Events

 

Coronavirus update

Important information:
All on-campus visits and events are cancelled or postponed until further notice. Virtual events will be running as normal unless otherwise stated. For the latest updates visit our coronavirus information page. Please note that some of our on campus events may be replaced by virtual events - please check with the event organiser listed against each event.

'The Sphinx, the Great Pyramid and two lesser Pyramids, Ghizeh, Egypt' (credit Francis Bedford, 1862). Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2020
12Jun

Sights of Wonder: online exhibition

Dates
Friday 12 June 2020 (00:00) - Saturday 12 June 2021 (00:00)
Description
Sights of Wonder is the first-ever digital exhibition by the Barber - curated by University of Birmingham MA Art History and Curating Students in collaboration with Royal Collection Trust.
hermes 300 x 300
29Jan

The Hermes Experiment

Dates
Friday 29 January (13:00) - Tuesday 31 August 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
A Virtual Lunchtime Barber Concert with The Hermes Experiment.
linarol 300 x 300
12Feb

The Linarol Consort

Dates
Friday 12 February (13:00) - Tuesday 31 August 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
A Virtual Lunchtime Barber Concert with The Linarol Consort.
oliver wass 300 x 300
26Feb

Oliver Wass

Dates
Friday 26 February (13:00) - Tuesday 31 August 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
A Virtual Lunchtime Barber Concert with Oliver Wass.
cadbury-lectures-2020-1437-Cropped-300x300
17May

Cadbury Lectures 2021

Dates
Monday 17 May (00:01) - Friday 21 May 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
Cadbury Lectures 2021 Linda Woodhead
TextilePic
27May

Crafted in Time: Textile Workshop

Dates
Thursday 27 May 2021 (18:30-19:30)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
Join textile artist Louise Goult for a relaxing virtual textile workshop inspired by the Lapworth Museum's collection.
si-logo-315-Cropped-100x100
9Jun

The Shakespeare Beyond Borders Alliance Launch Event

Dates
Wednesday 9 June (12:00) - Friday 11 June 2021 (20:00)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
A three-day online event bringing together practitioners, directors, government representatives, scholars, and institutions with the aim of fostering dialogue, collaboration and mutual learning.
11Jun

Affect, Empathy, the Body

Dates
Friday 11 June 2021 (14:00-17:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
Online symposium exploring the ways in which key concepts of affect, empathy, and the body shape the work being carried out by, between, and on the borders of humanities and mental health research.
globe-600
22Jun

Post BREXIT: Uncertainty, Risk Measurement and COVID-19 Challenges

Dates
Tuesday 22 June (09:00) - Wednesday 23 June 2021 (17:00)
Location
Zoom event
Description
This conference will bring together researchers from different research communities for an interdisciplinary stocktaking of the state of the art of research on the consequences of Brexit.
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24Jun

Crafted in Time: Printmaking Workshop

Dates
Thursday 24 June 2021 (18:30-19:30)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
Join artist Kaitlin Ferguson for an inspiring evening of printmaking, in response to the Lapworth Museum's collection.
9Jul

Do ancient Egyptians dream of electric sheep?

Dates
Friday 9 July 2021 (09:00-17:00)
Description
A workshop exploring the reception and reconstruction of Egypt in science fiction, fostering a dialogue among Egyptologists, cultural historians, literary scholars, and creative practitioners.
Pics Rachel Clay Tile
29Jul

Crafted in Time: Clay Tile Workshop

Dates
Thursday 29 July 2021 (18:30-19:30)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
Artist Rachel Akers will lead an engaging online workshop in which you will create a beautiful clay tile inspired by the Lapworth Museum.
3Sep

Law Reform Now Conferences

Dates
Friday 3 September (08:30) - Wednesday 15 September 2021 (17:30)
Location
Day One online, Day Two and Three online and on campus
Description
What next in law reform? Law Reform Now Conferences 2021
bacs-conference315
8Sep

British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS) annual conference

Dates
Wednesday 8 September (09:00) - Friday 10 September 2021 (17:00)
Location
The University of Birmingham
Description
The Annual Conference of the British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS), to be held at the University of Birmingham will now take place 8-10 September 2021
8Sep

Information Overload? Music Studies in the Age of Abundance

Dates
Wednesday 8 September (09:00) - Friday 10 September 2021 (18:00)
Location
Dome Room Bramall Music Building, Online
Description
A conference on epistemological, methodological, ethical, and disciplinary problems that arise when studying music in the age of abundance.
reformation-studies-colloquium-2020
8Sep

Reformation Studies Colloquium 2021

Dates
Wednesday 8 September (09:00) - Friday 10 September 2021 (17:00)
Location
Online -
Description
The biannual colloquium has been rescheduled online for September 2021.
hermes 300 x 300
29Jan

The Hermes Experiment

Dates
Friday 29 January (13:00) - Tuesday 31 August 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
A Virtual Lunchtime Barber Concert with The Hermes Experiment.
linarol 300 x 300
12Feb

The Linarol Consort

Dates
Friday 12 February (13:00) - Tuesday 31 August 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
A Virtual Lunchtime Barber Concert with The Linarol Consort.
oliver wass 300 x 300
26Feb

Oliver Wass

Dates
Friday 26 February (13:00) - Tuesday 31 August 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
A Virtual Lunchtime Barber Concert with Oliver Wass.
cadbury-lectures-2020-1437-Cropped-300x300
17May

Cadbury Lectures 2021

Dates
Monday 17 May (00:01) - Friday 21 May 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
Cadbury Lectures 2021 Linda Woodhead
TextilePic
27May

Crafted in Time: Textile Workshop

Dates
Thursday 27 May 2021 (18:30-19:30)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
Join textile artist Louise Goult for a relaxing virtual textile workshop inspired by the Lapworth Museum's collection.
si-logo-315-Cropped-100x100
9Jun

The Shakespeare Beyond Borders Alliance Launch Event

Dates
Wednesday 9 June (12:00) - Friday 11 June 2021 (20:00)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
A three-day online event bringing together practitioners, directors, government representatives, scholars, and institutions with the aim of fostering dialogue, collaboration and mutual learning.
11Jun

Affect, Empathy, the Body

Dates
Friday 11 June 2021 (14:00-17:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
Online symposium exploring the ways in which key concepts of affect, empathy, and the body shape the work being carried out by, between, and on the borders of humanities and mental health research.
globe-600
22Jun

Post BREXIT: Uncertainty, Risk Measurement and COVID-19 Challenges

Dates
Tuesday 22 June (09:00) - Wednesday 23 June 2021 (17:00)
Location
Zoom event
Description
This conference will bring together researchers from different research communities for an interdisciplinary stocktaking of the state of the art of research on the consequences of Brexit.
DISINTERGRATION  ACCUMULATION(Detail)2
24Jun

Crafted in Time: Printmaking Workshop

Dates
Thursday 24 June 2021 (18:30-19:30)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
Join artist Kaitlin Ferguson for an inspiring evening of printmaking, in response to the Lapworth Museum's collection.
9Jul

Do ancient Egyptians dream of electric sheep?

Dates
Friday 9 July 2021 (09:00-17:00)
Description
A workshop exploring the reception and reconstruction of Egypt in science fiction, fostering a dialogue among Egyptologists, cultural historians, literary scholars, and creative practitioners.
Pics Rachel Clay Tile
29Jul

Crafted in Time: Clay Tile Workshop

Dates
Thursday 29 July 2021 (18:30-19:30)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
Artist Rachel Akers will lead an engaging online workshop in which you will create a beautiful clay tile inspired by the Lapworth Museum.
3Sep

Law Reform Now Conferences

Dates
Friday 3 September (08:30) - Wednesday 15 September 2021 (17:30)
Location
Day One online, Day Two and Three online and on campus
Description
What next in law reform? Law Reform Now Conferences 2021
reformation-studies-colloquium-2020
8Sep

Reformation Studies Colloquium 2021

Dates
Wednesday 8 September (09:00) - Friday 10 September 2021 (17:00)
Location
Online -
Description
The biannual colloquium has been rescheduled online for September 2021.
'The Sphinx, the Great Pyramid and two lesser Pyramids, Ghizeh, Egypt' (credit Francis Bedford, 1862). Royal Collection Trust / © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2020
12Jun

Sights of Wonder: online exhibition

Dates
Friday 12 June 2020 (00:00) - Saturday 12 June 2021 (00:00)
Description
Sights of Wonder is the first-ever digital exhibition by the Barber - curated by University of Birmingham MA Art History and Curating Students in collaboration with Royal Collection Trust.
hermes 300 x 300
29Jan

The Hermes Experiment

Dates
Friday 29 January (13:00) - Tuesday 31 August 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
A Virtual Lunchtime Barber Concert with The Hermes Experiment.
linarol 300 x 300
12Feb

The Linarol Consort

Dates
Friday 12 February (13:00) - Tuesday 31 August 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
A Virtual Lunchtime Barber Concert with The Linarol Consort.
oliver wass 300 x 300
26Feb

Oliver Wass

Dates
Friday 26 February (13:00) - Tuesday 31 August 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
A Virtual Lunchtime Barber Concert with Oliver Wass.
cadbury-lectures-2020-1437-Cropped-300x300
17May

Cadbury Lectures 2021

Dates
Monday 17 May (00:01) - Friday 21 May 2021 (23:59)
Location
Online
Description
Cadbury Lectures 2021 Linda Woodhead
TextilePic
27May

Crafted in Time: Textile Workshop

Dates
Thursday 27 May 2021 (18:30-19:30)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
Join textile artist Louise Goult for a relaxing virtual textile workshop inspired by the Lapworth Museum's collection.
si-logo-315-Cropped-100x100
9Jun

The Shakespeare Beyond Borders Alliance Launch Event

Dates
Wednesday 9 June (12:00) - Friday 11 June 2021 (20:00)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
A three-day online event bringing together practitioners, directors, government representatives, scholars, and institutions with the aim of fostering dialogue, collaboration and mutual learning.
11Jun

Affect, Empathy, the Body

Dates
Friday 11 June 2021 (14:00-17:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
Online symposium exploring the ways in which key concepts of affect, empathy, and the body shape the work being carried out by, between, and on the borders of humanities and mental health research.
globe-600
22Jun

Post BREXIT: Uncertainty, Risk Measurement and COVID-19 Challenges

Dates
Tuesday 22 June (09:00) - Wednesday 23 June 2021 (17:00)
Location
Zoom event
Description
This conference will bring together researchers from different research communities for an interdisciplinary stocktaking of the state of the art of research on the consequences of Brexit.
DISINTERGRATION  ACCUMULATION(Detail)2
24Jun

Crafted in Time: Printmaking Workshop

Dates
Thursday 24 June 2021 (18:30-19:30)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
Join artist Kaitlin Ferguson for an inspiring evening of printmaking, in response to the Lapworth Museum's collection.
9Jul

Do ancient Egyptians dream of electric sheep?

Dates
Friday 9 July 2021 (09:00-17:00)
Description
A workshop exploring the reception and reconstruction of Egypt in science fiction, fostering a dialogue among Egyptologists, cultural historians, literary scholars, and creative practitioners.
Pics Rachel Clay Tile
29Jul

Crafted in Time: Clay Tile Workshop

Dates
Thursday 29 July 2021 (18:30-19:30)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
Artist Rachel Akers will lead an engaging online workshop in which you will create a beautiful clay tile inspired by the Lapworth Museum.
3Sep

Law Reform Now Conferences

Dates
Friday 3 September (08:30) - Wednesday 15 September 2021 (17:30)
Location
Day One online, Day Two and Three online and on campus
Description
What next in law reform? Law Reform Now Conferences 2021
bacs-conference315
8Sep

British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS) annual conference

Dates
Wednesday 8 September (09:00) - Friday 10 September 2021 (17:00)
Location
The University of Birmingham
Description
The Annual Conference of the British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS), to be held at the University of Birmingham will now take place 8-10 September 2021
8Sep

Information Overload? Music Studies in the Age of Abundance

Dates
Wednesday 8 September (09:00) - Friday 10 September 2021 (18:00)
Location
Dome Room Bramall Music Building, Online
Description
A conference on epistemological, methodological, ethical, and disciplinary problems that arise when studying music in the age of abundance.
reformation-studies-colloquium-2020
8Sep

Reformation Studies Colloquium 2021

Dates
Wednesday 8 September (09:00) - Friday 10 September 2021 (17:00)
Location
Online -
Description
The biannual colloquium has been rescheduled online for September 2021.
si-logo-315-Cropped-100x100
9Jun

The Shakespeare Beyond Borders Alliance Launch Event

Dates
Wednesday 9 June (12:00) - Friday 11 June 2021 (20:00)
Location
Online - a zoom link will be sent to you following registration
Description
A three-day online event bringing together practitioners, directors, government representatives, scholars, and institutions with the aim of fostering dialogue, collaboration and mutual learning.
11Jun

Affect, Empathy, the Body

Dates
Friday 11 June 2021 (14:00-17:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
Online symposium exploring the ways in which key concepts of affect, empathy, and the body shape the work being carried out by, between, and on the borders of humanities and mental health research.
bacs-conference315
8Sep

British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS) annual conference

Dates
Wednesday 8 September (09:00) - Friday 10 September 2021 (17:00)
Location
The University of Birmingham
Description
The Annual Conference of the British Association for Chinese Studies (BACS), to be held at the University of Birmingham will now take place 8-10 September 2021
8Sep

Information Overload? Music Studies in the Age of Abundance

Dates
Wednesday 8 September (09:00) - Friday 10 September 2021 (18:00)
Location
Dome Room Bramall Music Building, Online
Description
A conference on epistemological, methodological, ethical, and disciplinary problems that arise when studying music in the age of abundance.
reformation-studies-colloquium-2020
8Sep

Reformation Studies Colloquium 2021

Dates
Wednesday 8 September (09:00) - Friday 10 September 2021 (17:00)
Location
Online -
Description
The biannual colloquium has been rescheduled online for September 2021.