Barbican announces new digital content
2 July 2020
Reporter: Vera Liber
Inspired by the Barbican’s international arts programme, a curated mix of podcasts, playlists, films, videos, talks and articles is to be made available.
New digital content will include:
- Barbican Cinema Curator Alex Davidson's pick of five films showing queer protest for Pride
- Tunnel Visions: Array, the 2018 Barbican and Culture Mile installation in Beech Street Tunnel featuring music by Esa-Pekka Salonen performed by BBC Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
- Boy Blue’s #30byThursday challenge, inspired by music and dance recorded and choreographed in lockdown
- Transpose: The Future curated by CN Lester, a celebration of trans identity staged at the Barbican in 2018
- Rhiannon Faith Company's Drowntown Lockdown, a new online prologue to the stage production of Drowntown
- Audio of In Conversation with Ragnar Kjartansson recorded at the time of his 2016 exhibition in the Art Gallery
- The Barbican Shop resumes taking new orders online
All digital content is available for free at on the Barbican's web site and via its social media channels. The Nothing Concrete podcast is available via Apple Podcasts, Acast, Spotify and other podcast sources.