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Explorers

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Explore the City's outside spaces or new ways of thinking 

Explore in and around our iconic building with interactive performances, tours and activities taking place inside and outside of our normal venues or explore new ideas and skills at our workshops, demos, and more experimental events taking place over the weekend of Barbican OpenFest

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Watch: Barbicania

Part of Constructing Worlds, filmmakers Ila Bêka and Louise Lemoine, best known for their now legendary take on Rem Koolhaas’s Maison à Bordeaux, were commissioned to produce a new film, Barbicania, devoted to the history and life of the Barbican.