Best Of Birmingham: Calling All Creatives 2019

Building on the success of 2018’s Best of Birmingham | Calling All Creatives competition the Birmingham Architectural Association (BAA) is accepting 2019 entries for your design work with a connection to Birmingham.

The show will be a creative platform to showcase and celebrate creative work from Birmingham, in a not-for-profit exhibition. Our aim is to bring together creatives from all around the UK to showcase creative design work with a strong connection to Birmingham. We welcome entries from architecture, photography, model-making, graphics, illustration, painting, landscape, interiors, and fine arts. The open platform allows the artists to exhibit their artwork in a flexible size that best suits their piece.



Professionals are invited to submit creative projects to be showcased. We welcome advertisement-free work with a connection to Birmingham.



We welcome students who are currently enrolled at UK universities and colleges to participate in the student category.


A call to Action for both categories:

Please follow these steps to successfully enter your project.

Send an email to with a brief description of the piece under 150 words.

Send up to three JPEG files to show the piece. JPEGs must be named in this format:

Professional/Student_Title of the piece_LastName_FirstName_Height(mm)xWidth(mm)xDepth(mm)_Material

All entries will receive a confirmation email to let applicants know they have successfully submitted.

Submission Deadline Monday 29th April at midnight.

The subject of the email should be: BAA Creative Birmingham exhibition + Title of the piece.


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