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A Brief History of Brutalism at the Barbican

27 January - 03 March
Organized by: Guildhall School of Music & Drama / Barbican
Venue: Barbican, Online with Guildhall School of Music & Drama
Silk Street

Developed in association with Barbican, this online evening course at Guildhall School of Music & Drama provides an engaging and critical introduction to Brutalist architecture through the iconic and groundbreaking design of the Barbican. Learn about the origins of the style, its unique relationship with Britain and its enduring impact on architecture and design.


Led by Jon Astbury, Assistant Curator, Architecture & Design, Barbican Art Gallery, and with a guest Q&A session with Elain Harwood and Frank Woods.


Dates: Wednesday evenings on 27 January, 3, 10, 17, 24 February and 3 March 2021Times: 7-8.30pm, GMT(UTC+/-0); 17 Feb 7-9pm, GMT(UTC+/-0)

Venue: Zoom


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