Open 363 days a year, the Barbican presents a uniquely diverse programme of world-class performing and visual arts, encompassing all forms of classical and contemporary music, international theatre and dance, visual arts and design, and a cinema programme which blends first-run films with special themed seasons.
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Mentions of Barbican
Free Barbican Installation Investigates What It Means to Grow Old Today
The Liminal Space designed and created a new installation at the Barbican, aimed to engage the public on the inequalities of ageing.
Allford Hall Monaghan Morris Designs New Barbican Shop
The Barbican recently opened its new, larger, more accessible shop. Designed by Allford Hall Monaghan Morris, the 330 sqm shop is spread over two floors and provides ample room to host events and bring the Barbican's programme into its retail spaces.
Royal Designers for Industry 2011
Six of the UK's best designers are to be recognised for their outstanding contribution to design and society by becoming Royal Designers for Industry (RDI) at an award ceremony held at the RSA on November 17.