barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham

Gifts and Bequests


All gifts are gratefully received, and help us to advance Lady Barber’s vision for the study and encouragement of art and music, by developing and refining programmes that are creative, dynamic, and make a difference to our communities. 


If you would like to discuss making a donation, please contact Sarah Benn, Membership Officer, at or on 0121 414 7598. If you are considering remembering the Barber with a gift in your Will, and would like to discuss this, please contact the Legacies Officer based in the University’s Development Office on 0121 414 7957 or at

Thank you.

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KÄTHE KOLLWITZ (1867-1945)

The Young Couple


Bolten, Arent van (About 1573-1633)

Lamp in the form of a grotesque bird