2016 Talks

Art That Tickles the Brain


Monday, 14 March 2016


17.30 - 19.30


Barber Institute of Fine Arts



Ever wondered what really happens to your brain when you look at art? Join Jane Raymond, Professor of Visual Cognition at the University of Birmingham’s School of Psychology for this interactive gallery session to find out!

Explore the abstract works in the Barber’s current exhibition Chance, Order, Change in a totally different way. Find out about the effects of such artworks on our brain, visual cognition and perception and the psychology of art in this illustrated talk.

Presented by The Barber Institute of Fine Arts in partnership with the School of Psychology