barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham

Barber Art School

Are you 13-15? Do you love art? Want to see amazing artworks, be inspired by real artists and try out new ideas?

Come along to our monthly twilight workshops.

20 March 

Mixed Media Landscapes

Play with monoprinting techniques and collage to create a wilderness landscape

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17 April  

Drawing Interior Spaces

Learn about perspective to make your drawing look 3D

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15 May 

Carve your Story

Carve a scene from a story using modelling foam

Booking opens 26 March

19 June

Bleached Out Landscapes

Explore Samuel Palmer’s print ‘The Rising Moon’ and create a landscape using ink wash and Milton fluid.

Booking opens 26 March

17 July

Drawing Figures with Chalk

Create chalk drawings from observation of parts of Barber sculptures, such as Rodin’s ‘The Age of Bronze’.

Booking opens 26 March

18 September

Dreamy Summer Landscapes

Use textured papers and collaged materials to make a summer landscape with warm colours in the style of Paul Gauguin.

Booking opens 26 March

Barber Association: 2017 Events

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BEAST: Sonic Paintings

Half Term Family Day

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‘Care, Taste and Judgement’: Reynolds’s Art Collection

Lunchtime Lecture

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Sculptures for the Modern World: Naum Gabo

Evening Lecture

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