Members' Private View Basquiat: Boom for Real
Barbican Members Only
This is a past event.
Join us to celebrate the first large-scale exhibition in the UK of the work of American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960—1988)
Members are invited to come and explore this new exhibition after hours, celebrating the first large scale exhibition in the UK of the work of American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960—1988).
Your tickets also include a complimentary drink voucher to enjoy either before or after your visit to the exhibition.
Tickets are limited so must be booked in advance.
Our private views are extremely popular, if you're no longer able to attend drop us a line at Barbican Membership
Silk Street, London
Nearby public transport
We are within walking distance from a number of London Underground stations, the closest being Barbican, St Paul’s and Moorgate. The nearest train stations are Liverpool Street and Farringdon. Bus Route 153 runs directly past the Barbican along Chiswell Street
Car and bicycle parking
We have free bicycle spaces and paid car parking spaces available
Doors normally in open position during exhibition hours. Ticket desk 98cm with a drop section of 76cm. Step-free access on each floor of the Art Gallery.
The Art Gallery has two levels, linked by a flight of 24 stairs with an intermediate landing. A passengeroperated lift (76 x 110cm) connects the two floors. If you need assistance, staff will be happy to help.
Assistance dogs are welcome. If you prefer, you may leave your dog with a member of the gallery staff during your visit.
Large-print exhibition information
To request a large print copy, please call the Art Gallery on 020 7382 2382 before your visit.
For more access information, please visit our Accessibility section.
Enhanced security measures are currently in place at the Barbican.
As part of these measures only one reasonably-sized bag (no larger than 32cm L x 18cm W x 22cm H) per person may be taken inside our venues and all bags may be searched by a member of our team.
Bags are not permitted in the Art Gallery for the duration of the current exhibition.
We ask that, where possible, visitors avoid bringing large bags to the Centre. If you do need to check bags into our free cloakrooms, we suggest arriving early. All bags deposited will be subject to search and random bag searches are also in operation.
Please also remember that belongings should not be left unattended at any time.
Thank you for your understanding – we look forward to welcoming you to the Barbican.