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NottDance 2015: Secrets of the Open Sea/Test Pieces
events - Live
NottDance 2015: Secrets of the Open Sea/Test Pieces
06 March 2015 - 07 March 2015
 5:00pm—6:45pm on 6 March12:00pm - 1:45pm on 7 March  A double bill featuring a film installation, Secrets of the Open Sea, and a performance, Test...
March Guest Artist Workshops
events - Young Events
March Guest Artist Workshops
06 March 2015 - 28 March 2015
Come to our free creative workshops in March for 15 – 25 year olds, led by a guest artist TBC.
Samadhi
events - Live
Samadhi
07 March 2015
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm Free 
Swing Gitan
events - Live
Swing Gitan
08 March 2015
Live from 1pm Free Swing Gitan are an East Midlands based quintet who perform the Gypsy jazz style of music, once popularised by Django Reinhardt in the 1930's. The group...
GIAP tour
events - Gallery Tours
GIAP tour
11 March 2015
6pm - 6.45pmFree, The GalleriesGIAP: Grupo de Investigación en Arte y Política hold a closing talk in the galleries discussing their own work on the...
NottDance 2015: Double Bill: Inside Opulence / Pilgrim
events - Live
NottDance 2015: Double Bill: Inside Opulence / Pilgrim
11 March 2015
8:00pm—10:00pm Tickets: £10 - £12Running time: 2hrs (including 30min with DJ set in Contemporary Bar)Suitable for 14+ A Double Bill featuring works fro
GIAP workshop
events - Talks
GIAP workshop
12 March 2015
2pm - 5pmFree. Off-site, PRIMARYGIAP: Grupo Investigacion en Arte y Politica, was formed in February 2013 by Alessandro Zagato and Natalia Arcos as an independent,...
NottDance 2015: Infinity Doughnut
events - Live
NottDance 2015: Infinity Doughnut
12 March 2015
 8:00pm—9:30pm In this speculative and naïve survey of our surroundings, bodies are squeezed and compressed, they also laugh, vibrate and...
Craig Fisher and Debra Swann
art - Small Collections Room
Craig Fisher and Debra Swann
12 March 2015 - 30 May 2015
Nottingham based artists Craig Fisher and Debra Swann present their work in three cabinets of the Small Collections Room. The exhibition 'Stand In' explores their...
NottDance 2015: Infinity Doughnut Performance Installation
events - Live
NottDance 2015: Infinity Doughnut Performance Installation
13 March 2015
2pm - 5pm Exploring the work deeper, here Infinity Doughnut is an experience of duration. Infinity Doughnut is an imaginative exploration of inanimate and of...
Ratcliffe, Martin & Wood
events - Live
Ratcliffe, Martin & Wood
14 March 2015
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm Free 
Art & the Environment
events - Courses
Art & the Environment
14 March 2015 - 15 March 2015
10am - 4pm Course fee: £50.05 (free for those on low incomes or in receipt of benefits). Open to everyone. No art experience necessary, just a willingness to...
The Music Exchange Presents...Strategy & Apalusa
events - Live
The Music Exchange Presents...Strategy & Apalusa
21 March 2015
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm Free The Music Exchange and Low Point team up to give a night of ambient, electronic and experimental music. Two live acts...
COLLABOR-8
events - Young Events
COLLABOR-8
28 March 2015
Join us for our free monthly art and music social for 15-25 year olds on the last Saturday of March.Drop in between 6.30pm - 9.30pm and join in workshops with our young...
Look Up Exhibition and Celebration
events - Special Events
Look Up Exhibition and Celebration
30 March 2015
Free, The Studio - 11.30am - 1.30pmJoin us in The Studio for a celebration event to mark the end of the first phase of the Look Up project. Participants in Look Up have...
Glenn Ligon
art - Exhibitions
Glenn Ligon
03 April 2015 - 14 June 2015
Press Release3 April – 14 June 2015, Nottingham Contemporary Press view: 2 April30 June – 18 October 2015, Tate Liverpool Press view: 29 June
Learning Previews
events - Special Events
Learning Previews
22 April 2015 - 08 July 2015
4.30-6.30 pmFreeWith each new exhibition we have a Learning Preview especially for teachers and tutors. One of our Associate Artists will show you around and suggest ways...
Paper Aeroplanes
events - Live
Paper Aeroplanes
05 May 2015
Doors from 8pm £12.50 in advance
Nordic Giants
events - Live
Nordic Giants
08 May 2015
Doors from 7pm £8.50 in advance Nordic Giants unleash cinematic euphoria, saturated with swelling ambience, pounding drums, massive riffs and unrivalled composition.
The Bill Laurance Project
events - Live
The Bill Laurance Project
26 May 2015
Doors from 7.30pm, live from 8pm £15 advance, £17.50 on the door Snarky Puppy founder-member and Grammy Award winning pianist Bill Laurance performs music from his...
The Grand Tour
art - Exhibitions
The Grand Tour
04 July 2015 - 20 September 2015
Pablo Bronstein will curate sixty treasures from Chatsworth at Nottingham Contemporary, including works by Rembrandt and Franz Hals, shown alongside Bronstein's...
Lace & Slavery - Godfried Donkor
art - Exhibitions
Lace & Slavery - Godfried Donkor
11 January 2008 - 10 February 2008
An investigation by The New Art Exchange and the Centre for Contemporary Art Nottingham In 2007, two hundred years after the slave trade was abolished in what was then...
Remember Revolution: 68 at 40
art - Exhibitions
Remember Revolution: 68 at 40
01 May 2008 - 31 May 2008
In partnership with the Broadway Media Centre we traced the legacy of 1968, the year when the underground went overground, and mass protests erupted across Europe and the...
Happenings
events - Talks
Happenings
05 May 2008 - 17 May 2008
Talk Marco Scotini, curator, Luca Frei, designer of Disobedience and Alex Farquharson, Director of Nottingham Contemporary. Venue: ‘Beatties’, Angel Row,...
Remember Revolution
art - Artist Cinema
Remember Revolution
30 May 2008 - 01 June 2008
Peter Watkins is Britain’s most uncompromising political filmmaker of the last 50 years. Nottingham Contemporary collaborated with Broadway Cinema to present a...
That Beautiful Pale Face Is My Fate (For Lord Byron)
events - Talks
That Beautiful Pale Face Is My Fate (For Lord Byron)
25 July 2008
Splendid Vices, our symposium in the Orangery, was standing room only, as our guests crowded in to hear speakers discuss Byron’s lasting influence on popular...
That Beautiful Pale Face is My Fate (For Lord Byron)
art - Exhibitions
That Beautiful Pale Face is My Fate (For Lord Byron)
25 July 2008 - 06 September 2008
The artists in this exhibition are taking part in a séance, establishing contact with Lord Byron, both as he was in his lifetime, and as he might be today. It is an...
Disclosures: The Exhibition
art - Exhibitions
Disclosures: The Exhibition
05 September 2008 - 05 October 2008
Olivia Plender presented her video Bring Back Robin Hood in the Picture Gallery at Nottingham Castle as part of Disclosures II: The Middles Ages. The video weaves...
Disclosures II, Laxton
events - Talks
Disclosures II, Laxton
06 September 2008
Part I 11:00 Meeting in Mount Street, Nottingham. A bus tour of Nottingham’s former common lands and open fields led by artist and historian Chris...
Disclosures II: The Middle Ages
art - Exhibitions
Disclosures II: The Middle Ages
06 September 2008 - 05 October 2008
Disclosures II was part of Nottingham Contemporary’s Histories of the Present, our year long series of exhibitions and events in historically significant places in and...

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