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Relaxed View

Francis Alÿs: Ricochets

picture of children playing

Chivichanas_Childrens Games #40 Chivichanas, La Habana, Cuba, 2023. 443 min. In collaboration with Julien Devaux and Félix Blume

Our Relaxed Viewings are dedicated to visitors who'd benefit from a more informal approach to noise and movement in the space, or who feel more comfortable knowing that they can enter and exit freely.

An immersive exhibition of Francis Alÿs' work transforms our gallery into a cinematic playground with multi-screen film installations.

Please be aware that light levels will be low, and that the video installation features loud sounds of children playing which can be heard throughout the Gallery. Should you or one of your group have specific sensory needs we encourage you to bring either ear defenders or ear plugs with you. There will be a limited number to borrow on site, please enquire at the Art Gallery Ticket Desk for these.

Access provisions

All relaxed viewings will have fewer visitors in the Gallery.

Wed 10 Jul & Wed 14 Aug
Sound levels in the Gallery will be lower than usual and more suitable for anyone with sensory needs.

Sun 21 Jul & Sun 4 Aug
Sound will be at the same level as during standard exhibition opening hours.
 

From 15 May-27 Jun, ticket prices are as follows:

  • Standard: £13
  • Universal Credit: £9
  • Students: £9
  • Over-65s: £9
  • Art Fund: £8.50
  • Young Barbican: £5
  • Under 14s: Free
  • Members: Free

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Free entry + guest

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Free entry

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To book members tickets, first log in to your account and then when booking select 'standard tickets'. Your discount will apply on the confirmation page. 

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Free entry

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Subject to availability.

Universal Credit: £13

Students: £13

Over-65s: £13

Art Fund Members: £8.50

Under 14s: Free

Discounts are subject to availability. They cannot be combined to make greater savings.

In purchasing concession tickets, you agree that they will only be used by a person with those needs. Please bring proof of discount status where possible.

*Excludes £1.50 booking fee

These accessibility provisions are available for this event. Please visit our help centre for extra guidance when booking these tickets.

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