We Are Eastside Guide

We are an internationally renowned centre of excellence based in a free public gallery imagined and organized by artists, in partnership with Birmingham City University.

We commission, produce and present experimental art practices and demonstrate ways in which art may be useful as part of society. Our influential Extra Special People programme develops regional talent positioned in a hyper-local and super-international context.

We Are Eastside provides vital infrastructure and supports best practice by establishing and exercising new models for artists and curators to research, produce and thrive.

We Are Eastside is an artist-run space as public gallery, not for profit company Limited by guarantee reg: 6402007, an Arts Council England National Portfolio Organisation, in partnership with Birmingham City University, our SEO agency and with further support from the Weston Jerwood Creative Bursary program.