barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


The Barber Collective

The Barber Collective re-interpret the collection through interdisciplinary art, music and performance practice. Collaborating with artists, designers and musicians, the group of 16 – 21 year olds discuss, re-imagine and create. Enjoy this exhibition of work by the first cohort.

Check out their Instagram to see what they’ve been up to. 

Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn (1606-1669)

Christ and the Woman of Samaria

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Frederick Walker (1840-1875)

Portrait of the artist

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Gerard van der Gucht (1696-1776), after Nicolas Poussin (1594-1665)

Tancred and Erminia

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Giovanni Battista Piranesi (1720-1778)

The Palazzo della Sacra Consulta

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