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The Reading Room Part 3
events - Talks
The Reading Room Part 3
06 Apr 2010
Informal talks, discussions and readings inspired by Star City, co-ordinated by Jennie Syson, an independent Nottingham based curator. You will be sent the required...
Mother Earth Sister Moon Fashion Show 3
events - Special Events
Mother Earth Sister Moon Fashion Show 3
08 Apr 2010
Futuristic fashion shows will take place inside the giant sculpture inspired by Valentina Tereshkova’s space suit. Thirty performers will model actual or new designs...
Communist Rock and Roll
events - Special Events
Communist Rock and Roll
09 Apr 2010
How did the Western devil’s music filter through to the Soviet sphere of influence, and how did it express popular sentiment - despite strict censorship? Our three...
The Men Who Pickled Lenin
events - Talks
The Men Who Pickled Lenin
15 Apr 2010
USSR, 1924: Looking to tighten his grasp on a Communist future and create a Bolshevik god under his control, Stalin decrees Lenin’s corpse must be preserved....
Artnot Lates
events - Special Events
Artnot Lates
15 Apr 2010
Explore Nottingham’s independent art scene with Artnot Lates - a special programme of late night art events, performance and exhibition from a cluster of Nottingham’s...
The Hot Club
events - Live
The Hot Club
17 Apr 2010
Nottingham’s own Hot Club band play ‘Gypsy Jazz’ – incorporating the Swing and Bal Musette traditions of Parisienne style Cafe music, they are also exponents of...
The Geopolitical Turn
events - Globalisation
The Geopolitical Turn
08 May 2010
What are the reference points for contemporary art in a global economy that creates enormous wealth as well as widening inequality. Our opening conference explores the...
Uneven Geographies
art - Exhibitions
Uneven Geographies
08 May 2010 - 04 Jul 2010
Éduardo Abaroa, Azzellini & Ressler, Yto Barrada, Ursula Biemann, Bureau d’Études, Öyvind Fahlström, Goldin + Senneby, Mark Lombardi, Steve McQueen, Cildo Meireles,...
Play and Learn sessions
events - Family Events
Play and Learn sessions
08 May 2010 - 04 Jul 2010
Take part in our free Play and Learn sessions. Enjoy games, movement, music, and making in a welcoming, relaxed environment. Our activities are linked to the themes of...
Learning Previews for Schools and Colleges
events - Special Events
Learning Previews for Schools and Colleges
11 May 2010
If you are an educator or work in a school, college or learning environment come along to our Learning Preview for Uneven Geographies. Find out how your students can...
Globalisation before Globalisation
events - Talks
Globalisation before Globalisation
12 May 2010
Globalisation is often regarded as a recent phenomenon, but it can be traced back to Columbus’s discovery of the New World in 1492, according to the influential...
Lunchtime Talks: Every Wednesday
events - Talks
Lunchtime Talks: Every Wednesday
12 May 2010 - 30 Jun 2010
Artists, curators and special guests will led a walk through Uneven Geographies - everyone is most welcome to join them. Time: Every Wednesday, 1pm - 1.45pm Free, no...
Artnot Lates
events - Special Events
Artnot Lates
14 May 2010
Explore Nottingham’s independent art scene with Artnot Lates. In May the second selection of galleries stay open for a special programme of night time viewing, private...
Tracing Mobility
events - Talks
Tracing Mobility
15 May 2010
Tracing Mobility is a series of events produced by Radiator which aim to increase knowledge about the cultural aspects of future mobility and the new spaces created by...
Introduction to Magazine Writing
events - Special Events
Introduction to Magazine Writing
18 May 2010 - 22 Jun 2010
Led by Left Lion writer James Walker, these four workshops will teach the key skills required for magazine journalism at an introductory level, including pitching a...
Global Nottingham
events - Talks
Global Nottingham
19 May 2010
We will be working with our sister gallery The New Art Exchange on a programme of events showcasing Global Nottingham during Uneven Geographies. In this first event...
Saskia Sassen
events - Talks
Saskia Sassen
19 May 2010
Nottingham Contemporary is pleased to present Saskia Sassen, Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics and Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology at Columbia...
Contemporary Art and Contemporary Life
events - Special Events
Contemporary Art and Contemporary Life
25 May 2010
Victoria Tischler, a psychologist from The University of Nottingham’s Medical School, will explore the impact of Uneven Geographies with visitors in these informal...
John Tomlinson: Accelerated Life
events - Talks
John Tomlinson: Accelerated Life
26 May 2010
Are we imagining it – or is life really getting faster? Professor John Tomlinson, of Nottingham Trent University, author of The Culture of Speed: The Coming of...
Yunioshi
events - Live
Yunioshi
29 May 2010
In a year they plan to make their own, Yunioshi is releasing new music, playing mainstream festivals and pushing for more airplay then ever before. “ A brightly,...
Hatch Presents
events - Special Events
Hatch Presents
01 Jun 2010
Catch a cycle-powered rickshaw courtesy of Hatch and take to the streets to contemplate the nature of journeys and destiny. This intimate and philosophicalride combines...
March for Take Over Day
events - Young Events
March for Take Over Day
02 Jun 2010
Bored with the election...well here's something different! Get Involved 17 are taking to the streets to promote the Vote Art Take Over Day on Friday 4th June 2010 at...
Get Involved 17
events - Young Events
Get Involved 17
04 Jun 2010
For one day only Nottingham Contemporary is being taken over by young people! Get Involved 17 needs you to take part and vote in our interactive art election. The...
Cafe Du Monde
events - Live
Cafe Du Monde
05 Jun 2010
Cafe Du monde is a flaming fusion of acoustic instruments and inspiration gathered from across the world and brought to life by Steve’s near legendary old hand guitar...
The Take
events - Talks
The Take
08 Jun 2010
The Take is a political thriller that follows Argentina’s workers who are re-claiming the country’s bankrupt workplaces for themselves. Writer Naomi Klein, author of...
New Geographies of Globalisation
events - Deterritorialization
New Geographies of Globalisation
09 Jun 2010
Three speakers from The University of Nottingham's School of Geography present global case studies. Louise Crewe examines the complex landscape of the contemporary...
The Future Sucks
events - Talks
The Future Sucks
10 Jun 2010
A discussion by Alan Simpson Former Nottingham South MP Alan Simpson will lead a discussion based on his global research into environmental solutions – ranging from...
Zimbabwean Cultural Evening
events - Special Events
Zimbabwean Cultural Evening
17 Jun 2010
6.30pm - 8.30pm film screening of Flame with Q&A, £3 or £2 concessions, pay on arrival, New Art Exchange, 39-41 Gregory Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 6BE From 9pm Live...
Melting Pot
events - Live
Melting Pot
18 Jun 2010 - 24 Sep 2010
Every Friday through the summer the Cafe.Bar.Contemporary terrace will be a ‘Melting Pot’ of music. Our new resident DJ's, Pete Bradley, ‘DJ Fluff’ and friends...
Annexinema
events - Special Events
Annexinema
19 Jun 2010
1 Thoresby Street, Nottingham NG1 1AJ. Donations welcome, drop in, From 8.30pm. Directions to 1 Thoresby Street The programme takes a sideways look at the themes of...

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