Re-Futured Towers: Live Project

February 18, 2014

We are very excited to announce that we will be running a Live Architecture Project to coincide with Love Architecture Festival in June: http://www.lovearchitecture.org/ Dan Bagnall, an architecture graduate from Birmingham School of Architecture will be leading the project which considers future- and alternative uses of the Folly in three dimensions.  A tower-like construction will be […]

Feature: Birmingham’s hidden Spaces

December 26, 2013

We were lucky enough to be approached by Associated Architects earlier in the year to feature in their article: Birmingham’s Hidden Spaces.  Today the article went live: http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/lifestyle/birminghams-hidden-spaces-perrotts-folly-6443429 Ravenhurst Cottages,which forms part of Trident Reach’s portfolio of young people’s services, also features. http://www.birminghampost.co.uk/all-about/birmingham A further installment will be published next week in the Birmingham Post. […]

Sound Bites

December 14, 2013

We’ve had a busy few weeks behind the scenes at the Folly, putting all our plans for the coming year into motion. Simon and Duncan are no exception and have been composing works using sound collected on the drawing day. We will be having an open day early next year in which their work will […]

Unusual Drawing Across the City

October 14, 2013

Our drawing day has just been listed with the Big Draw and the Family Arts Festival: Folly Futures: The Big Draw If you’re stuck for ideas or want to find some more unusual drawing activities before 03rd Nov, take a look at their website: http://www.familyartsfestival.com/ http://www.campaignfordrawing.org/bigdraw/