Volume: Birmingham’s Art, Book & Print Fair / 5-7 December

A celebration of the very best in independent publishing, this event will include speakers, panel discussions, workshops and a fair. Volume is being produced by Capsule for the Library of Birmingham in collaboration with a number of Birmingham arts organisations, showcasing the wealth and breadth of publishing expertise in the region. Each organisation will produce… Read More Volume: Birmingham’s Art, Book & Print Fair / 5-7 December

Capsule presents Melt Banana + Thrilling Headgear + Glatze / May 27th Rainbow Warehouse

Capsule are delighted to announce the return of MELT BANANA who will perform in Birmingham on May 27 at the Rainbow Warehouse. Tickets from HERE From the whip-like crack of Yako’s signature staccato vocals and impossible-to-memorize lyrics to the relentless overdrive tempo of their one-of-a-kind prog-core, MELT BANANA have long resided in a cybertopia of… Read More Capsule presents Melt Banana + Thrilling Headgear + Glatze / May 27th Rainbow Warehouse

Capsule presents… The Ex + Rattle + Health & Efficiency + Milque & Muhle showcase

Capsule are excited to announce THE EX will playing Birmingham at the Hare & Hounds on April 18th. Buy tickets Since emerging in 1979, Dutch anarcho-punk band THE EX have embarked on a series of adventurous collaborations, making their musical style impossible to confine to any one genre. Beginning in the 80s The Ex partnered… Read More Capsule presents… The Ex + Rattle + Health & Efficiency + Milque & Muhle showcase

Capsule present Dinos Chapman / 25th October

Culture 24 preview Dinos Chapman’s performance at Bring To Light 25th October, Rainbow Warehouse. “Chapman has named Luftbobler after the bubbles in a Norwegian Aero bar. He’s outlining his plans ahead of Bring to Light, a three-day festival as part of the new Library of Birmingham’s inaugural programme where he’ll star alongside the likes of… Read More Capsule present Dinos Chapman / 25th October

Library of Birmingham Discovery season announced

Capsule are delighted to announce our four month opening season for the Library of Birmingham. The season, which will run from Tuesday 3 September – 31st December is produced & curated by Capsule, supported by Arts Council England. The Discovery Season programme is inspired by the Library’s internationally-important archives and special collections, and draws on… Read More Library of Birmingham Discovery season announced

I DON’T FEEL AT HOME IN THIS WORLD ANYMORE

Capsule and Vivid Projects present a night of amazing footage from the Alan Lomax archive and Mississippi Records, featuring rarely seen film shot during Alan Lomax’s North American travels between 1978 to 1985 and Mississippi Record’s own enormous library of folk blues, gospel, esoteric, international and punk music. I DON’T FEEL AT HOME IN THIS… Read More I DON’T FEEL AT HOME IN THIS WORLD ANYMORE

First plans for the Library ‘Discovery’ season announced

Highlights of the new Library of Birmingham’s four-month Discovery Season, which will run from the opening on Tuesday 3rd September until 31st December, are announced. The season is curated and produced by Capsule, Arts Council England support for the Discovery Season was confirmed earlier this year. Taking its inspiration from the Library’s internationally-important archives and… Read More First plans for the Library ‘Discovery’ season announced

Artist opportunties – Library of Birmingham opening season

Capsule have announced two call outs for artists to produce exciting work for the Library of Birmingham opening season. We are looking for artists/organisations to take on week long residencies within an exciting space designed by Studio Myerscough (draft image above), and we will also commission an artist/illustrator to create new work to sit in… Read More Artist opportunties – Library of Birmingham opening season