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Nobel Prize winner Professor Al Roth visited the University of Birmingham to give a guest lecture.

Beale Lecture Series 2014/15

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27 January-3 March 2015Beale Lecture Series 2014/15

The School of Civil Engineering will be running its popular series of industrial lectures on Tuesday early evening during term-time. All students in the School, and anyone interested in the topic, are welcome. Each talk will be given by an engineer working in the civil engineering (or related) industry and the series will prove interesting, informative and an opportunity to meet potential employers – as well as giving students an insight into what they might be doing themselves in the not-to-distant-future.read more

Rebel Visions: The War Art of CRW Nevinson
24 October 2014-25 January 2015Rebel Visions: The War Art of CRW Nevinson
The Naked and The Nude
31 October 2014-18 January 2015The Naked and The Nude
Everything is Lost by Patrick Dandy
1 December 2014-13 February 2015Everything is Lost by Patrick Dandy
Bramall Comedy Night: Ivo Graham, Nathan Caton and Holly Walsh

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15 January 2015Bramall Comedy Night: Ivo Graham, Nathan Caton and Holly Walsh

The Bramall Music building presents its monthly comedy night, compered by Ivo Graham, joined by Nathan Caton and Holly Walsh.read more

Gods and Heroes

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23 January-25 May 2015Gods and Heroes

Epic ambitions underpin this display inspired by Hercules and Caucus, the magnificent chiaroscuro woodcut by Hendrick Goltzius, recently acquired for the gallery. Gods and Heroes includes prints after Titian, Michelangelo and Rubens, featuring subjects drawn from both ancient mythology and the Judo-Christian tradition. It seeks to uncover the methods and motives behind the representation of the superhuman and supernatural in art.read more

Rebel Visions: The War Art of CRW Nevinson
24 October 2014-25 January 2015Rebel Visions: The War Art of CRW Nevinson
The Naked and The Nude
31 October 2014-18 January 2015The Naked and The Nude
Everything is Lost by Patrick Dandy
1 December 2014-13 February 2015Everything is Lost by Patrick Dandy
Forward 100: Birmingham at War
6 January-27 March 2015Forward 100: Birmingham at War
Gods and Heroes
23 January-25 May 2015Gods and Heroes
New Art West Midlands
13 February-17 May 2015New Art West Midlands
Professor Paula Mendes' Inaugural Lecture - It's a Small World: Nanotechnology meets Biology and Medicine

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14 January 2015Professor Paula Mendes' Inaugural Lecture - It's a Small World: Nanotechnology meets Biology and Medicine

Nanotechnology, a frontier area of science and technology, describes the emerging ability to understand and control matter at the nanoscale (between 1 and 100 nanometers). This fast-growing and fascinating field of study has been providing many opportunities to reshape the electronics industry into a quest for ever-more-powerful computers and communications devices.read more

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