barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


Adult Painting Workshop

Enjoy a three-day oil painting course responding to the work of seminal British painter Francis Bacon, led by artist tutor Adrian Clamp. Inspired by the 1959 work Two Figures in a Room, learn about Bacon’s preoccupation with the human condition and the unique language he created when painting the human form.

Use photos and mixed-media sources to inform your preliminary sketches before painting your own canvas using gestural, energetic painting techniques in the style of Bacon.

Drawing Saturdays

First Saturday of the Month

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Understanding Art

The International

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Fresh, Light and Vibrant Colour

Adult Painting Course

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Saturday 6 May, 11am - 4pm

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