sunday, 13 February 2022

      Betsy Bradley, Feng Shui, (2020), Acrylic on Organza, 110 x 75cm, Courtesy the artistBetsy Bradley: Chasing RainbowsFor her first major solo exhibition, Midlands-based artist Betsy Bradley explores painting as a life force that traces "the dance between thought and action".
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      Friday, 3 December 2021 - Sunday, 13 February 2022

      James T Hong, De Anima (video still), 2021, 2-channel video installation, colour, sound, 19:26 minutes © Courtesy the artist and Empty Gallery, Hong KJames T Hong: AnimalTaiwanese-American artist and filmmaker James T Hong has been making provocative films for the past twenty years. Focusing on ideas of morality, his work prompts viewers to question their own biases and received wisdom through confronting and often humorous philosophical narratives. This is his…
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      Tel: 0121 248 0708

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      * Tuesday - Sunday, 11am - 5pm.
      Closed Mondays and during exhibition installation.

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      Ikon shop, BirminghamIkon Shop is Birmingham’s only specialist art bookshop, stocking a range of books, cards, artists’ limited editions, homeware and gifts relating to art, design, photography, architecture and contemporary culture.


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