barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


LUNCHTIME TOURS AND TALKS

 

 

5 April

Working Life in London: the Barber’s etchings by Whistler

Jill Ambler, Gallery Guide

 

12 April

Earth, Fire and Water

Jennifer Young, Gallery Guide

 

19 April

What Lies Beneath

Jen Ridding, Learning and Access Officer

 

26 April

Alexander the Great and his Legacy

Pam Turton, Gallery Guide

 

3 May

Watch my Back: Lautrec, Vuillard and Dahl

John Southall, Gallery Guide

 

10 May

Introduction to Buried Treasures

Maria Vrij, Coin Curator

 

 

17 May

Ideas of the Enlightenment   

Jill Ambler, Gallery Guide

 

24 May               

Saints and Sinners 

Jennifer Young, Gallery Guide

 

 

31 May

Introduction to Curious Beauty

Sarah Beattie, Collections Assistant

 

7 June               

Middle-aged Men          

Jen Costigan, Gallery Guide

 

 14 June

Shakespeare’s Circle Scene 1- Writers   

Robert Wenley, Deputy Director & MA Students

 

 

21 June

Shakespeare’s Circle Scene 2- Court and Patrons    

MA Students

 

28 June

Introduction to Tales of the City

Sarah Beattie, Collections Assistant

 

5 July              

Delacroix and his influence on Modern Artists 

Barbara Fogarty, gallery Guide

 

12 July

Face the Music 

John Southall, Gallery Guide

 

19 July

The Art of the Hand

Jennifer Young, Gallery Guide

 

26 July

King George I on horseback   

Mike Saxby, Gallery Guide

 

6 September

Shields, Jars and Cabbages: Still Lifes in Paintings    

Pam Turton, Gallery Guide

 

13 September      

Vanity of Vanities: Bellini, Bascenis, Hals, de Heem.   

Barbara Fogarty, Gallery Guide

 

20 September 

Introduction to Beige Print Bay display

Rachel Yardley, Collections Intern

 

 

27 September

John the Baptist in Art  

Jennifer Young, Gallery Guide

Tales of the City

24 June - 2 October 2016

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All the World’s a Stage

Court, Patrons & Writers in Shakespeare's Circle

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Lightning Talks

Wednesday 2 December, 2 – 4pm.

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