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Exhibitions

PRIDE AND PERSECUTION

27 October 2017 - 21 January 2018

Jan Steen's Old Testament Scenes

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Concerts

Porpora’s L’ Agrippina

Thursday 21 September 7pm
Saturday 23 September 7pm
Sunday 24 September 3pm

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WHAT’S ON

September - December 2017

View our Autumn 2017 What's On, Families First and Music brochures online

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What our visitors say…

"A rare treat of a gallery." (FluterCoventry, June 2015)

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‘VISIT THIS PLACE. IT IS A JEWEL…’

- Michael Glover, The Independent

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WELCOME

Monet, Manet and Magritte; Renoir, Rubens, Rossetti and Rodin; Degas, Delacroix and Van Dyck - as well as Botticelli, Poussin, Turner, Gainsborough, Gauguin, Van Gogh, Bellows, Hodgkin and Auerbach...

You can see key works by all these - and many more - great artists in the galleries at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts. There's also a stunning coin gallery and an exciting programme of exhibitions, concerts, lectures, gallery talks, workshops and family activities.

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TS

0121 414 7333
info@barber.org.uk

Opening times:
Monday to Friday: 10am - 5pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11am - 5pm

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Exhibitions

KOLLWITZ AND CONTEMPORARIES

22 September 2017 - 14 January 2018

German Graphic Art 1910 - 1923

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Concerts

Barber Concerts

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What's on Brochures

There is always plenty for you and your family to do at the Barber, with something on offer for people of all ages and interests. Join our free mailing list, providing you each season with a copy of our latest what's on guide, Families First and/or Music brochure. These give details and full listings of events, including exhibitions, concerts, lectures, and workshops. Simply fill in your details and let us know what events you would like to hear about.

Exhibitions

MORE REAL THAN LIFE

19th-Century Portrait Photography

9 June to 24 September

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Exhibitions

EXCAVATING EMPIRE

Gold, Silver and Bronze in Byzantium

16 March 2017 - 18 March 2018

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Exhibitions

TALES FROM HISTORY

27 October 2017 - 18 February 2018

Print Bay, Green Gallery

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Exhibitions

ONLY LIGHT AND SHADOW

23 June to 22 October

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Learning

Creative Sunday Workshops

April - September 2017

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Events

Birmingham Weekender: The Barber on the Streets

The Barber x Soul City Arts

Saturday 23 September, 12 - 4pm

New Street, Birmingham City Centre

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Events

SLOW BOAT TOUR

Käthe Kollwitz

Saturday 30 September, 1.30 - 4.30pm

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Exhibitions

RECOVERY ART 2017

6 - 15 October

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Concerts

Richard Jenkinson and Alexander Boyd

Friday 20 October, 1.10pm

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Concerts

Bagatelles after Beethoven: Presteigne Festival Tour

Friday 13 October, 1.10pm

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Concerts

Jack McNeill and the Gildas Quartet

Friday 6 October, 1.10pm

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Concerts

Canadian Brass

Monday 9 October 7.30pm

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Events

DRAWING SATURDAYS

Drawing Workshop

First Saturday of the Month

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Concerts

European Union Chamber Orchestra

Saturday 28 October 7.30pm

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