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Monet, Manet and Magritte; Renoir, Rubens, Rossetti and Rodin; Degas, Delacroix and Van Dyck - as well as Botticelli, Poussin, Turner, Gainsborough, Gauguin, Van Gogh, Bellows and Auerbach...

You can see key works by all these - and many more - great artists in the galleries at the Barber. There's also a stunning coin gallery and an exciting programme of exhibitions, concerts, lectures, gallery talks, workshops and family activities.

Free to visit.

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TS

0121 414 7333
info@barber.org.uk

Opening times:
Monday to Friday: 10am - 5pm
Saturday & Sunday: 11am - 5pm

* Temporarily closed due to COVID-19 *

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Covid–19 (Coronavirus)

The Barber is closed until further notice - please check this website for updates.

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Collections

Explore the Barber's stunning collections online

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Concerts

Barber Concerts Artistic Programming & Partners

Discover Europe's finest Art Deco concert hall

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WORK WITH US

Apply now for our 2020-21 internships

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Exhibitions Archive

Take a scroll through our exhibitions archive

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Paintings

ART UK

Head over to Art UK to discover masterpieces from our collection

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E-news

Sign up for the Barber’s FREE, monthly e-news, outlining the exciting events programmed for the weeks ahead.

What's on Brochures

Our thrice-a-year What’s On, Families First and Music brochures can be viewed and downloaded here. If you would like us to post you the Music brochure – detailing all Barber Lunchtime and Evening concerts, as well as University Music performances and events, please e-mail Barber Music. Receiving all three brochures by post is now a Barber Association membership benefit – why not consider joining? You can read more here.

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The Barber Association

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Join our generous community of Members and Patrons.

Your support helps us deliver the very best artistic and musical programmes for future generations of students and visitors alike.

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What our visitors say…

''Deeply satisfying as ever. Helpful staff. Excellent guide'' HM, Kendal, 24/11/2019

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