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Welcome to the Barbican’s press room, where you can contact our Communications team, read press releases and find out the latest news.

Latest press releases

Title Posted on
Barbican announces Circuit des Yeux, Thomas Bartlett + Nico Muhly, Michael ‘Mikey J’ Asante, and Godspeed! You Black Emperor 21 Feb 2018
Barbican Shop announces Another Kind of Life: Photography on the Margins retail collection 21 Feb 2018
Barbican Cinema: Oscar Week 20 Feb 2018
Kenneth MacMillan celebration at the Barbican from Viviana Durante Company 19 Feb 2018
Barbican presents UK premiere of stage adaptation of Alice Oswald’s Memorial 16 Feb 2018
Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis comes to the Barbican in February 2018 8 Feb 2018
Barbican announces Piano Day with Poppy Ackroyd, Marina Baranova and Florian Christl, Charles Watson, DJ Spoony presents Garage Classical, and Mew 7 Feb 2018
Major new Culture Mile installation in Beech Street tunnel announced as part of Barbican OpenFest 17 & 18 March 2018 5 Feb 2018
Barbican Presents in 2018/19 2 Feb 2018
Barbican announces Alessandro Cortini, Sarah Davachi, Yasuaki Shimizu and Carl Stone 30 Jan 2018
Barbican March 2018 highlights 24 Jan 2018
The Barbican announces its 2018/19 classical music season 23 Jan 2018
Michael Rosen announced as curator of Barbican Box 22 Jan 2018
Barbican Cinema: March 2018 highlights 19 Jan 2018
Silent Films & Live Music 19 Jan 2018
Nevertheless She Persisted cinema season 19 Jan 2018
Make! - A season of contemporary craft in the Barbican Shop 18 Jan 2018
Sounds and Visions – a marathon weekend of classical and contemporary music, and film curated by Max Richter and Yulia Mahr 12 Jan 2018
Vanessa Winship 8 Jan 2018
Dorothea Lange: Politics of Seeing 8 Jan 2018

General info

Contact us

 

Our working hours are Monday-Friday 10am-6pm

Please do get in touch with any questions – we look forward to hearing from you.

Lorna Gemmell
Head of Communications
020 7382 7147 07789 933010
lorna.gemmell@barbican.org.uk

Nick Adams
Senior Communications Manager
020 7382 5274
nick.adams@barbican.org.uk

Jess Hookway
Senior Communications Officer
020 7638 4141 ext: 7467
jess.hookway@barbican.org.uk

Tom Vine
Communications Officer
020 7638 7321
tom.vine@barbican.org.uk

John Kelly
Communications Assistant
020 7382 2389
john.kelly@barbican.org.uk

Ann Berni 
Senior Communications Manager - Visual Arts
020 7382 7169
ann.berni@barbican.org.uk 

Lily Booth
Communications Officer - Visual Arts
020 7382 6162 
lily.booth@barbican.org.uk

Bréifne Ó Conbhuí
Communications Assistant - Visual Arts
020 7382 7254
breifne.oconbhui@barbican.org.uk

Angela Dias 
Senior Communications Manager - Theatre and Dance 
020 7382 7168 
angela.dias@barbican.org.uk

Freddie Todd Fordham
Communications Officer - Theatre and Dance
020 7382 7399
freddie.todd-fordham@barbican.org.uk

Bridget Thornborrow
PR Consultant - Theatre and Dance
020 7638 4141 ext. 7467
bridget.thornborrow@barbican.org.uk

Sabine Kindel
Senior Communications Manager - Music 
020 7382 7090
sabine.kindel@barbican.org.uk

Sean Harwood
Senior Communications Officer - Music
020 7382 6199 
sean.harwood@barbican.org.uk

Rachel Coombes
Communications Officer - Music
020 7382 6196 
rachel.coombes@barbican.org.uk
 

For enquiries about the London Symphony Orchestra, please contact their press team directly.

Sarah Harvey
PR Consultant - Cinema
020 7732 7790
sarah@sarahharveypublicity.co.uk