Irving K. Barber Learning Centre

Museums and Art Galleries

Irving K. Barber Learning Centre at UBC Vancouver


The Irving K. Barber Learning Centre features contemporary art exhibits as well as the permanent Chung Collection, which highlights early immigration from China to BC. You’ll find First Nations carvings and weavings throughout the Centre, and portraits of UBC presidents and chancellors in the Ridington Reading Room. The building is also home to UBC Library’s Rare Books and Special Collections.

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