barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


TUESDAY TALKS

These weekly, 30-minute tours and talks – devised to appeal to novice and more knowledgeable visitors alike –  introduce you to individual works, aspects and themes from our collections, and displays and exhibitions.

Please note there will be no Tuesday Talks during our closure period 9 Sept until 4 Oct inclusive.

 

Upcoming talks

 

3 September

Monet, Degas and Picasso – a Different Vision?

Jim Murray, Gallery Guide

 

8 October

Woman’s Crowning Glory

Jennifer Young, Gallery Guide

 

15 October

The Mughals: Power and Beauty at the Indian Court

Neelam Hussain, Curator of the display

 

22 October

The Printed Word: Image, Text and Meaning 

Helen Cobby, Assistant Curator

 

29 October

Truly Bright and Memorable: Jan de Beer’s Altarpieces for Renaissance Antwerp

Robert Wenley, Head of Collections

 

5 November

Taken by Surprise: Brueghel and Gauguin

Barbara Fogarty, Gallery Guide

 

12 November

Three Tales of Deception

Jennifer Young, Gallery Guide

 

19 November

Three British Landscapes

Jill Ambler, Gallery Guide

 

26 November

Far From the Madding Crowd

John Southall, Gallery Guide

 

3 December

The Art of Allegory

Pam Turton, Gallery Guide

 

10 December

Angels in Art

Barbara Fogarty, Gallery Guide

 

17 December

The Nativity in Art

Jennifer Young, Gallery Guide

GROUP VISITS & TOURS

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