Welcome to the Barbican

A world-class arts and learning centre, the Barbican pushes the boundaries of all major art forms including dance, film, music, theatre and visual arts

How can art respond to change?

Explore this year's annual theme, The Art of Change, through performances, events and online content as we consider the role of the arts for change

The Art of Change Shorts

Join Young Barbican

Be there when it happens with discounted access to unmissable art and entertainment as well as events and creative opportunities for 14-25 year olds

Explore

Our Instagram

From architecture to behind the scenes and artist takeovers, get closer to our programme and learn more about our building on Instagram.

Visiting us? Share your photos #barbicancentre

Listen: Barbican on Spotify

Follow us on Spotify for curated playlists by our performers from across our programme plus explorations of a range of musical genres and a taste of what the Barbican team are listening to. Shuffle recommended. 

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