First Birthday press release!

IRONBBRATZ is a giant iron brat

To mark the first year of their existence, the ladies at IRONBBRATZ are hosting an art and music extravaganza at The Flying Duck.  The event will celebrate the artists, designers and promoters who have helped IRONBBRATZ over the past year and will include some new supporters.

IRONBBRATZ exists to bring otherwise undetected creative practices to the art scene.  They challenge perceptions of what is acceptable contemporary practice in Glasgow and work with:  anonymous street artists, portrait painters, kinetic artists, screen printers, math rockers and promoters.

In the year since its foundation, arts-initiative IRONBBRATZ has run a series of diverse events aiming to provide professional experiences for creative practioners.  They have hosted craft stalls, given their flats over to art, run pop-up galleries and created one-off art and music mash-ups.

Through these events IRONBBRATZ hope to produce a meritocratic way of looking at creative practices which generates opportunity for those involved to develop professionally.  They do this by engaging with emergent practitioners in their studios to help them develop work and by working with promoters to enable them to realise ambitious projects which may be unfeasible in other circumstances.

Event information
IRONBBRATZ presents: Seven Minutes in Heaven – First Birthday Extravaganza
Wednesday January 20th, 2010 – 9pm to 3am
The Flying Duck, 142 Renfield Street, Glasgow, G2 3AU

Art by:  Jamie Carter, Martin Convery, Louis Guy, Mediaheroic, Rose Ruane, Jen White and Michael White
Music by: The Deniros and special guest
Club by:  Dirty Noise and special guests
Visuals by: Grant Stewart

For more information or to arrange an interview or preview of the event please contact Amanda Dobbratz at; 07806474019 or visit


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