barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham


WRITING WORKSHOPS

Develop your writing and explore new approaches in monthly workshops, inspired by the Barber’s collection.

For adults of all writing ability and levels of experience, workshops are led by Jacqui Rowe, former Barber writer-in residence.

Saturday 14 January, 1.30 – 4pm- FULLY BOOKED

New Year, New Ideas

Kick-start your writing in 2017 with a range of creative exercises using the works in the Barber as stimuli.

 


Saturday 11 February, 1.30 – 4pm- FULLY BOOKED

Interiors

Inspired  by Francis Bacon’s Two Figures in a Room and other works in the galleries, this workshop explores characters’ relationships with their setting.

 


Thursday 16 March, 10am – 1pm- FULLY BOOKED

Time and Place

Part of the University of Birmingham’s Arts & Science Festival

Bring art-forms together… explore landscape paintings in the Barber galleries through both drawing and writing in this cross-disciplinary workshop. Learn more here.

 


Saturday 8 April, 1.30 – 4pm- FULLY BOOKED

Chiaroscuro

In response to the strong light and shade in the work of Attilio Fiumarella, look at ways to bring contrasts into your writing.

EXPLORING DRAWING

Adult Drawing Workshop

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BACON’S HUMANS

Adult Painting Workshop

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TIME AND PLACE

Writing & Drawing Workshop

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