barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


Building the Barber

Join us for a special evening of talks, music and archival films celebrating 80 years since the royal opening of the Barber Institute.

Find out about the founders of the Barber, the first acquisitions for the collection and the architectural vision that made the Barber so unique.

Enjoy drinks on the terrace as we celebrate this very special building!

Lunchtime Lectures

Wednesdays 26 June & 3 July

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Wednesday Walk & Draw

15 May, 12 June, 10 July, 12 - 12.30pm

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A Tale of Two Empires: Rome and Persia

A Tale of Two Empires: Rome and Persia

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Memento Mori: exploring death and dying through art

Friday 17 May

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