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African American Activism in Nottingham
events - Talks
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.
Collabor-8 X Sam Thorne: An Introduction to Curating
events - Young Events
Collabor-8 X Sam Thorne: An Introduction to Curating
05 May 2017
We are excited to introduce our first skill building workshop of the year, led by none other than Nottingham Contemporary’s director, Sam Thorne. Come and explore the...
Inclusion Principle
events - Live
Inclusion Principle
06 May 2017
Inclusion Principle are: Martin Archer - electronic keyboards, laptop, saxophones, clarinets, recordersHervé Perez - laptop, saxophonesPeter Fairclough - drums and...
Aftermath
events - Special Events
Aftermath
11 May 2017 - 14 May 2017
Aftermath is an annual project created by students on the MFA course at Nottingham Trent University and MA in Art History by The University of Nottingham in response to...
Mas Y Mas
events - Live
Mas Y Mas
13 May 2017
Mas Y Mas play their own irresistible mix of Latino, flamenco and Afro-Cuban influenced music woven together by driving dance rhythms and rich vocal...
Lara Favaretto & Wu Tsang Exhibition Opening
events - Special Events
Lara Favaretto & Wu Tsang Exhibition Opening
19 May 2017
Join us at the opening of our new Lara Favaretto and Wu Tsang exhibitions.Lara FavarettoAbsolutely Nothing
Lara Favaretto
art - Exhibitions
Lara Favaretto
20 May 2017 - 28 Aug 2017
This summer, Nottingham Contemporary presents a major solo exhibition by Lara Favaretto.
Wu Tsang
art - Exhibitions
Wu Tsang
20 May 2017 - 28 Aug 2017
This summer, Nottingham Contemporary presents a major solo exhibition by Wu Tsang.
Videodrome (1983)
events - Film
Videodrome (1983)
24 May 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer season, Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.Debbie Harry stars in this nightmarish...
Hockley Hustle Presents: Symphonica Ft Mr Switch
events - Live
Hockley Hustle Presents: Symphonica Ft Mr Switch
26 May 2017
Symphonica is a brand new project which fuses together two different worlds, the raw power & soul of the Orchestra, and the heavy bass & beats of the DJ.Over the...
Lois, The Six Ten and The Dead Years
events - Live
Lois, The Six Ten and The Dead Years
27 May 2017
Nottingham Contemporary present a triple bill of guitar based rock and roll, featuring Lois, The Six Ten and The Dead Years.LoisLois are a four-piece rock and roll band...
Born In Flames (1983)
events - Film
Born In Flames (1983)
31 May 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer season, Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.Set in an alternate New York, a group of...
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
events - Film
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
07 Jun 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer season, Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.An idyllic American town is gradually...
Refugee Week 2017
events - Special Events
Refugee Week 2017
17 Jun 2017
As part of international Refugee Week 2017, we welcome you to join us on Sat 17 June to recognise and celebrate our diverse community.Get creating and making with our...
Alphaville (1965)
events - Film
Alphaville (1965)
21 Jun 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer season, Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.The world of Alpha 60 is an...
The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
events - Film
The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976)
28 Jun 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer season, Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.David Bowie stars as the alien that...
La Antenna (2007)
events - Film
La Antenna (2007)
12 Jul 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer season, Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.A city without a voice is controlled by...
Another Earth (2011)
events - Film
Another Earth (2011)
02 Aug 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer season, Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.Five years ago, an exact replica of...
The Lobster (2015)
events - Film
The Lobster (2015)
09 Aug 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer season, Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.In the near future it is illegal to be...
Lace & Slavery - Godfried Donkor
art - Exhibitions
Lace & Slavery - Godfried Donkor
11 Jan 2008 - 10 Feb 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
06 May 2008 - 18 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 Jun 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)
26 Jul 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)
26 Jul 2008 - 07 Sep 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 Sep 2008 - 05 Oct 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 Sep 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 Sep 2008 - 05 Oct 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...
The Impossible Prison
art - Exhibitions
The Impossible Prison
31 Oct 2008 - 14 Dec 2008
Vito Acconci, Shaina Anand, Atelier Van Lieshout, Angela Bulloch, Chris Evans, Harun Farocki, Dan Graham, Group d’Information sur les Prisons, Mona Hatoum, Thomas...
Impossible Prison, Talks and Discussions
events - Talks
Impossible Prison, Talks and Discussions
10 Nov 2008 - 08 Dec 2008
With contributions from David Macey, Jonathan Rée, Lisa Le Feuvre, Ken Starkey, Eyal Weizman, Erwin James, and Ashley Hunt.

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