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Start School Programme Celebration
events - Special Events
Start School Programme Celebration
09 Feb 2017 - 12 Feb 2017
Students from Nottingham city schools will take over The Space on Thur 9 - Sun 12 February with an exhibition of their artwork and writing inspired by our recent...
Nottingham Light Night - I Came To Dance
events - Family Events
Nottingham Light Night - I Came To Dance
10 Feb 2017
Light Night is back for its tenth anniversary!'I Came to Dance' is the title of an artwork in our current exhibition, The Place Is Here, and that’s exactly what you can...
February Half Term
events - Family Events
February Half Term
14 Feb 2017 - 19 Feb 2017
Tue 14 - Sun 19 Feb, 11am-3pm. Drop-in.Join us every day during February half term for a free family workshop.Draw and collage a life-size 'you' as you share your history...
Whirlpool (1949) - Hypnotica
events - Film
Whirlpool (1949) - Hypnotica
15 Feb 2017
A woman secretly suffering from kleptomania is hypnotized by David Korvo in an effort to cure her condition. Soon afterwards, she is found at the scene of a murder with...
Museumand Interviews
events - Special Events
Museumand Interviews
15 Feb 2017 - 01 Mar 2017
Museumand is a mobile social history project, or a museum without walls, featuring the contributions made by Caribbeans to British society and Nottingham.Founded by...
The Screen at Contemporary: Hypnotica
events - Film
The Screen at Contemporary: Hypnotica
15 Feb 2017 - 26 Apr 2017
Join us at The Screen at Contemporary this winter as we bring you Hypnotica.Delusion, dreams and the subconscious explored in 8 classic films. What happens when our world...
Art, Activism, Race and Social Justice
events - Talks
Art, Activism, Race and Social Justice
16 Feb 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...
CANCELLED - Gringo Records Presents El Hombre Trajeado
events - Live
CANCELLED - Gringo Records Presents El Hombre Trajeado
18 Feb 2017
It's with great regret that we must announce that the El Hombre Trajeado and Kogumaza show this Saturday has had to be cancelled due to serious illness.We're looking to...
Frantz Fanon Study Sessions-1
events - Talks
Frantz Fanon Study Sessions-1
21 Feb 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
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon
21 Feb 2017 - 25 Apr 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...
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) - Hypnotica
events - Film
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004) - Hypnotica
22 Feb 2017
An estranged couple have an experimental procedure to erase each other from their memory but will their subconscious hold on? A truly cinematic vision of memory, loss,...
Sura Susso Live Performance & Drumming Workshop
events - Live
Sura Susso Live Performance & Drumming Workshop
23 Feb 2017
A night of West African Griot Music with virtuoso kora player, percussionist and singer-songwriter, Sura Susso.Join Sura to celebrate Gambian Independence Day, with...
Josefin Öhrn and The Liberation
events - Live
Josefin Öhrn and The Liberation
24 Feb 2017
Taking their moniker from the notion of ‘Liberation Upon Hearing In The Between’ from the Tibetan Book Of The Dead, Josefin Öhrn + The Liberation took little time to...
The Time is Now? 2
events - Film
The Time is Now? 2
25 Feb 2017
The Time is Now? is a series of screenings of Black and Asian films from 1980s-today curated by June Givanni. Read more >>We will screen six short films made by...
I'm Not From London Present Chambers
events - Live
I'm Not From London Present Chambers
25 Feb 2017
I'm Not From London Present a free evening of rock, punk and garage bands to be played loud and in your face!Chambers
Migrant Media Film Night
events - Film
Migrant Media Film Night
28 Feb 2017
Migrant Media was established in 1989 and is a collective of radical film makers working in documentary production. Self-described as activists embedded with communities...
Les Diaboliques (1955) - Hypnotica
events - Film
Les Diaboliques (1955) - Hypnotica
01 Mar 2017
The wife and mistress of a sadistic headmaster set out to murder him. However, reality is not what it seems in this tense and highly influential psychological thriller....
The Anti Gallery
events - Talks
The Anti Gallery
02 Mar 2017 - 30 Apr 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...
Collabor-8 x Subculture Uncovered x Dizzy Ink
events - Young Events
Collabor-8 x Subculture Uncovered x Dizzy Ink
03 Mar 2017
Our young people's collective, Collabor-8, are teaming up with Subculture Uncovered and Dizzy Ink to bring you a free risograph printing workshop and exhibition from...
SoulDeep Fusion Trio
events - Live
SoulDeep Fusion Trio
04 Mar 2017
SoulDeep Fusion Trio take inspiration from the worlds of funk, soul, jazz fusion and grooves.Veteran drummer, George Grignon has developed this group into one of the East...
Nottingham Black Archive Scanning Social
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Nottingham Black Archive Scanning Social
04 Mar 2017
Nottingham Black Archive is an organisation dedicated to researching, collecting and documenting Black history, heritage and culture. Find out what this Archive holds in...
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-2
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-2
07 Mar 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...
Now That We Know by Matthias Sperling
events - Special Events
Now That We Know by Matthias Sperling
08 Mar 2017
As part of Dance4's Nottdance festival 2017, choreographer and performer Matthias Sperling furthers his investigation into the relationship between mind and body in this...
Writing Workshop with Panya Banjoko
events - Courses
Writing Workshop with Panya Banjoko
11 Mar 2017
Led by award-winning poet Panya Banjoko, participants in this workshop will write a piece in response to some of the issues and works from the exhibition The Place...
The Shadow Drone Project by Charles Linehan Company
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The Shadow Drone Project by Charles Linehan Company
12 Mar 2017
As part of Dance4's Nottdance festival 2017, Robert Clark and Samuel Kennedy launch Charles Linehan's performance and film series, The Shadow Drone Project.The Shadow...
Taxi Driver (1976) - Hypnotica
events - Film
Taxi Driver (1976) - Hypnotica
15 Mar 2017
A lonely and isolated Vietnam Vet drives the streets of New York and wants to ‘clean it up’. Robert DeNiro perfectly personifies society’s collective psyche of...
Radical Black Art Working Convention Revisited
events - Talks
Radical Black Art Working Convention Revisited
18 Mar 2017 - 19 Mar 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-3
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-3
21 Mar 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...
London Sinfonietta Perform Steve Reich and Terry Riley
events - Live
London Sinfonietta Perform Steve Reich and Terry Riley
22 Mar 2017
The seminal minimalist scores of Steve Reich and Terry Riley changed the direction of music in the 1960s. Their skillful use of repetition and slow harmonic rhythms...
What's on this weekend
events - Family Events
What's on this weekend
25 Mar 2017 - 26 Feb 2017
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you explore our exhibitions together. Our events are free and all ages are...

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