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Jet Collective
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Jet Collective
21 Oct 2010
The JET Collective is the new artist-led network formed in the East Midlands to provide performance opportunities and promote original contemporary jazz by emerging...
Hockley Hustle Preview
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Hockley Hustle Preview
23 Oct 2010
Entrance Free, Charity Donations Welcome 8.00pm On Saturday 23 October Nottingham art and culture magazine and website LeftLion have invited some of their favourite...
Play and Learn - October Half Term
events - Family Events
Play and Learn - October Half Term
23 Oct 2010 - 24 Oct 2010
Chance Workshop Take over the studio space to make a large collaborative floor drawing using only string, chalk and chance! Sat 23rd and Sun 24th Oct 1pm - 4pm,...
The Small Collections Room
art - Small Collections Room
The Small Collections Room
23 Oct 2010 - 24 Dec 2010
Des Hughes The two largest cabinets contain a new exhibition by Des Hughes, who has gathered an eccentric and engaging collection of found objects, including “antlers,...
British Art Show 7
art - Exhibitions
British Art Show 7
23 Oct 2010 - 09 Jan 2011
Artists at Nottingham Contemporary Charles Avery, Karla Black, Matthew Darbyshire, Alasdair Gray, Brian Griffiths, Roger Hiorns, Ian Kiaer, Simon Martin, Tris...
Hockley Hustle
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Hockley Hustle
24 Oct 2010
This year, for the first time, Café Bar Contemporary is doing its thing as part of the Hockley Hustle festival. Playing host to the The Beat on the BBC stage we’ll be...
Wednesday Walk Throughs
events - Talks
Wednesday Walk Throughs
27 Oct 2010 - 15 Dec 2010
Our curators will give walk throughs of BAS7 at Nottingham Contemporary at 3pm every Wednesday. This is the final section of a tour that takes in all three venues...
Strange Attraktors
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Strange Attraktors
28 Oct 2010
Strange Attraktors with DJ's AntrOnhY and Joey Bell 8.00pm The Music Exchange presents its monthly showcase of the best in experimental and new music. See one off...
Thursday Live Lectures: Edgar Schmitz
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Thursday Live Lectures: Edgar Schmitz
28 Oct 2010
Schmitz’s soundtracks and visual trailers “envelope and buffer the outer membranes” of BAS7 across its three sites. In this presentation he will address escapism,...
Dance4 Presents Colette Sadler:
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Dance4 Presents Colette Sadler:
30 Oct 2010
Exploring our perception of the body, reality and belonging. The Making of Doubt sees performers, life-size puppets, prosthetic limbs and dancing objects combine to...
Writing Art
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Writing Art
02 Nov 2010 - 23 Nov 2010
Wayne Burrows edits Staple, the East Midlands new writing magazine. He is part of a long tradition of poets who double as art critics. In these workshops he will examine...
Thursday Live Lectures: Matthew Darbyshire
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Thursday Live Lectures: Matthew Darbyshire
04 Nov 2010
Installation artist Matthew Darbyshire presents images of previous projects and discuss his new work for BAS7, shown at Nottingham Contemporary.Using contemporary design...
The Night of the Comet
events - Talks
The Night of the Comet
05 Nov 2010
Music, performance and poetry inspired by the H.G. Wells novel In the Days of the Comet – the subtitle of BAS7. The galleries will be open late, and we will be...
Play and Learn - November
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Play and Learn - November
06 Nov 2010 - 28 Nov 2010
Layered Life Drawing Inspired by Alasdair Gray’s paintings, we’ll be bringing a live model into the studio. Work together to create a layered life drawing using...
Cosmos and Culture
events - Talks
Cosmos and Culture
09 Nov 2010
The BAS7’s subtitle In the Days of the Comet is the inspiration for this detailed look at the history of the heavens above and our culture below. From the earliest...
Kembasemba – Angola Independence
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Kembasemba – Angola Independence
12 Nov 2010
Kizomba Yeto in conjunction with Cafe Bar Contemporary are delighted to present the Angolan Independence Day party. A.I.D.P. will celebrate via cultural and rythmic...
We Are One
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We Are One
13 Nov 2010 - 14 Nov 2010
On 13th and 14th November Nottingham Contemporary is a year old. And we will have lots of birthday surprises going on in the building. Come and help us celebrate! Me...
Thursday Live Lectures: George Shaw
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Thursday Live Lectures: George Shaw
14 Nov 2010
George Shaw studied at Sheffield Polytechnic and the Royal College of Art. He worked as a teacher in Nottingham, and had studios at the Oldknows building and in Eastwood....
Sarah Bennett Duo and Karen Lake's Impressions
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Sarah Bennett Duo and Karen Lake's Impressions
18 Nov 2010
The JET Collective is the new artist-led network formed in the East Midlands to provide performance opportunities and promote original contemporary jazz by emerging...
British Art Show 7 Performance: Olivia Plender
events - Special Events
British Art Show 7 Performance: Olivia Plender
20 Nov 2010
Much of Olivia Plender’s work is grounded in historical research. In drawings, graphic novels, videos, performances and installations, she has examined 19th- and early...
British Art Show 7 Performances
events - Talks
British Art Show 7 Performances
20 Nov 2010 - 08 Jan 2011
Olivia Plender, The Lost Works of Johan Riding Sat 20 November, 2pm - 3pm, Nottingham Contemporary, free. Performance with Craig Burnett and Nick Santos-Pedro. Booking...
British Art Show 7 Screenings
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British Art Show 7 Screenings
20 Nov 2010 - 08 Jan 2011
Otolith Group, Screening of Otolith 1 - 3 5pm - 8pm, The Space, Nottingham Contemporary, free. Shortlisted for this year’s Turner Prize, The Otolith Group is named...
Nottingham Contemporary in Partnership with IIN
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Nottingham Contemporary in Partnership with IIN
23 Nov 2010
Tue 23 Nov 2010, 5.30pm. The Space, Nottingham Contemporary
British Art Show 7, Critics' Circle
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British Art Show 7, Critics' Circle
24 Nov 2010
Gilda Williams, JJ Charlesworth and Sam Thorne discuss what they might write about British Art Show 7 and examine the reviews of the exhibition in a What The Papers Say...
Thursday Live Lectures: Brian Griffiths
events - Talks
Thursday Live Lectures: Brian Griffiths
25 Nov 2010
Brian Griffiths made the giant sculpture in the window of Nottingham Contemporary. He is known for his theatrical sculpture and installations. Of his work he says “For...
Huw Costin live & Napolean IIIrd
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Huw Costin live & Napolean IIIrd
25 Nov 2010
Presented by The Music Exchange Live Just having one of these artists perform would be a great night. To have both perform is something very special indeed and for...
Question and Answer Session with BBC Chairman
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Question and Answer Session with BBC Chairman
25 Nov 2010
Is the licence fee good value for money? What programmes do you most enjoy on the BBC? What would you like to see more – or less – of? What do you think of local...
Moonbuggy
events - Live
Moonbuggy
27 Nov 2010
Moonbuggy mix it up with their own original Jazz/ska/reggae fusion with searing horn solos & sweet vocal harmonies. Their bouncing bass heavy tunes create an uplifting...
World Aids Day Awareness Concert
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World Aids Day Awareness Concert
01 Dec 2010
On December 1st 2010, Café-Bar Contemporary will be hosting Nottingham’s 1st ever World Aids Day Awareness Concert.
The concert is inspired by Nottingham...
Observations
events - Special Events
Observations
01 Dec 2010
This event is now fully booked. A live screening of the lecture will take place in cafe.bar.contemporary and the downstairs reception. Spaces are limited. 6pm - 7pm,...

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