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Talks & workshops

Real Talk, curated and hosted by Paula Varjack

Online

Multi-disciplinary artist and Guildhall tutor Paula Varjack curates and hosts a second series of conversations in collaboration with students from the School's BA Performance & Creative Enterprise.

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Cinema Talks & workshops

New Suns

Online

The feminist literary festival returns to explore the legacy of science-fiction author Octavia Butler and her prophetic Earthseed series. With online panel discussions, workshops and a film screening.

An illustration of four Black women, the person on the left is wearing a pink suit jacket, the person on the left in the middle has a cream blazer on, the person in the middle right has a green jumper on and the person on the right hand side has a blue jumper on
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Talks & workshops Tours & public spaces

Young Barbican Nights: Women in Business

Young Barbican

To celebrate Women's International Day, we hear from an incredible panel of women about working in the creative industry and the importance of wellness for success.

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Art & design Cinema Talks & workshops

Screen Talk: Our Lucky Hours

An online discussion between Sarah Lombardi, director of the Collection de l’Art Brut, Lausanne and Ben Platts-Mills, author and arts facilitator, about Martine Deyres’s documentary Our Lucky Hours.

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Art & design Talks & workshops Tours & public spaces

How We Live Now

An installation exploring two important social questions: who are our buildings and shared spaces for and how do they affect us? 

A woman standing in front of a Lee Krasner painting
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Art & design Talks & workshops

The Artist Speaks

Online

This six-week online evening course will explore how artists in the UK and US have written about their own work in the modern period.

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Art & design Talks & workshops

Perceptions of Truth in Photography: A Selected History

Online

This six-week online evening course will provide you with an introduction to the history of photography, focusing on the idea of the medium’s ‘truth’.

An image of Marina Abramović The Artist is Present
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Art & design Talks & workshops

Understanding Contemporary Art: Performance Art

Online

This six-week online course will offer a guide to performance art, from its experimental roots to contemporary interdisciplinary practices, looking at its increased prominence within contemporary art.

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Art & design Talks & workshops

Brutal Beauty: The Art and Life of Jean Dubuffet

Online

A six-week online course on Jean Dubuffet – focusing on why he came to rebel against conventional ideas of beauty in favour of capturing the poetry of everyday life in a more authentic way.