Everything Was Moving: Photography From The 60s And 70s

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 13TH JANUARY 2013

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Mon & Tue, Fri-Sun 11am-8pm, Wed 11am-6pm, Thu 11am-10pm, ends Jan 13
 
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Presenting a major survey of the photographic medium during a period of rapid social change, Everything Was Moving: 60s & 70s, features more than 400 images taken by some of the most widely acclaimed photographers from across the globe. With works dating back to the Cultural Revolution, the striking display gives visitors of the Barbican Art Gallery a unique opportunity to browse through some of the most astounding shots taken by the likes of William Eggleston and Graciela Iturbide.

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Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Everything Was Moving: Photography From The 60s And 70s
A chance to explore backstage and parts of the theatre that are usually concealed....More
 
 
 
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Guildhall School: Reflective Conservatoire Conference
London > Events > Business Events  Dates: Saturday 28th February and Sunday 1st March 2015 - 9am-7pm
Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, 1 Milton Street, Barbican, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Everything Was Moving: Photography From The 60s And 70s
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He Wasn't An Easy Gentleman To Describe, Photographs By Kasia Wozniak
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: Saturday 28th February and Sunday 1st March 2015 - 10am-6pm
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Everything Was Moving: Photography From The 60s And 70s
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Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Everything Was Moving: Photography From The 60s And 70s
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London > Attractions > Other Attractions
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Everything Was Moving: Photography From The 60s And 70s
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Cromwell Tower, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | 1 minute from Everything Was Moving: Photography From The 60s And 70s
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The Barbican Centre, Level 2, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Everything Was Moving: Photography From The 60s And 70s
Modern European cuisine. Booking advised. Dress smart casual. ... More
 
 
 
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53 Fore Street, EC2Y8AX | 2 minutes from Everything Was Moving: Photography From The 60s And 70s
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18-20 St. John Street, EC1M | 6 minutes from Everything Was Moving: Photography From The 60s And 70s
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Frozen (Sing-A-Long Version)Frozen (Sing-A-Long Version)As children, Anna and Elsa love to play together, taking full advantage of Elsa's ability to create ice and snow from her fingertips. An accident late one night convinces the King to wipe Anna's memory so she forgets about her sibling's hidden talents. Many years later, Elsa unwittingly reveals her powers to the locals and is branded a witch. She f1st March 2015Thursday 5th March 2015 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Frozen (Sing-A-Long Version)
LSO Platforms: Guildhall ArtistsLSO Platforms: Guildhall ArtistsA performance of works by Debussy, by soprano Claire Lees, mezzo-soprano Jessica Dandy, baritone Dominic Sedgwick and pianist Dylan Perez.1st March 2015Sunday 1st March 2015 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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LSO Platforms: Guildhall Artists
London Symphony OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraConductor Donald Runnicles joins the orchestra and the London Symphony Chorus with director Simon Halsey for renditions of Debussy's La Damoiselle Elue and La Mer, and Durufle's Requiem.1st March 2015Sunday 1st March 2015 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Today Only
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Barbican Oscar WeekBarbican Oscar WeekBarbican Oscar WeekIn celebration of the Oscars the Barbican is hosting an Oscar Week, screening all eight Best Picture nominees across six days. The week starts with a screening of Birdman, which took the title of Best Picture at the Oscars 2015 as well as the Best Director, Best Original Screenplay and Best Cinematography awards. This is followed by screenings of 1st March 2015Wednesday 4th March 2015 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Now On

event > Film Events > Film festivals & seasons
DATES  27th Feb to 4th Mar 2015
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
In celebration of the Oscars the Barbican is hosting an Oscar Week, screening all eight Best Picture nominees across six days. The week starts with a screening of Birdman, which took the title of Best Picture at the Oscars 2015 as well as the Best Director, Best Original Screenplay and Best Cinematography awards. This is followed by screenings of ... More about this event
 
The Second Best Exotic Marigold HotelThe Second Best Exotic Marigold HotelSonny and his business partner Muriel consider expanding into a second hotel to cope with demand, aided by Douglas and Evelyn. The arrival of an American writer called Guy sends Madge into a swoon while Sonny has lots to keep him occupied with his impending nuptials to the beautiful Sunaina. Douglas and Evelyn's romance continues to develop but the1st March 2015Thursday 5th March 2015 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Now On
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Hidden Barbican TourHidden Barbican TourA chance to explore backstage and parts of the theatre that are usually concealed.1st March 2015Sunday 1st March 2015 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Ends Today
Hidden Barbican Tour
Chamberlin Powell And Bon ArchitectsChamberlin Powell And Bon ArchitectsThe first display in a series exploring the architecture and design of the Barbican celebrates its architects: Peter 'Joe' Chamberlin, Geoffry Powell and Christof Bon.1st March 2015Sunday 22nd March 2015 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
Free EventOngoing
Chamberlin Powell And Bon Architects
Guildhall School Opera : The Dancing Master / I Pazzi Per ProgettoGuildhall School Opera : The Dancing Master / I Pazzi Per ProgettoGuildhall School Opera Course students present the world premiere of Arnold's 'The Dancing Master', alongside the UK stage premiere of I Pazzi Per Progetto by Donizetti.2nd March 2015Monday 9th March 2015 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
On Soon
Guildhall School Opera : The Dancing Master / I Pazzi Per Progetto
Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as CollectorMagnificent Obsessions: The Artist as CollectorMagnificent Obsessions: The Artist as CollectorThe Barbican delves into the world of collectors for Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector, the first major exhibition in the UK to present the personal collections of post-war and contemporary artists. Its display of masterpieces, post-war pieces and oddball artefacts comes from such artists as Peter Blake, Edmund de Waal and Damien Hir2nd March 2015Monday 25th May 2015 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
Category: event
On Soon

event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Modern and Contemporary Art
DATES  12th February to 25th May 2015
VENUE  Barbican Centre 
The Barbican delves into the world of collectors for Magnificent Obsessions: The Artist as Collector, the first major exhibition in the UK to present the personal collections of post-war and contemporary artists. Its display of masterpieces, post-war pieces and oddball artefacts comes from such artists as Peter Blake, Edmund de Waal and Damien Hir... More about this event
 
The GloamingThe GloamingThe American five-piece performs folk, who are connected to the Irish folk traditions on the contemporary music scene.3rd March 2015Tuesday 3rd March 2015 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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LSO Platforms: Guildhall Artists
Concerts | On 1st March 2015 

Barbican Centre

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Concerts | On 1st March 2015 

Barbican Centre

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Exhibitions | Until 22nd March 2015 

Barbican Centre

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Hidden Barbican Tour
Tours | Until 1st March 2015 

Barbican Centre

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Guildhall School: Reflective Conservatoire Conference
Business Events | Until 1st March 2015 

Milton Court, Guildhall School of Music & Drama 2 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

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Sherlock Holmes
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Exhibitions | Until 12th April 2015 

Museum of London 3 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

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Sherlock Holmes, The Man Who Never Lived And Will Never Die
Exhibitions | Until 12th April 2015 

Museum of London 3 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

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He Wasn't An Easy Gentleman To Describe, Photographs By Kasia Wozniak
Exhibitions | Until 1st March 2015 

Museum of London 3 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

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Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
Designing A Moment: The London 2012 Cauldron
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2015 

Museum of London 3 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

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Turnage Tribute
Concerts | On 1st March 2015 

LSO St Luke's 7 minutes walk from Barbican Centre

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