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Sourcing artworks

Sourcing artworks

Finding new artworks is a significant part of our business. A lot of people have been asking me how am I sourcing artworks. Where do I find artists and why ...
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Clerkenwell Design Week, 24th and 25th May 2017

Clerkenwell Design Week, 24th and 25th May 2017

Summer has finally arrived in the UK, and I found myself in London, exploring Clerkenwell Design Week during the two of the hottest days this year so far. Needless to ...
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Okk Gallery hosting Fish n Chip Fryday, 21st April 2017

Okk Gallery hosting Fish n Chip Fryday, 21st April 2017

Sutton Coldfield's most attended networking event - FNCF - at our new home "Ramada Penn’s Hall" We had our biggest attendance yet in March with 74 delegates. Sutton Business Network ...
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Okk Gallery at HSBC pop-up week

Exhibiting at the pop-up week at HSBC New Street

Recently we started collaborating with HSBC, and as a part of that, we got an opportunity to exhibit and sell during their small business pop-up week at their New Street ...
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Peter Allen at Smith & Williamson offices in Birmingham

Peter Allen at Smith & Williamson offices in Birmingham

At the end of January, we finalised the installation of digital prints by Peter Allen at Smith & Williamson offices here in Birmingham. I met them in autumn at one ...
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Reflection on the Gallery's first year

Reflections on the first year of the gallery

For this holiday period, I flew back home to Estonia to see my family and friends. I celebrated Christmas, New Year and did some reflection on the first year and ...
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Pop-up venue: Grosvenor House

Pop-up venue: Grosvenor House

On 3rd November, Okk Gallery moved its artwork to the new pop-up location at Grosvenor House at St. Paul's Square. It is an amazing office space in the heart of ...
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Pop-up venue: Ice7Media

Pop-up venue: Ice7Media

Okk Gallery showcases three of its four artists in an office environment at Ice7Media meeting room. This exhibition a small preview of how Okk Gallery works with office spaces, installing ...
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Significance of mentors

Significance of mentors

Why Mentors? Sometimes I just want to scream HELP! Not out loud, but in my head. Asking help is something which I see as a weakness. No, my heart sees ...
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Q&A with cultural producer Jaanika Okk

Q&A with cultural producer Jaanika Okk

Jaanika Okk is a Cultural Producer originally from Tallinn, Estonia and now based in Birmingham, West Midlands. How did you start working with the visual arts in Estonia? I started ...
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