Events

Barber Family Festival

Barber Family Festival

Dates
Saturday 3 August (11:00) - Sunday 11 August 2024 (15:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
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20May

Exhibition: A History Through Objects: Research and Innovation at the University of Birmingham

Dates
Friday 20 May 2022 (09:00) - Friday 20 December 2024 (17:00)
Location
Throughout the Aston Webb Building including the ground floor corridors and Rotunda Gallery (first floor)
Description
A History Through Objects: Research and Innovation at the University of Birmingham tells the stories of more than 140 years of research, the people behind it and those whose lives have been changed by it.
20Feb

Winterbourne House and Garden - What's on

Dates
Monday 20 February 2023 (16:07) - Thursday 20 February 2025 (16:07)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden
Description
Find out what's on at Winterbourne House and Garden.
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24Feb

Botanical Arts & Crafts Exhibition

Dates
Saturday 24 February (00:00) - Sunday 8 September 2024 (00:00)
Location
Winterbourne House & Garden University of Birmingham
Description
This exhibition of botanical illustrations, paintings and crafts celebrates the twenty-fifth anniversary of the BSBA.
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30Apr

Case Study: Africanize

Dates
Tuesday 30 April (08:30) - Friday 1 November 2024 (16:30)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
This is a community-driven project exploring the University of Birmingham's African Collection, this new display introduces the project and responses to the collection by artist-in-residence, Sipho Eric Ndlovu.
The Exchange Reproduced with the permission of the Library of Birmingham. WK/B11/5129
4May

Heritage building tours

Dates
Saturday 4 May (11:00) - Saturday 6 July 2024 (16:00)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Join our friendly guides on a heritage tour of The Exchange and discover its hidden history and fascinating stories.
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8May

Culture Café

Dates
Wednesday 8 May (15:00) - Wednesday 10 July 2024 (17:00)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Come together with Black History Arts and More for a hot drink, engaging conversations, and pop-up activities celebrating cultures, communities, and inclusion.
Family friendly heritage tours (resized)
8Jun

Family heritage tours

Dates
Saturday 8 June (10:00) - Saturday 13 July 2024 (14:30)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Our family tours take you on an interactive exploration of The Exchange. With help from objects, archives and our friendly guides, step into the shoes of those who once worked and banked in this historic building.
26Jun

Pre-charge bail and Release Under Investigation

Dates
Wednesday 26 June 2024 (09:15-16:00)
Location
Woburn House - London
Description
This seminar will discuss the findings of a research project to examine the impact of changes in the law on pre-charge bail and reflect on their implications for law, policy and practice.
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26Jun

BEAST: Xenia Pestova Bennett and Annea Lockwood

Dates
Wednesday 26 June 2024 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Xenia Pestova Bennett performs a programme of works for prepared piano and electronics in the opening concert of BEAST's Body-Space-Action-Agency.
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26Jun

BEAST: Artemi Gioti and Aaron Einbond

Dates
Wednesday 26 June 2024 (20:00-21:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
As part of their research into AI and Machine Learning, Artemi-Maria Gioti and Aaron Einbond present two works for instrumentalist with live reactive electronics. This event is part of BEAST's Body-Space-Action-Agency.
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27Jun

BEAST works

Dates
Thursday 27 June 2024 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
For the third concert of Body-Space-Action-Agency, staff and student members of BEAST present a programme of new multichannel works – all presented on the full BEAST system in the Elgar Concert Hall.
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27Jun

BEAST: Yong Gyu Gregory Kim Multimedia Concert

Dates
Thursday 27 June 2024 (20:00-21:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Composer and BEAST alumni, YongGyu Gregory Kim, joins us from Korea with a programme of his multimedia compositions for instrumentalists with electronics and visuals.
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28Jun

Romeo and Juliet

Dates
Friday 28 June 2024 (19:00-21:00)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
Be transported to fair Verona in this poetic, passionate and utterly gripping adaptation of Shakespeare's iconic romantic masterpiece by Illyria.
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28Jun

BEAST: P.A. Tremblay and Sylvain Pohu with BEAST

Dates
Friday 28 June 2024 (20:00-21:00)
Location
Pan Pan Digbeth
Description
For the final concert of Body-Space-Action-Agency, BEAST heads to Pan-pan for an evening of live electronic music.
July 2024
1Jul

Museum Tours

Dates
Monday 1 July 2024 (12:00-13:00)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
Join us for Tours of the Museum
1Jul

Music and Majesty

Dates
Monday 1 July (09:30) - Tuesday 2 July 2024 (17:00)
Location
Linnean Society Burlington House, London
Description
Music and Majesty: Chapels Royal, Cathedrals, and Colleges, c.1485-1688.
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1Jul

Charles Dickens and Wilkie Collins: Writing, Performance, Image

Dates
Monday 1 July 2024 (09:00) - Sunday 12 January 2025 (18:00)
Location
Main Library Atrium
Description
Exhibition in Main Library atrium curated by Dr Caroline Radcliffe about the authors Charles Dickens and Wilkie Collins, showcasing original manuscripts and rare books from the Cadbury Research Library. All welcome.
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3Jul

AI FUTURES: Generative AI: the basics

Dates
Wednesday 3 July 2024 (17:30-19:00)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Academics from the Department of Economics will simplify generative AI and large language models concepts and show you how to create prompts to produce content.
Birmingham Futures
4Jul

AI FUTURES: Birmingham Futures

Dates
Thursday 4 July 2024 (18:15-19:30)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
In this unique creative writing workshop facilitated by author Liam Brown, we'll collaborate with each other and AI to consider our future relationship with new and emerging technologies.
Exodus Crooks. Image courtesy the artist. Photo by Chelsea Gordon Large
4Jul

AI FUTURES: We Need 2 Tlk

Dates
Thursday 4 July (10:00) - Saturday 2 November 2024 (16:00)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
We Need 2 Tlk by Exodus Crooks explores public perceptions of AI and reflections on media and technology as outlined in the work of celebrated Jamaican-British academic and cultural theorist Professor Stuart Hall.
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11Jul

Barber Lates

Dates
Thursday 11 July 2024 (18:00-21:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Barber Lates is back, and The Barber Institute of Fine Arts is opening it's doors for this special evening event. Wander through the galleries after hours, and enjoy a night of art, film and creative activities.
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13Jul

Barber family workshop with Karoline Rerrie

Dates
Saturday 13 July 2024 (10:00-12:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Collaborate with artists and create as a family at the Barber's Saturday Family workshops. Perfect for 6-12 year olds.
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14Jul

Rare Plant Fair

Dates
Sunday 14 July 2024 (10:30-16:30)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
The Rare Plant Fair returns to Winterbourne with their stalls of suppliers and experts from up and down the country.
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17Jul

Creative Planting Design – Horticulture Masterclass

Dates
Wednesday 17 July 2024 (10:30-15:00)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
Plants are at the heart of our gardens; this workshop will help you to explore a range of plants to create year-round interest in a garden.
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20Jul

BSL exhibition tour – Claudette Johnson: Darker Than Blue

Dates
Saturday 20 July 2024 (13:00-15:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Join deaf artist Olivier Jamin for this British Sign Language (BSL) tour of The Barber Institute of Fine Art's exhibition, Claudette Johnson: Darker Than Blue
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20Jul

Jazz in the Garden with Florence Joelle

Dates
Saturday 20 July 2024 (19:00)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
Jazz lovers rejoice! The Birmingham Jazz Festival is back for 2024 and with it a fabulous evening of entertainment at Winterbourne.
Tenement Jazz Band
24Jul

Tenement Jazz Band

Dates
Wednesday 24 July 2024 (12:00-14:30)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Don't miss this unforgettable afternoon of music steeped in the resilience and creativity of the 1930s.
24Jul

Lunchtime Talk with Emily Hazell

Dates
Wednesday 24 July 2024 (13:00-13:30)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Join Emily Hazell, Director of Horticulture at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, as they share unique horticultural perspectives on the exhibition The Hidden Lives of Plants: Botanical Illustrations from the V&A.
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25Jul

Jazz for families

Dates
Thursday 25 July 2024 (11:00-12:30)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Join us for a special jazz concert for little ears. Enjoy a relaxed performance where children can learn about instruments and enjoy new sounds.
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3Aug

Riso Printing with Juneau Projects | Barber Family Festival

Dates
Saturday 3 August (11:00) - Sunday 4 August 2024 (15:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Be inspired by the diverse shapes and forms of plants as you create vibrant Risograph Prints with the artist duo Juneau Projects.
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3Aug

Murder on the Lawn

Dates
Saturday 3 August (18:00) - Sunday 4 August 2024 (18:00)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
Get ready for an evening of hilarity, as improv group Foghorn Unscripted tackle a quintessentially British whodunnit.
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3Aug

Barber Family Festival

Dates
Saturday 3 August (11:00) - Sunday 11 August 2024 (15:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Connect with art through nature and play. This August families are taking over the Barber Institute for our second free Family Festival!
August 2024
5Aug

Museum Tours

Dates
Monday 5 August 2024 (12:00-13:00)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
Join us for Tours of the Museum
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6Aug

Beautiful Botanicals | Barber Family Festival

Dates
Tuesday 6 August 2024 (11:00-15:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Explore plant forms, imagining and constructing your own hybrid creations using all kinds of scrap materials.
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7Aug

Lunchtime talk | Studio Practice with Beverley Bennett

Dates
Wednesday 7 August 2024 (13:00-13:30)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
In response to the Barber's exhibition 'Claudette Johnson: Darker Than Blue' join artist-filmmaker Beverley Bennett as she reflects upon her own drawing practice and relationship with Johnson's work.
BarberFamilyFestival_WoodlandTibe
9Aug

Seed Structures with Woodland Tribe | Barber Family Festival

Dates
Friday 9 August (10:00) - Sunday 11 August 2024 (16:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Woodland Tribe are back at the Barber this summer to construct another extraordinary play space! Families are invited to co-create a new structure in our outdoor space, inspired by the millions of forms of seeds.
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17Aug

The Hound of the Baskervilles

Dates
Saturday 17 August 2024 (19:30)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
Sherlock Holmes and his assistant, Dr Watson, tackle the most baffling case of their careers in this adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle's 1900s classic.
Sept 2024
2Sep

Museum Tours

Dates
Monday 2 September 2024 (12:00-13:00)
Location
Lapworth Museum of Geology - Earth Sciences Building (R4 on campus map)
Description
Join us for Tours of the Museum
4Sep

Lunchtime talk with Professor Jeremy Pritchard

Dates
Wednesday 4 September 2024 (13:00-13:30)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Join Professor Jeremy Pritchard, Professor of Life Sciences Education, as they share unique perspectives and insight on the exhibition The Hidden Lives of Plants: Botanical Illustrations from the V&A.
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6Sep

Barber Takeover | Stuart Hall Archive Project – Conjunctures

Dates
Friday 6 September 2024 (12:00-17:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
A day of film, music and collaboration. Professor Patricia Noxolo and Dr Rita Gayle from the Stuart Hall Archive Project are taking over the Barber's spaces.
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6Sep

Artist Talk: Claudette Johnson

Dates
Friday 6 September 2024 (17:30-19:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Hear from exhibiting artists Claudette Johnson and Trevor Mathison in conversation with Beverley Bennett and Professor Dorothy Price as they reflect upon their exhibition, artistic practice and wider research.
22Jan

Medici Enterprise Training Programme 2025

Dates
Wednesday 22 January (09:00) - Wednesday 2 April 2025 (17:00)
Location
Edgbaston Park Hotel 53 Edgbaston Park Road Birmingham B15 2RS
Description
The Medici programme will give you the business skills, knowledge and confidence you need to engage with business and industry in an impactful and professional way.
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26Jun

BEAST: Xenia Pestova Bennett and Annea Lockwood

Dates
Wednesday 26 June 2024 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Xenia Pestova Bennett performs a programme of works for prepared piano and electronics in the opening concert of BEAST's Body-Space-Action-Agency.
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26Jun

BEAST: Artemi Gioti and Aaron Einbond

Dates
Wednesday 26 June 2024 (20:00-21:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
As part of their research into AI and Machine Learning, Artemi-Maria Gioti and Aaron Einbond present two works for instrumentalist with live reactive electronics. This event is part of BEAST's Body-Space-Action-Agency.
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27Jun

BEAST works

Dates
Thursday 27 June 2024 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
For the third concert of Body-Space-Action-Agency, staff and student members of BEAST present a programme of new multichannel works – all presented on the full BEAST system in the Elgar Concert Hall.
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27Jun

BEAST: Yong Gyu Gregory Kim Multimedia Concert

Dates
Thursday 27 June 2024 (20:00-21:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Composer and BEAST alumni, YongGyu Gregory Kim, joins us from Korea with a programme of his multimedia compositions for instrumentalists with electronics and visuals.
Dark-1080x1080 (1)-min
28Jun

Romeo and Juliet

Dates
Friday 28 June 2024 (19:00-21:00)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
Be transported to fair Verona in this poetic, passionate and utterly gripping adaptation of Shakespeare's iconic romantic masterpiece by Illyria.
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28Jun

BEAST: P.A. Tremblay and Sylvain Pohu with BEAST

Dates
Friday 28 June 2024 (20:00-21:00)
Location
Pan Pan Digbeth
Description
For the final concert of Body-Space-Action-Agency, BEAST heads to Pan-pan for an evening of live electronic music.
jazz2013
20Jul

Jazz in the Garden with Florence Joelle

Dates
Saturday 20 July 2024 (19:00)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
Jazz lovers rejoice! The Birmingham Jazz Festival is back for 2024 and with it a fabulous evening of entertainment at Winterbourne.
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3Aug

Murder on the Lawn

Dates
Saturday 3 August (18:00) - Sunday 4 August 2024 (18:00)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
Get ready for an evening of hilarity, as improv group Foghorn Unscripted tackle a quintessentially British whodunnit.
1080x1080-min
17Aug

The Hound of the Baskervilles

Dates
Saturday 17 August 2024 (19:30)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
Sherlock Holmes and his assistant, Dr Watson, tackle the most baffling case of their careers in this adaptation of Arthur Conan Doyle's 1900s classic.
20Feb

Winterbourne House and Garden - What's on

Dates
Monday 20 February 2023 (16:07) - Thursday 20 February 2025 (16:07)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden
Description
Find out what's on at Winterbourne House and Garden.
The Exchange Reproduced with the permission of the Library of Birmingham. WK/B11/5129
4May

Heritage building tours

Dates
Saturday 4 May (11:00) - Saturday 6 July 2024 (16:00)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Join our friendly guides on a heritage tour of The Exchange and discover its hidden history and fascinating stories.
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8May

Culture Café

Dates
Wednesday 8 May (15:00) - Wednesday 10 July 2024 (17:00)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Come together with Black History Arts and More for a hot drink, engaging conversations, and pop-up activities celebrating cultures, communities, and inclusion.
Family friendly heritage tours (resized)
8Jun

Family heritage tours

Dates
Saturday 8 June (10:00) - Saturday 13 July 2024 (14:30)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Our family tours take you on an interactive exploration of The Exchange. With help from objects, archives and our friendly guides, step into the shoes of those who once worked and banked in this historic building.
26Jun

Pre-charge bail and Release Under Investigation

Dates
Wednesday 26 June 2024 (09:15-16:00)
Location
Woburn House - London
Description
This seminar will discuss the findings of a research project to examine the impact of changes in the law on pre-charge bail and reflect on their implications for law, policy and practice.
1Jul

Music and Majesty

Dates
Monday 1 July (09:30) - Tuesday 2 July 2024 (17:00)
Location
Linnean Society Burlington House, London
Description
Music and Majesty: Chapels Royal, Cathedrals, and Colleges, c.1485-1688.
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3Jul

AI FUTURES: Generative AI: the basics

Dates
Wednesday 3 July 2024 (17:30-19:00)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Academics from the Department of Economics will simplify generative AI and large language models concepts and show you how to create prompts to produce content.
Birmingham Futures
4Jul

AI FUTURES: Birmingham Futures

Dates
Thursday 4 July 2024 (18:15-19:30)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
In this unique creative writing workshop facilitated by author Liam Brown, we'll collaborate with each other and AI to consider our future relationship with new and emerging technologies.
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11Jul

Barber Lates

Dates
Thursday 11 July 2024 (18:00-21:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Barber Lates is back, and The Barber Institute of Fine Arts is opening it's doors for this special evening event. Wander through the galleries after hours, and enjoy a night of art, film and creative activities.
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13Jul

Barber family workshop with Karoline Rerrie

Dates
Saturday 13 July 2024 (10:00-12:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Collaborate with artists and create as a family at the Barber's Saturday Family workshops. Perfect for 6-12 year olds.
mixedflowersSG2011-min
17Jul

Creative Planting Design – Horticulture Masterclass

Dates
Wednesday 17 July 2024 (10:30-15:00)
Location
Winterbourne House and Garden - University of Birmingham
Description
Plants are at the heart of our gardens; this workshop will help you to explore a range of plants to create year-round interest in a garden.
Barber_Claudette_YellowVest_contensis crop
20Jul

BSL exhibition tour – Claudette Johnson: Darker Than Blue

Dates
Saturday 20 July 2024 (13:00-15:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Join deaf artist Olivier Jamin for this British Sign Language (BSL) tour of The Barber Institute of Fine Art's exhibition, Claudette Johnson: Darker Than Blue
Tenement Jazz Band
24Jul

Tenement Jazz Band

Dates
Wednesday 24 July 2024 (12:00-14:30)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Don't miss this unforgettable afternoon of music steeped in the resilience and creativity of the 1930s.
24Jul

Lunchtime Talk with Emily Hazell

Dates
Wednesday 24 July 2024 (13:00-13:30)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Join Emily Hazell, Director of Horticulture at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, as they share unique horticultural perspectives on the exhibition The Hidden Lives of Plants: Botanical Illustrations from the V&A.
JLJB Press Shot 3 2023 Large
25Jul

Jazz for families

Dates
Thursday 25 July 2024 (11:00-12:30)
Location
The Exchange: 3 Centenary Square Birmingham B1 2DR
Description
Join us for a special jazz concert for little ears. Enjoy a relaxed performance where children can learn about instruments and enjoy new sounds.
BarberFamilyFestival_JuneauProjects
3Aug

Riso Printing with Juneau Projects | Barber Family Festival

Dates
Saturday 3 August (11:00) - Sunday 4 August 2024 (15:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Be inspired by the diverse shapes and forms of plants as you create vibrant Risograph Prints with the artist duo Juneau Projects.
woodland tribe aug 23 (C)
3Aug

Barber Family Festival

Dates
Saturday 3 August (11:00) - Sunday 11 August 2024 (15:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Connect with art through nature and play. This August families are taking over the Barber Institute for our second free Family Festival!
BarberFamilyFestival_BeautifulBotanicals
6Aug

Beautiful Botanicals | Barber Family Festival

Dates
Tuesday 6 August 2024 (11:00-15:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Explore plant forms, imagining and constructing your own hybrid creations using all kinds of scrap materials.
Beverley Bennett still_compressed
7Aug

Lunchtime talk | Studio Practice with Beverley Bennett

Dates
Wednesday 7 August 2024 (13:00-13:30)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
In response to the Barber's exhibition 'Claudette Johnson: Darker Than Blue' join artist-filmmaker Beverley Bennett as she reflects upon her own drawing practice and relationship with Johnson's work.
BarberFamilyFestival_WoodlandTibe
9Aug

Seed Structures with Woodland Tribe | Barber Family Festival

Dates
Friday 9 August (10:00) - Sunday 11 August 2024 (16:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Woodland Tribe are back at the Barber this summer to construct another extraordinary play space! Families are invited to co-create a new structure in our outdoor space, inspired by the millions of forms of seeds.
4Sep

Lunchtime talk with Professor Jeremy Pritchard

Dates
Wednesday 4 September 2024 (13:00-13:30)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Join Professor Jeremy Pritchard, Professor of Life Sciences Education, as they share unique perspectives and insight on the exhibition The Hidden Lives of Plants: Botanical Illustrations from the V&A.
Stuart Hall Archive Project compressed
6Sep

Barber Takeover | Stuart Hall Archive Project – Conjunctures

Dates
Friday 6 September 2024 (12:00-17:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
A day of film, music and collaboration. Professor Patricia Noxolo and Dr Rita Gayle from the Stuart Hall Archive Project are taking over the Barber's spaces.
Claudette Johnson, Protection, compressed
6Sep

Artist Talk: Claudette Johnson

Dates
Friday 6 September 2024 (17:30-19:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
Hear from exhibiting artists Claudette Johnson and Trevor Mathison in conversation with Beverley Bennett and Professor Dorothy Price as they reflect upon their exhibition, artistic practice and wider research.
beast315
26Jun

BEAST: Xenia Pestova Bennett and Annea Lockwood

Dates
Wednesday 26 June 2024 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Xenia Pestova Bennett performs a programme of works for prepared piano and electronics in the opening concert of BEAST's Body-Space-Action-Agency.
beast315
26Jun

BEAST: Artemi Gioti and Aaron Einbond

Dates
Wednesday 26 June 2024 (20:00-21:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
As part of their research into AI and Machine Learning, Artemi-Maria Gioti and Aaron Einbond present two works for instrumentalist with live reactive electronics. This event is part of BEAST's Body-Space-Action-Agency.
beast315
27Jun

BEAST works

Dates
Thursday 27 June 2024 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
For the third concert of Body-Space-Action-Agency, staff and student members of BEAST present a programme of new multichannel works – all presented on the full BEAST system in the Elgar Concert Hall.
beast315
27Jun

BEAST: Yong Gyu Gregory Kim Multimedia Concert

Dates
Thursday 27 June 2024 (20:00-21:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Composer and BEAST alumni, YongGyu Gregory Kim, joins us from Korea with a programme of his multimedia compositions for instrumentalists with electronics and visuals.
beast315
28Jun

BEAST: P.A. Tremblay and Sylvain Pohu with BEAST

Dates
Friday 28 June 2024 (20:00-21:00)
Location
Pan Pan Digbeth
Description
For the final concert of Body-Space-Action-Agency, BEAST heads to Pan-pan for an evening of live electronic music.
1Jul

Music and Majesty

Dates
Monday 1 July (09:30) - Tuesday 2 July 2024 (17:00)
Location
Linnean Society Burlington House, London
Description
Music and Majesty: Chapels Royal, Cathedrals, and Colleges, c.1485-1688.
Stuart Hall Archive Project compressed
6Sep

Barber Takeover | Stuart Hall Archive Project – Conjunctures

Dates
Friday 6 September 2024 (12:00-17:00)
Location
The Barber Institute of Fine Arts
Description
A day of film, music and collaboration. Professor Patricia Noxolo and Dr Rita Gayle from the Stuart Hall Archive Project are taking over the Barber's spaces.
22Jan

Medici Enterprise Training Programme 2025

Dates
Wednesday 22 January (09:00) - Wednesday 2 April 2025 (17:00)
Location
Edgbaston Park Hotel 53 Edgbaston Park Road Birmingham B15 2RS
Description
The Medici programme will give you the business skills, knowledge and confidence you need to engage with business and industry in an impactful and professional way.