Barbican

Basquiat at the Barbican: Boom for Real
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In Depth

Basquiat at the Barbican: Boom for Real

Curator Eleanor Nairne talks about the influences to be found in the pioneering work of Jean-Michel Basquiat in his first UK retrospective
18 Sep 2017
Into The Unknown: Explore science fiction at the Barbican
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In Depth

Into The Unknown: Explore science fiction at the Barbican

Discover strange worlds and new civilisations on film, TV and the printed page as a groundbreaking exhibition blasts off
2 Jun 2017
Life after 1945: The Japanese House at the Barbican
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In Depth

Life after 1945: The Japanese House at the Barbican

A new exhibition on Japan's creative response to its post-war housing crisis shows how traditional elements continue to play a role
20 Mar 2017
An eclectic selection at the London Jazz Festival
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In Depth

An eclectic selection at the London Jazz Festival

With ten days of performances from both big names and emerging stars, the capital's celebration of the musical genre marches to its own beat
11 Nov 2016
Benedict Cumberbatch begs fans not to film his Hamlet
Benedict Cumberbatch in Hamlet
In Brief

Benedict Cumberbatch begs fans not to film his Hamlet

After 'one hell of a week', actor says being recorded on stage is 'mortifying'
10 Aug 2015
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 24 Sep 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Monday 24 Sep 2012

24 Sep 2012
Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 14 Jun 2012
Daily Briefing

Ten Things You Need to Know Today: Thursday 14 Jun 2012

14 Jun 2012

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