The Birmingham Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) represents a total membership of approximately 350 licensed architects, interns and affiliates. The association is a tremendous production resource for local design and construction expertise.
Hospitality and the visitor experience are bedrocks for the Greater Birmingham Convention and Visitors Bureau. Comprehensive listings of area accommodations, conference and meeting centers, and special event venues are available as are event planning guides. Current travel guides are ready for download.
MAKEbhm is a centrally-located maker space in Birmingham’s burgeoning Avondale neighborhood. They provide space, tools, power, WiFi, coffee and a network of talented artisans and designers. Depending on space availability, short-term memberships may be available for out-of-area production needs.
Since its debut in 1999, filmmakers from across the country and around the world have come to Birmingham to screen their work at Sidewalk Film Festival. With multiple venues located within or contingent to Birmingham’s historic Theatre District, the annual event has been named by Moviemaker magazine among the “The Top 25 Coolest Film Festivals in the World.” From the Filmmakers’ Reception and the Filmmakers’ Retreat to a myriad of breakfasts, field trips, parties, and galas, Sidewalk connects filmmakers.
SpaceFinder Birmingham offers a diverse listing of creative spaces of possible interest to production companies. From meeting and event spaces to venues for auditions and casting to potential filming locations, SFB is an easy way to connect with property schedulers and owners who are interested in working with your short-term needs.