barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


1 September

Boy Meets Girl

John Southall, Gallery Guide


8 September

Four Foyer Favourites

Jennifer Young, Gallery Guide


15 September

The Classical Legacy

Jen Costigan, Gallery Guide


22 September

Genre Painting: The Poor Relation

Marian Edwards, Gallery Guide


29 September

Introduction to the Barber’s Works on Paper

Alex Jolly, Learning and Access Assistant


6 October

Introduction to the Barber’s Paintings and Sculptures

Jen Ridding, Learning and Access Officer


13 October

From Africa to Asia: Four Sculptures

Marian Edwards, Gallery Guide


20 October

Introduction to Terms of Engagement

Claire Mullett, University Curator


27 October

The Reformation and Counter Reformation

Barbara Fogarty, Gallery Guide


3 November

Introduction to Flinck in Focus

Robert Wenley, Deputy Director


10 November

Introduction to the display, Age of Innocence

Sarah Beattie, Collections Assistant


17 November

Ivory, Jade and Bloodstone

Jennifer Young, Gallery Guide


24 November

Coping with the Ancestors: Paganism, Antiquity and the Coins of Old and New Rome

Mike Saxby, Gallery Guide


1 December

Introduction to the display, 70 Years of Barber Concerts

Andrew Kirkman, Barber Professor of Music


8 December

The T-Shirt Tour: Barber Faces

John Southall, Gallery Guide


15 December

Unto us a Son is Born: Christ depicted by Rosselli & Jan de Beer

Jennifer Young, Gallery Guide


Lightning Talks

Wednesday 2 December, 2 – 4pm.

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