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Barber Lates

Join us at our Barber Lates for evenings of creativity, inspiration, conversation, and a social space where everyone is welcome.

Enjoy a drink – and challenge your thinking. A mixture of charging and free events. Booking essential for all. 

14 March, 2 May & 11 July: Barber Night School – Bloom Collective

£55. For more information click here

14 May: Nocturnes: A Woman Refigured 


23 May & 18 July: Barber Night School – Honest Skin Care

Join Honest Skincare at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts for an evening that engages all of the senses. Explore emotion in the Barber’s collection of artworks before creating your own unique scents and aromatic bath salts. £50

28 May: Uncomfortable Art Tour – Alice Proctor

Join art historian Alice Proctor for a tour of the Barber Institute  that uses the collection to explore how major institutions came into being amongst a backdrop of imperialism. Free