Modern Couples Curator Tour with Camille Houzé

Love & Revolution

Exhibition Tour with Jane Alison

Join us for this guided tour of Modern Couples, exploring desire and sexuality in revolutionary movements.

This tour will explore the place of desire and sexuality in twentieth-century revolutionary movements, considering the role that artistic couples played in the formulation of social and political utopias.

Your ticket includes same day entry to the exhibition.


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Subject to availablility

14–25? Join Young Barbican for free.

Unwaged: £12

Students: £10

Over 60s: £12

Young Person 14-17: £10

(Includes same day entry to the exhibition)


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Curator Jane Alison & Katy Hessel on Modern Couples

Curator Jane Alison and Katy Hessel (from The Great Women Artists) discuss some of creative and romantic couples featured in our exhibition 'Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-garde'.

Visit Modern Couples and you could win a Membership Plus

Every month we’ll pick a winning booker who'll unlock benefits like a year’s free gallery entry and access to exclusive private views

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