Researching the past; volunteers delve into the archives

One of our volunteers Surura tells us a little bit about her journey to discover more about our building and neighbouring buildings in the Jewellery Quarter. Read more

RICS Awards 2019 - West Midlands

We were delighted to be judged 'Highly Commended' in the 2019 RICS Awards for the West Midlands for the New Standard Works Read more

Autism: Re-imagining Our Potential - A Living Conference on Neurodiversity 19 & 20 July

Join Ruskin Mill Trust and Hay Festival for a two-day Living Conference on neurodiversity, autism, and re-imagining our potential. Book your tickets now for 19 or 20 July and be a part of the conversation. Read more

British Glass Biennale 2019 - selected artists

The Ruskin Mill Land Trust, in association with the Worshipful Company of Glass Sellers, is delighted to announce the artists for the 2019 British Glass Biennale exhibition. Over two days an expert panel of judges chaired by Róisín de Buitléar and comprising of Dr Jane Cook, Monica Guggisberg, Angel Monzon, and Cathy Shankland, selected the very best of this year’s entries, all of which achieved a very high standard. Read more

Festival Masterclasses

The masterclasses are back and now open for bookings. Join us in August to learn new skills and make new friends. Read more

British Glass Biennale 2019 – LATEST NEWS

WE ARE DELIGHTED TO ANNOUNCE A NEW PRIZE FOR 2019. The Glass Arts Society have confirmed they will sponsor an ‘International Artists Award’ with a fantastic prize of $1,500. Read more

Spirit of Invention

Heritage displays are looking just wonderful in our new Hive Heritage Hub, Birmingham Read more

Please Read Our Updated Privacy Notice

We have made some changes to the Ruskin Mill Land Trust Limited Privacy Policy in line with new data protection regulations. Read more

Permission to Start!

The New Standard Works has received the official permission to start on the next phases of development from the Heritage Lottery Fund. Read more

British Glass Biennale Awards Announced

Thirteen Awards were presented to artists exhibiting in the 2017 British Glass Biennale, with three artists each picking up two awards. Joseph Harrington won Best in Show with his stunning piece 'St Helens ii'. Read more

2017 Festival - A Huge Success

The 2017 Festival was considered a huge success, with fantastic demonstrations, fascinating talks, lively entertainment, superb exhibitions and brilliant blue skies! Read more