courses & workshops

Teachers’ Twilight: Matthew Barney: Redoubt

Part of Schools

Get the most for your class out of Matthew Barney: Redoubt, a Hayward Gallery exhibition that explores historical, environmental and artistic themes.

In an interactive learning session for primary and secondary school teachers, uncover the themes of the exhibition and find out how to use the exhibition and any gallery visit as a jumping-off point for discussion and enrichment for your class.

Matthew Barney: Redoubt presents a new body of work exploring mythology, dance and the environment through the artist's interdisciplinary approach, which includes film, mixed-media, engravings and a number of large-scale metal sculptures cast from trees.

Curriculum links
This exhibition lends itself well to the following curriculum links and themes:
Art and design
Science and environment
Geography and globalisation
Design and technology

Dates & times

5 Mar 2020
Approximate run time: 120 mins
Run times may vary, find out more


Royal Festival Hall
Sunley Pavilion, Level 3


Free, but ticketed

need to know

Event information
Open to primary and secondary school teachers only. We especially welcome secondary school teachers looking to explore the themes of culture and science in this exhibition.

Access information
If you have any access needs, please discuss this with us when booking by calling our Ticket Office on 020 3879 9555 or emailing
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