Barbican

Culture

the best things to watch, see and do this week in the uk

Get your indispensable gui-De to leisure action, with our culture highlights of the week.
Roisin Lanigan
6.3.19
Culture

the best things to watch, see and do this week in the uk

Get your indispensable gui-De to leisure action, with our culture highlights of the week.
Roisin Lanigan
5.20.19
Culture

the best things to watch, see and do this week in the uk

Get your indispensable gui-De to leisure action, with our culture highlights of the week.
Roisin Lanigan
5.7.19
Culture

the best things to watch, see and do this week in the uk

Get your indispensable gui-De to leisure action, with our culture highlights of the week.
Roisin Lanigan
4.8.19
News

stormzy says oxford turned down his offer to create a scholarship for black students

The revelation follows his current grant programme with Cambridge University, during which will sponsor two students this year and two the next.
Roisin Lanigan
11.8.18
Culture

this new exhibition is celebrating the art world’s most iconic couples

‘Modern Couples: Art, Intimacy and the Avant-Garde’ opens today at Barbican and features some of the best duos of the past century. Romantic!
Roisin Lanigan
10.11.18
Culture

the best things to watch, see and do this week

Get your indispensable gui-De to leisure action, with our culture highlights of the week.
Matthew Whitehouse
10.1.18
Culture

these portraits of the US opioid crisis are one of the best things to see this week

Read about Jordan Baumgarten’s Good Sick and everything else you need to watch, see and do in the next seven days.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.9.18
Culture

boom for real: a dictionary of basquiat

Following the Barbican exhibition’s opening weekend, wise up on the American artist’s catchphrases, graffiti tags, obsessions, and words that recur in his most famous paintings.
Charlotte Gush
9.26.17
Art

the problem with the barbican’s basquiat retrospective

Boom for Real at the Barbican is content to examine the grit and glamour of Basquiat’s NYC, but what about the racism he faced as the art world’s first black star?
Felix Petty
9.21.17
dance

ten reasons why fashion fans should see trajal harrell’s hoochie koochie

Harrell’s retrospective at the Barbican is one of the most important dance pieces you will see this year.
Charlie Porter
8.1.17
Music

the songs that changed jane birkin’s life

With a new album, Birkin/Gainsbourg: Le Symphonique, and a performance at London’s Barbican later this year, Jane Birkin talks us through the songs that define her ten year love affair with France’s most illustrious musician, Serge Gainsbourg.
Matthew Whitehouse
4.27.17
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