Digital Revolution †

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 14TH SEPTEMBER 2014

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, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y 8DS
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Mon-Wed, Fri-Sun 11am-8pm, last admission 90 minutes before close, Thu 11am-10pm, last admission 90 minutes before close
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£12.50; child aged 12-17 and NUS £8.50; child aged 5-12 £5; under 5s free; other concs £10.50
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Digital RevolutionThe Barbican's big summer exhibition tackles the impact of digital technology in the arts since 1970 and considers how it might develop in the future in the light of new technologies such as augmented reality, artificial intelligence, wearable technologies and 3D printing. This multimedia extravaganza includes work from across the creative spectrum: artists, filmmakers, designers, musicians, architects and game developers amongst others. The Barbican has also commissioned new pieces from artists Umbrellium (Usman Haque and Nitipak 'Dot' Samsen), Universal Everything and will.i.am especially for the exhibition, as well as a collaboration with digital art installations created in collaboration with Google.

About Barbican Centre

Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or not, this multi-faceted performance and arts venue is truly wondrous. Open 363 days a year, it offers the most diverse program of any London venue. More about Barbican Centre

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Digital Revolution† 02. Digital Revolution (No)Where (Now)here, Photocredit Dominique Lafond †

Digital Revolution - 02. Digital Revolution (No)Where (Now)here, Photocredit Dominique Lafond

Digital Revolution 02. Digital Revolution (No)Where (Now)here, Photocredit Dominique Lafond†


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Underground Stations

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Barbican Tube Station
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Moorgate Tube Station
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Hoxton Overground Station
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Citadines London Barbican Apart-Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £80† 22% off
7-21 Goswell Road, EC1M | 4 minutes from Digital Revolution
Just North of the city, these well-appointed family apartments offer an idyllic little spot for parents with children. At the weekend, the city is a wonderfully ... More
Malmaison London
London > Hotels > Luxury Chain Hotel † from £50† 41% off
18-21 Charterhouse Square, EC1M | 5 minutes from Digital Revolution
Malmaison London has been stunningly converted into the finest boutique hotel in London. Right on the edge of trendy Clerkenwell and within the sound of bow ... More
Apex London Wall Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £73† 35% off
7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 7 minutes from Digital Revolution
In the heart of the financial district and close to the Bank of England, the newly opened Apex London Wall Hotel, is within walking distance of ... More
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James Holden & Maalem Houssam Guinia
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Friday 30th September 2016 - 7.30pm
Digital Revolution, Silk Street, EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
A collaboration between the two musicians on a mixture of electronica and Moroccan music. Support from Etienne Jaumet & Sonic Boom: The La Monte Young Project....More
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Kathleen Ferrier: Whattalife
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: Friday 30th September 2016 - 7.30pm
Digital Revolution, Silk Street, EC2Y | 1 minute from Digital Revolution
Actress Lucy Stevens stars as the great English contralto, a Lancastrian who became a household name meteoric rise before her tragic death....More
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Kathleen Ferrier: Whattalife!
London > Events > Theatre †Dates: Friday 30th September 2016 - 7.30pm
Digital Revolution, 1 Milton Street, Barbican, EC2Y | 2 minutes from Digital Revolution
Actress and contralto Lucy Stevens plays Kathleen Ferrier from her debut as a singer in 1940 to her tragic demise in 1953 in a biographical drama ...More
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Near Digital Revolution
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
The Barbican Centre's two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and The Pit - offer everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance to ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
Described by the Queen as 'one of the wonders of the modern world' , the Barbican Centre has also been voted 'London's ugliest building'. Ugly or ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
In the two theatre spaces - the Barbican Theatre and the Pit - you can enjoy everything from gritty reality to far-flung fantasy, from dance ... More
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The best museums, galleries, attractions near Digital Revolution
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican - Curve Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
Part of the Barbican Centre for arts and conferences the Curve Gallery, situated on the ground floor, has changing exhibitions of photography, art and design. ... More
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Barbican Art Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Silk Street, City, London EC2 | Same location as Digital Revolution
The Barbican is renowned as one of London's top venues for theatre, art and dance. At the Barbican Art Gallery on level 3 you get ... More
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Barbican Conservatory
London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Gallery Floor (Level 3), Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
Home to over 2,000 species of tropical plants and trees, the Barbican's Conservatory is a hidden tropical oasis in the heart of the city. So it ... More
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Zwemmer Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
The Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
Specialises in books on art ... More
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Barbican Chimes Music Shop
London > Shopping > Music Shops
Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from Digital Revolution
Tucked away near the Barbican multi-arts centre and the world-renowned Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Chimes Music is in illustrious company. Since opening in 1983 ... More
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Flittner
London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
86 Moorgate, City, London EC2M | 6 minutes from Digital Revolution
An old-fashioned barber’s patronised by city gentlemen and established in 1904. As well as a shampoo and cut you can also have the traditional hot towel ... More
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Searcy's Bar and Restaurant
London > Restaurants > Modern European restaurants
The Barbican Centre, Level 2, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
Modern European cuisine. Booking advised. Dress smart casual. ... More
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Bonfire
London > Restaurants >
1st floor Barbican Centre, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
Only quality ingredients are used at Bonfire, the burger bar on the first floor of the brilliant multi-purpose Barbican Centre arts hub. Burgers at Bonfire - ... More
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Osteria
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
In the centre of Osteria , the Italian restaurant on the second floor of the Barbican Centre, is ... More
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Guildhall School Of Music And Drama
London > Education > Arts and Drama
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from Digital Revolution
Careers and Student advice ... More
Museum of London Access & Learning
London > Education > Evening Classes
London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Digital Revolution
Courses in history, archaeology and creative writing... More
University of Law
London > Education > Law
2 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from Digital Revolution
The University of Law is a national institution with branches all over the UK. Along with BPP and City, the University of Law is widely recognised ... More
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Bodymotion Chiropractic and Sports Injuries Clinic
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
Wood Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Digital Revolution
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Barbican Acupuncture
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
1 Wallside, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Digital Revolution
... More
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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 5 minutes from Digital Revolution
Bounded in by surrounding office buildings, Postman's Park's appeal lies in what it symbolises as much as how it looks. Located just north of St Paul's ... More
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The best pubs near London Digital Revolution.
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The Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Digital Revolution
One of the oldest pubs in Smithfield, The Old Red Cow has stood on this spot on Long Lane since the year dot. Steeped in history, ... More
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Fox & Anchor
London > Nightlife > Pubs
115 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 6 minutes from Digital Revolution
This renovated traditional pub in the heart of Clerkenwell has been serving the traders of nearby Smithfields Market for years. Under the Malmaison umbrella - the ... More
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The Hat & Feathers
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
2 Clerkenwell Road, Clerkenwell, Clerkenwell, London EC1M | 7 minutes from Digital Revolution
... More
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Digital Revolution clubs, bars, cabaret nights, casinos and interesting nightlife.
El Vino
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Bastion Highwalk, 125 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Digital Revolution
Wine Bar ... More
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Cocktail Trading Company Smithfield
London > Nightlife > Bars
50-52 Long Acre Lane, EC1A | 5 minutes from Digital Revolution
Following the huge success of the Cocktail Trading Company in Oxford Circus, launched in January 2015, the award winning team ... More
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Artillery Arms
London > Nightlife > Bars
102 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 6 minutes from Digital Revolution
... More
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Where to have your meeting, conference, exhibition, private dining or training course near Digital Revolution.
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Barbican Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Digital Revolution
The Barbican Centre is the jewel in London's artistic crown, with its theatres, concert halls, art galleries and cinema providing a year-round programme of ... More
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The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Digital Revolution
While the City of London is not short of modern, flexible event-spaces, not many can claim to be located in a Grade II listed building, or ... More
Editor's Top Pick - Recommended
Brewers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Aldermanbury Square, Moorgate, City, London EC2V | 4 minutes from Digital Revolution
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Barbican Centre events

James Holden & Maalem Houssam GuiniaJames Holden & Maalem Houssam GuiniaA collaboration between the two musicians on a mixture of electronica and Moroccan music. Support from Etienne Jaumet & Sonic Boom: The La Monte Young Project.2016-09-30T19:30:00+01002016-09-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre, † Silk Street† † † EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Today Only
James Holden & Maalem Houssam Guinia
The MachineThe MachineCollectif And Then's Francesca Hyde and Lucie N'Duhirahe in collaboration with the Serbian collective Karkatag present an interactive theatre piece about machinery.2016-09-30T19:45:00+01002016-10-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre, † Silk Street† † † EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Now On
The Machine
London Artist Printmakers Exhibition: Tracing Time, Placing MarksLondon Artist Printmakers Exhibition: Tracing Time, Placing MarksEleanor Durbin, Martin Henley, Jenny Lagnado and Frances Kiernan trace the changes in the natural world through their prints, paintings and drawings.2016-09-30T09:30:00+01002016-10-26T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre, † Silk Street† † † EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Free EventNow On
London Artist Printmakers Exhibition: Tracing Time, Placing Marks
The AlchemistThe AlchemistPolly Findlay directs Ben Jonson's Renaissance comedy of human folly set in London during an outbreak of the plague. Hywel Morgan plays gentleman Lovewit, who flees the capital and foolishly leaves his home in the care of his scheming butler Jeremy.2016-09-30T19:15:00+01002016-10-01T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre, † Silk Street† † † EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Now On
The Alchemist
Zarah Hussain: NuminaZarah Hussain: NuminaA sculptural installation that takes the artform of Islamic geometry and combines it with contemporary digital arts, creating shifting patterns.2016-09-30T09:30:00+01002016-11-09T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre, † Silk Street† † † EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Zarah Hussain: Numina
Scarfe And MusicScarfe And MusicThe well known cartoonist, artist and illustrator shows a selection of his music-related work.2016-09-30T09:30:00+01002016-10-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre, † Silk Street† † † EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Free EventNow On
Scarfe And Music
David Hunter: ApproximateDavid Hunter: ApproximateThe exhibition merges the monumental statues of ancient civilisations with the selfies of today's digital society in a compelling visual spectacle, using a huge, translucent head.2016-09-30T10:00:00+01002016-10-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre, † Silk Street† † † EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
David Hunter: Approximate
Bedwyr WilliamsBedwyr WilliamsDreamlike and immersive installations courtesy of the acclaimed Welsh artist who works with a diverse range of mediums including performance, sculpture, painting and video.2016-09-30T10:00:00+01002017-01-08T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre, † Silk Street† † † EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Bedwyr Williams
Galleria Campari On TourGalleria Campari On TourA dynamic collection of the most representative artworks from Campari's rich history, recounting the story of the brand through modern and contemporary works by international artists.2016-09-30T12:00:00+01002016-12-31T00:00:00+0000 Where:
Barbican Centre, † Silk Street† † † EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Galleria Campari On Tour
Designing For A Living CityDesigning For A Living CityPrints, photographs, original fittings, archival illustrations, leaflets, brochures and films tracing the controversial design of the residential development, looking at the range of flat types and interiors which would accommodate some 6,000 people within 35 acres.2016-09-30T00:00:00+01002016-10-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre, † Silk Street† † † EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Designing For A Living City
 
 

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