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Drawing in the Dark

Wednesday 16 December, 7 - 8.30pm. Free; online via Zoom.

Join artist and Student Engagement Coordinator Kirsty Clarke for a relaxing and introspective drawing workshop.

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Creative Horror Writing

Wednesday 25 November, 7 - 8.30pm. Free; online via Zoom.

Join writer Adrian B Earl for a thrilling horror writing workshop, as he leads us into the shine-chilling and inky depths of Francisco Goya.

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Worm: art +ecology

Monday 7 December 6 - 7.30pm. Free; online via Zoom.

How is art connected to the climate crisis?

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Barber Home – Recovery

Thursday 3 December, 5.30 - 6.45pm. Free; online via Zoom.

We'll be on Zoom drawing, making, and reflecting - together.

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Myth Personas: Visual Poems with Holly Hunter

Wednesday 18 November, 6.30 - 7.30pm. Free; online via Zoom.

Join us for an evening drawing workshop - inspired by Greek Mythology in our collection.

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Writing Together with Sipho Ndlovu

Sunday 25 October, 10 – 11.30am; free via Zoom.

Get writing your own tales, stories and poems with spoken word artist and poet, Sipho Ndlovu!

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Welcome Week

Join us for two artist-led workshops during Welcome Week 2020.

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Mengxia Liu – Illustrated Zoom Background

An illustration that captures the life and energy of the Barber's beautiful original 1930s Art Deco foyer.

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Still Life – Benny Semp

Learn about the hidden significance of the objects found within still lifes - then make your own!

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Overhear with Jacqui Rowe

Read and listen to original poems inspired by our collection

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Women in Hospitality Birmingham

Celebrate the Goddess Ceres and the four seasons with this series of delicious, mouth-watering recipes.

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Jon Sleigh – the queer gaze: emotion and erasure

What is queer historical erasure?

Thursday 6 August, 6 - 7pm | live talk and Q&A via Zoom.

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The Barber Collective

Barber Collective: digital showcase

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Create a Camera Obscura – Jo Gane

Create your own camera obscura at home!

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Infinite Opera

Infinite Opera reflect on their Barber Lates performance.

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Concertina Creepy Crawlies with Ruth Turnbull

Learn about insects and create your own folded sketchbooks and mobiles!

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Laura Onions – ‘Interior of an Inn’

Laura explores the domestic landscape of her own home, inspired by Daubigny's use of light and shadow.

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The Slip-Casting Process with Wendy Tournay

Watch the meditative slip-casting process used to create a teapot.

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Creepy Crawlies Q&A

Entomologist Liam Crowley shares all you need to know about insects!

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CineQ Watch Party (4 June)

Use the power of art, film and community to build collective love in defiance of fear and ignorance.

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St Ives Scrap Sculptures

Turn your household scrap materials into amazing Cornwall-inspired sculptures!

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Photography Workshop with Kate Green (18 June)

Led by Birmingham photographer Kate Green, this workshop explored photography techniques and wellbeing.

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Zine-making with Sarah Taylor Silverwood

We’re thinking about families… and families come in all shapes and sizes!

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Embrace the Strange with LYNNEBEC

Explore ideas of change, randomness and growth with LYNNEBEC.

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Degas Dancers with Becca Randall

Explore movement and ballet poses inspired by Edgar Degas with contemporary dancer Becca Randall.

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Barber Home

Our collection, your place

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