barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham

Science & the Artist

Learn about the scientific developments that shaped the paintings and sculptures in the Barber’s collection. Discover what Renaissance artists used to make their paints, how bronze sculptures were produced, what got artists outdoors in 1841 and the revolutionary invention that changed art forever!


Monday 20 November - mid-January

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Richard Jenkinson PhD Performance Recital

Wednesday 13 December, 1pm

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NAUM GABO (1890-1977)

The Work of Naum Gabo © Nina & Graham Williams


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

Until 25 February 2018

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