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Art & design Talks & workshops Tours & public spaces

How We Live Now

A multi-layered project comprising an installation, publication and events programme exploring a series of important questions about our public spaces and designed environments.

Greenwich Design District. Photo by Taran Wilkhu
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Art & design Talks & workshops

Architecture on Stage: New Architects

On the second of two special evenings, Architecture on Stage profiles some of the most exciting emerging architects working in Britain today. 

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Talks & workshops Theatre & dance

Masterclass: Belarus Free Theatre - 'Artivism'

This workshop will explore Belarus Free Theatre’s approach to using the arts for non-violent activism and social change and will give participants the tools to develop their own creative campaigns. 

Group of Young Barbican members at workshop
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Art & design Contemporary music Talks & workshops Tours & public spaces

Young Barbican Holiday Party

Young Barbican

Let's come together and celebrate the end of the year with a variety of workshops and a roller skating party across Level G. 

Black and white still of Ruth Negga as Clare and Tessa Thompson as Irene in Passing.
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Cinema Talks & workshops

Passing + ScreenTalk with Ruth Negga

In her directorial debut, Rebecca Hall adapts Nella Larsen's classic Harlem renaissance novel into a black and white melodrama starring Ruth Negga and Tessa Thompson.

A still from Steven Spielberg's West Side Story
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Cinema Talks & workshops

Adrian Wootton Presents...West Side Story

Members' event

Adrian Wootton OBE explores Steven Spielberg's new adaptation of the beloved musical West Side Story. 

The Barbican Sculpture Court
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Art & design Talks & workshops

A Brief History of Brutalism at the Barbican

This short course provides an engaging and critical introduction to Brutalist architecture through the iconic and groundbreaking design of the Barbican.

A painting called Bypass I
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Art & design Talks & workshops

New Perspectives on Postwar Art: Six-week evening course

A six week in person course offering an introduction to art made in Britain from 1945 to 1965, a time of upheaval, innovation and creativity after the destruction of the Second World War.

A person is taking a white book from a shelf. The book says 'Shakespeare' on the front in red text.
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Talks & workshops Theatre & dance

Interpreting Shakespeare: Six-week evening course

Explore how the brilliant works of Shakespeare still inform our understanding of the world today in this six-week in-person evening course.

Stacey Dooley at the Barbican
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Talks & workshops

In Conversation with Stacey Dooley

Stacey Dooley has firmly established herself as one of the most recognisable faces on British TV.