Follow artist and anthropologist Liz Hingley as she captures intriguing images that give us a glimpse into the lives of women past and present around campus.


‘Making Space’ celebrates the achievements of inspiring women from the University of Birmingham, creates a positive platform for female figures today and considers what we need to achieve in order to make a better space for women on campus and beyond.

Use the hashtag #UoBMakingSpace to follow Liz’s journey as she explores the University’s art work, artefacts and installations to bring to light the lives of inspirational women from the University’s past, present and future. Be sure to join in the conversation on social media and across campus.

We made space for… the first female student residents in the UK

We are making space to… discuss women’s challenges in the workplace

We need to make more space for… women at the top

Watch this space...