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new trans-lations
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new trans-lations
24 August 2017
Russell Christie leads a collective reading session on the work of philosopher, drag queen, and activist Giuseppe Campuzano. More than a decade ago the Peruvian...
The domestic as a model for institutions
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The domestic as a model for institutions
17 August 2017
Artist and curator Lorenzo Sandoval explores possibilities of spatial arrangement in art institutions, focusing on the potential of domestic spaces as sites for...
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-5
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The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-5
25 July 2017
This series of study sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’ and ‘disappearance’ from a number of different perspectives, and in...
New Institutionalities #3
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New Institutionalities #3
20 July 2017
This event will be presented in two parts, starting with a Study Day and culmiating with a Public Discussion & Film Screening.
New Institutionalities #2
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New Institutionalities #2
13 July 2017
This is an evening discussion exploring the possibilities of having a feminist curatorial practice in the art world today. Speakers include Anne Ellegood, Laurence Rassel...
European Citizenship
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European Citizenship
12 July 2017
Weeks after invoking Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union to commence the UK's withdrawal, Theresa May called a snap election to 'strengthen' her hand in the...
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-4
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The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-4
11 July 2017
This series of study sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’ and ‘disappearance’ from a number of different perspectives, and in...
Artist Talk: Steffani Jemison
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Artist Talk: Steffani Jemison
06 July 2017
Ahead of her performance commission, Steffani Jemison presents her work in the form of a listening session through works and music created from 2007 to the...
Exhausted Academies
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Exhausted Academies
30 June 2017 - 05 July 2017
Curated by Nottingham Trent University Visiting Professor Henk Slager, Exhausted Academies is a multi-screen exhibition that asks how the relation between...
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-3
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The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-3
27 June 2017
This series of study sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’ and ‘disappearance’ from a number of different perspectives, and in...
CANCELLED: New Institutionalities #1
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CANCELLED: New Institutionalities #1
20 June 2017
 PLEASE NOTE: Due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled and postponed until further notice. Please watch this space for a future release...
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-2
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The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-2
13 June 2017
This series of study sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’ and ‘disappearance’ from a number of different perspectives, and in...
The Study Sessions
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The Study Sessions
30 May 2017 - 25 July 2017
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups. The Politics of Opacity sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’...
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-1
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The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-1
30 May 2017
This series of study sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’ and ‘disappearance’ from a number of different perspectives, and in...
Spot Talks
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Spot Talks
20 May 2017 - 26 August 2017
Join in the conversation, gain new insight into the exhibitions, and ask all the questions you like in our Spot Talks!Led by our Gallery Assistants, these short and...
African American Activism in Nottingham
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African American Activism in Nottingham
02 May 2017
Please join Nottingham Contemporary and PhD student Hannah-Rose Murray (University of Nottingham) who will discuss the legacy of African American activism in Nottingham.
Artist Talk: Keith Piper
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Artist Talk: Keith Piper
27 April 2017
Artist Keith Piper presents his work in the context of Nottingham's 1980's Black Arts Movement and his current exhibitions at New Art Exchange and Nottingham...
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-5
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The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-5
25 April 2017
This series of Study Sessions will focus on the work of Frantz Fanon, a psychiatrist and political thinker, with a special focus on his revolutionary psychiatric writings...
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-4
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The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-4
11 April 2017
This series of Study Sessions will focus on the work of Frantz Fanon, a psychiatrist and political thinker, with a special focus on his revolutionary psychiatric writings...
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-3
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The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-3
21 March 2017
This series of Study Sessions will focus on the work of Frantz Fanon, a psychiatrist and political thinker, with a special focus on his revolutionary psychiatric writings...
Radical Black Art Working Convention Revisited
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Radical Black Art Working Convention Revisited
18 March 2017 - 19 March 2017
This two-day event will present a panel discussion, talks, debates, performance and music revisiting some of the conversations that took place in the 1984 Radical Black...
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-2
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The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-2
07 March 2017
This series of Study Sessions will focus on the work of Frantz Fanon, a psychiatrist and political thinker, with a special focus on his revolutionary psychiatric writings...
The Anti Gallery
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The Anti Gallery
02 March 2017 - 30 April 2017
Inspired by The Place is Here, The Anti Gallery led a one month art making course looking at themes of marginalisation. As a result, participants have created their own...
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon
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The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon
21 February 2017 - 25 April 2017
Frantz Fanon (1925-1961) was a psychiatrist, an ethno-psychiatrist and a revolutionary political thinker, one of the few supporting the decolonisation struggles occurring...
Frantz Fanon Study Sessions-1
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Frantz Fanon Study Sessions-1
21 February 2017
This series of Study Sessions will focus on the work of Frantz Fanon, a psychiatrist and political thinker, with a special focus on his revolutionary psychiatric writings...
Art, Activism, Race and Social Justice
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Art, Activism, Race and Social Justice
16 February 2017
An evening discussion with artists and community activists, examining the role of art and culture at key moments in the struggle for racial justice...
Wednesday Walkthroughs
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Wednesday Walkthroughs
08 February 2017 - 19 April 2017
Join us for a different perspective on our exhibition as artists, researchers and academics give short talks in their field of expertise relating to the concepts of The...
Bread and Roses
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Bread and Roses
10 November 2016
South African-born novelist Gillian Slovo in conversation with Ross Bradshaw from Five Leaves Bookshop. 
Captured: Documenting Incarceration
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Captured: Documenting Incarceration
04 November 2016 - 05 November 2016
A two-day documentary film event featuring screenings, workshops and Q&A with directors looking at the role of filmmaking in challenging public perceptions of...
The Best and the Rest
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The Best and the Rest
01 November 2016
In an age of increasing economic precarity among young people and decreased provision of arts education in schools, how do we make the arguments for cultural...

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