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Lakeside Terrace (A7408619_Web Res), Photo by Dion Barrett

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
Outdoor Cinema 2024
Barbican announces Finn Beames & Company as this year's recipient of the Oxford Samuel Beckett Theatre Trust Award
Barbican announces Maria Schneider and Oslo Jazz Ensemble
Citra Sasmita: Into Eternal Land
Noah Davis
Barbican announces Visual Arts Exhibition Programme for early 2025
Sir William Russell elected to lead Barbican Centre Board
Barbican announces Caroline Rose with the London Contemporary Orchestra, plus support acts for Sona Jobarteh and James Vincent McMorrow
Barbican Cinema June 2024
Barbican to host World Design Congress 2025
EFG London Jazz Festival 2024: first wave of artists announced by the Barbican and Serious
ScreenTalks & Live Events – April & May 2024
Barbican announces Philip Glass Ensemble – Early Works: 1973-1984, plus support for Beth Gibbons
Barbican announces its classical music season for autumn/winter 2024-25
Queer 80s: Cinema on the Brink of Global Change
Barbican announces Mica Levi & Ailie Ormston, Margareth Menezes & Ilê Aiyê, plus Billie Marten & Her Ensemble
Barbican Cinema May 2024
Christine and the Queens, Nabihah Iqbal, Cate Le Bon and more announced for Arthur Russell celebration line-up
Barbican announces OrchestRAVE celebrating UKF's 15th anniversary, and Vishwa Mohan Bhatt and Desert Slide
Barbican announces first major survey of pioneering Indian art charting the country’s transformations between 1975-1998

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.

For general enquiries, please email [email protected] or call 0207 382 2389. Contact details for specific artform press teams at the Barbican can also be found below.

James Tringham
Head of Communications
07513 702 734
[email protected]

Ariane Oiticica
Senior Programming Communications Manager
020 3834 1181 / 07917 190 584
[email protected]

Benno Rembeck
Senior Corporate Communications Manager
020 3834 1106
[email protected]

Matthew Little
Corporate Communications Manager
020 3834 1192
[email protected]

John Kelly
Communications Team Coordinator
020 3834 1125
[email protected]

Hannah Carr
Communications Manager – Visual Arts
020 3834 1191
[email protected]  

Lily Booth
Communications Officer – Visual Arts
[email protected]  

Georgia Holmes
Communications Assistant – Visual Arts
[email protected]  

Communications Manager – Theatre & Dance
020 3834 1187

[email protected]

Sumayyah Sheikh
Communications Assistant – Theatre & Dance and Cinema
[email protected]

Ed Maitland Smith
Communications Manager  Music
020 3834 1115
[email protected]

Koyel Basu
Communications Officer – Music
[email protected]

Simone Gibbs
Communications Assistant – Music
[email protected]

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

Ian Cuthbert
Communications Manager – Cinema
07980 925 352
[email protected]

Sarah Harvey
PR Consultant – Cinema
07958 597 426
[email protected]

Sumayyah Sheikh
Communications Assistant - Theatre & Dance and Cinema
[email protected]