Barber Home: Spring Programme

Book now: spring events and workshops
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UoBe Festival

January 2021
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Do you see the light?

This series of events took place on Wednesday 10, 17 and 24 February 2021.
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Drawing in the Dark

This event took place on Wednesday 16 December 2020. 
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Creative Horror Writing

This event took place on Wednesday 25 November 2020.
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Worm: art +ecology

Watch the recording; this event took place on Monday 7 December, 2020.
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Barber Home – Recovery

This event took place on Thursday 3 December 2020.
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Myth Personas: Visual Poems with Holly Hunter

Get drawing and writing with Holly Hunter's recorded workshop; this event took place on 18 November 2020.
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Mengxia Liu – Illustrated Zoom Background

An illustration that captures the life and energy of the Barber's beautiful Art Deco foyer.
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Overhear with Jacqui Rowe

Read and listen to original poems inspired by our collection.
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Women in Hospitality Birmingham

Celebrate the Goddess Ceres and the four seasons with this series of delicious, mouth-watering recipes.
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The queer gaze: emotion and erasure

Watch the recording of Jon Sleigh's talk; this event took place on 6 August 2020.
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The Barber Collective

Barber Collective: digital showcase
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Infinite Opera

Infinite Opera reflect on their Barber Lates performance.
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Laura Onions – Interior of an Inn

Laura explores the domestic landscape of her own home, inspired by Daubigny's use of light and shadow.
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The Slip-Casting Process with Wendy Tournay

Watch the meditative slip-casting process used to create a teapot.
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CineQ Watch Party

A collaboration with CineQ celebrating independent queer film. Download the watch list.
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Photography Workshop with Kate Green

Led by Birmingham photographer Kate Green, this workshop explored photography techniques and wellbeing.
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Embrace the Strange with LYNNEBEC

Explore ideas of change, randomness and growth with LYNNEBEC.
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Sounds of Nocturnes

Hear an original composition created for Barber Lates
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Sounding Images

A selection of the Barber’s most iconic paintings – as you’ve never heard them before
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About Barber Home

Our collection, your place
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