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GALLERY CHANGES

Monday 20 November - mid-January

We shall be carrying out essential upgrades to our fire alarm system during this period. This means certain paintings will temporarily be removed from the galleries for a number of days. If you are visiting with the intention of seeing a specific work of art, please contact our Assistant Curator Helen Cobby on h.cobby@bham.ac.uk or 0121 414 7350 during office hours. 

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Hodler’s ‘The Woodcutter’ on display at the Barber

Until 25 February 2018

Ferdinand Hodler, 'The Woodcutter' (Der Holzfäller), 1910

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Gabo sculpture enters collection

New Acquisition for the Barber Collection

Naum Gabo, 'Linear Construction in Space No.1', 1943/4

Image: The Work of Naum Gabo © Nina & Graham Williams
Photo: Edward Moss (All rights reserved)

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Professor Hamish Miles

We are sad to record the death of the third Director of the Barber Institute

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Join the Barber Association as a Member or Patron

The Barber Association is our generous community of supporters, passionate about art and music. Their support helps us to deliver the very best artistic and musical programmes for future generations of students and visitors alike.

Join as a Member or Patron, and become part of our Association today!

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FRANCIS BACON MASTERPIECE ON DISPLAY AT THE BARBER

One of the finest paintings in any UK public collection by Francis Bacon – one of the important British painters of the 20th century – goes on display in the galleries at the Barber on Friday.

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‘Copying the Masters’ opens at the Barber

How artists have always copied other artists is the focus of our latest display.

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ARTiculation 2017/18

ARTiculation 2017/18 at The Barber Institute of Fine Arts

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