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Barbican Conference CentreThe 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 events. Adjoining the complex, the huge Barbican Conference Centre offers versatile accommodation for events of every type. At the heart of the conference floor are two large suites with sound proofed sliding partitions providing space for up to 170 delegates in theatre style. Alternatively, these suites can be divided into six separate rooms for smaller groups. A dedicated boardroom is also available for the most formal meetings and there are three presentation cinemas. Cinema 1 is the ideal venue for private film screenings, and can be combined with a dinner or drinks in the Garden Room and Conservatory. Great transport links, a location close to the financial city and the kudos associated with the Barbican's links to London's celebrated arts scene, as well as excellent customer care for first-time exhibitors, make this a much sought-after conference venue.

 

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In Conversation: Raymond Depardon And Gerry BadgerIn Conversation: Raymond Depardon And Gerry BadgerThe French photographer and director discusses his evocative photographs of Glasgow from 1980.2016-05-06T00:00:00+01002016-06-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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In Conversation: Raymond Depardon And Gerry Badger
The Gold MedalThe Gold MedalThe Guildhall School's most prestigious prize for musicians. This year is the turn of the instrumentalists, who will perform a concerto with the Guildhall Symphony Orchestra conducted by Adrian Leaper.2016-05-06T19:00:00+01002016-05-06T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Towards The Mean: Sampling Britishness TodayTowards The Mean: Sampling Britishness TodayAn interactive installation exploring ideas of identity and what it means to be British today.2016-05-06T09:30:00+01002016-05-30T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Towards The Mean: Sampling Britishness Today
Strange And Familiar: Britain As Revealed By International PhotographersStrange And Familiar: Britain As Revealed By International PhotographersBritish artist Martin Parr curates a portrait of the social, cultural and political identity of the UK, told through the images of international photographers from the 1930s onwards including Henri Cartier-Bresson, Rineke Dijkstra, Robert Frank and Garry Winogrand.2016-05-06T10:00:00+01002016-06-19T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Strange And Familiar: Britain As Revealed By International Photographers
Imran Qureshi: Where the Shadows are so DeepImran Qureshi: Where the Shadows are so DeepImran Qureshi: Where the Shadows are so DeepFor his first major London commission award-winning Pakistani artist Imran Qureshi creates a new work for the Barbican's Curve gallery. Where the Shadows are so Deep begins with gentle scenes of nature, the sequence of works gradually introduces darker elements, subtly implying the uncertainty of what lies around the bend. Hung at varyin2016-05-06T00:00:00+01002016-07-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican - Curve Gallery,   Ground Level  Barbican Centre    EC2Y 8DS
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions | PRICING  Free  
DATES  18th February to 10th July 2016
VENUE  Barbican - Curve Gallery 
For his first major London commission award-winning Pakistani artist Imran Qureshi creates a new work for the Barbican's Curve gallery. Where the Shadows are so Deep begins with gentle scenes of nature, the sequence of works gradually introduces darker elements, subtly implying the uncertainty of what lies around the bend. Hung at varyin... More about this event
 
Imran Qureshi: Where The Shadows Are So DeepImran Qureshi: Where The Shadows Are So DeepA sequence of exquisite miniature paintings that begin with a gentle theme, eventually becoming darker in tone by the award-winning Pakistani artist.2016-05-06T11:00:00+01002016-07-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Imran Qureshi: Where The Shadows Are So Deep
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.2016-05-06T00:00:00+01002016-10-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Designing For A Living City
Weekend Lab: Katie MitchellWeekend Lab: Katie MitchellA two day intensive workshop for actors and directors.2016-05-07T10:30:00+01002016-05-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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Weekend Lab: Katie Mitchell
Yann TiersenYann TiersenThe experimental composer and multi-instrumentalist performs an intimate solo show, premiering new songs from his forthcoming book of sheet music alongside works from his repertoire.2016-05-07T20:00:00+01002016-05-10T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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LSO Artist Portrait: Leif Ove Andsnes/LSOLSO Artist Portrait: Leif Ove Andsnes/LSOConductor Daniel Harding leads the LSO and pianist Leif, in a performance of Mozart's Piano Concerto No 20 and Bruckner's Symphony No 3.2016-05-08T19:00:00+01002016-05-08T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Barbican Centre,   Silk Street      EC2Y 8DS
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LSO Artist Portrait: Leif Ove Andsnes/LSO
 

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Barbican Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
Moorgate Tube Station
 
4 minutes walk
 
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Hoxton Overground Station
 
22 minutes walk
 
 
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Citadines London Barbican Apart-Hotel
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £80  26% off
7-21 Goswell Road, EC1M | 4 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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  25% off
18-21 Charterhouse Square, EC1M | 5 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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 £86  21% off
7-9 Copthall Avenue, EC2R | 7 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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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Barbican Exhibition Facilities
London > Business > Exhibition Centres
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
The Barbican Centre is the jewel in London’s artistic crown, with its theatres, concert halls, art galleries and cinema providing a year-round program of events. Adjoining ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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
 
 
 
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The Gold Medal
London > Events > Concerts  Dates: Friday 6th May 2016 - 7pm-10pm
Barbican Centre, Silk Street, EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
The Guildhall School's most prestigious prize for musicians. This year is the turn of the instrumentalists, who will perform a concerto with the Guildhall Symphony Orchestra ...More
 
 
 
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Tattoo London
London > Events > Exhibitions  Dates: 29th January to 8th May 2016
Museum of London, 150 London Wall, EC2Y | 3 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
Exploring the rich history of tattooing in London - looking back to the days when Captain Cook made his adventures to the Pacific - the ...More
 
 
 
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Brizzle Tech: DJ's Lurk & Wicki
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife  Dates: Friday 6th May 2016 - 10pm
Charterhouse, 38 Charterhouse Street, Clerkenwell, EC1M | 6 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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Barbican Theatre
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
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
 
 
 
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Barbican Centre
London > Entertainment > Arts Centres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference 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 ... More
 
 
 
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Barbican The Pit
London > Entertainment > Theatres
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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Barbican - Curve Gallery
London > Attractions > Art Galleries
Ground Level, Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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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The best shops and markets near Barbican Conference Centre
Zwemmer Bookshop
London > Shopping > Books
The Barbican Centre, Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
Careers and Student advice ... More
 
 
 
Museum of London Access & Learning
London > Education > Evening Classes
London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
Courses in history, archaeology and creative writing... More
 
 
 
University of Law
London > Education > Law
2 Bunhill Row, City, London EC1Y | 4 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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Barbican Acupuncture
London > Leisure > Health and Beauty
1 Wallside, City, London EC2Y | 2 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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Postman's Park
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
King Edward Street, City, London EC4M | 5 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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 Old Red Cow
London > Nightlife > Pubs
71 Long Lane, Clerkenwell, London EC1A | 5 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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El Vino
London > Nightlife > Bars
3 Bastion Highwalk, 125 London Wall, City, London EC2Y | 3 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
Wine Bar ... More
 
 
 
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Cocktail Trading Company Smithfield
London > Nightlife > Bars
50-52 Long Acre Lane, EC1A | 5 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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 Barbican Conference Centre
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Barbican Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
Silk Street, City, London EC2Y | Same location as Barbican Conference Centre
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The Brewery
London > Business > Venue Hire
Chiswell Street, City, London EC1Y | 2 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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
 
 
 
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Brewers' Hall
London > Business > Venue Hire
Aldermanbury Square, Moorgate, City, London EC2V | 4 minutes from Barbican Conference Centre
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The Flick
The Flick
Theatre | Until 15th June 2016 

National Theatre: Dorfman Theatre 11 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Annie Baker's Pulitzer Prize-winning drama The Flick transfers direct from New York to the ...More

 
The Suicide
The Suicide
Theatre | Until 25th June 2016 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 11 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Currently Writer in Residence at the National Theatre Studio, Suhayla El-Bushra takes The Suicide ...More

 
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Ma Rainey's Black Bottom
Theatre | Until 18th May 2016 

National Theatre: Lyttelton Theatre 11 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Having first opened at the National in 1989, August Wilson's Ma Rainey's Black Bottom ...More

 
Another World: Losing Our Children To Islamic State
Theatre | Until 7th May 2016 

Temporary Theatre (formerly The Shed) 11 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Novelist and writer Gillian Slovo presents a piece of verbatim documentary theatre, compiled from interviews conducted and directed by Nicolas ...More

The Flick
Theatre | Until 31st May 2016 

National Theatre: Cottesloe Theatre 11 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Sam Gold directs Annie Baker's Pulitzer Prize-winning comic play in which three underpaid employees of a run-down movie theatre in ...More

Dr Johnsons Houses
Tours | Until 31st December 2016 

Dr Johnson's House 13 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

A 300 year old town house, nestled amongst a maze of courts and alleys. It was built in 1700 and ...More

Hole & Corner Presents Piano Craft
Exhibitions | Until 6th May 2016 

Bargehouse 14 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Piano-makers Steinway & Sons reveal the skill that goes into hand-crafting these instruments. There will also be presentations by Plymouth ...More

Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
Unseen City: Photos by Martin Parr
Exhibitions | Until 31st July 2016 

Guildhall Art Gallery 18 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

For two years acclaimed British photographer Martin Parr was the City of London's official photographer-in-residence. Between 2013 and 2015 ...More

 
Fabriclive
Clubbing and Nightlife | On 6th May 2016 

Fabric 19 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

Dubstep courtesy of Bristol-based Phaeleh, aka Matt Preston, who's label history includes Surface Tension, Urban Scrumping and Afterglo....More

Constructionism
Exhibitions | Until 31st December 2016 

Tate Modern 21 minutes walk from Barbican Conference Centre

An art exhibition curated by Tanya Barson and Matthew Gale, focusing on mid-20th century artists whose work explored geometric structures, ...More

 
 
 
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