The Barber’s first physical exhibition since reopening the museum in May is proving a hit with visitors and critics – thanks to the ten postgraduate students who curated the show entirely during lockdown. The Daily Telegraph’s chief art critic, Alastair Sooke, gave Making a Mark – which explores the crucial role of drawing in the … Read more

Degas, De’Anne and Miss La La

Degas, De’Anne & Miss La La: A live desktop performance by De’Anne Crooks This event took place on Wednesday 5 May 2021, 6 – 6.45pm Miss La La at the Cirque Fernando (1879) is a drawing by Edgar Degas of Miss La La, an acrobat of mixed European and African parentage. Exoticised at the time … Read more


The Barber welcomes monetary donations – no matter how large or small. These can be made in several different ways: Online Make a one-off donation using Art Tickets Or, add a donation any time you make a booking! At the Barber In our cash donation box at the entrance to the galleries Via our cashless … Read more