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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...
Call for Designers & Makers
events - Special Events
Call for Designers & Makers
05 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
Our leading contemporary craft fair returns 17-19 November 2017!We showcase some of the best ceramics, jewellery, prints and textiles in the UK. If you would like to...
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...
Bright Ideas Courses
events - Courses
Bright Ideas Courses
17 May 2017 - 05 Jul 2017
In partnership with Bright Ideas Nottingham and Nottinghamshire County Council these courses are aimed at Nottinghamshire County Residents.Refreshments (including lunch...
Lara Favaretto & Wu Tsang Exhibition Opening
events - Special Events
Lara Favaretto & Wu Tsang Exhibition Opening
19 May 2017
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Larry B & AJA - Live Music & Exhibition Opening
events - Live
Larry B & AJA - Live Music & Exhibition Opening
19 May 2017
You're invitied to the Opening Reception of our Lara Favaretto & Wu Tsang exhibitions followed by two unmissable acts of live music.
Wednesday Walkthroughs
events - Gallery Tours
Wednesday Walkthroughs
19 May 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
Join us for a different perspective on our exhibition as artists, experts, researchers and academics give short talks in their field of expertise relating to the concepts...
Family Weekends in May
events - Family Events
Family Weekends in May
20 May 2017 - 04 Jun 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...
Spot Talks
events - Talks
Spot Talks
20 May 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
Join in the conversation, gain new insight into the exhibitions, and ask all the questions you like in our Spot Talks!Led by our Gallery Assistants, these short and...
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.
Manual Labours: The Building as a Body
events - Special Events
Manual Labours: The Building as a Body
23 May 2017
The Building as a Body is a project between Manual Labours (Sophie Hope and Jenny Richards) and the staff at Nottingham Contemporary.
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...
The Screen at Contemporary: Strange Days
events - Film
The Screen at Contemporary: Strange Days
24 May 2017 - 09 Aug 2017
This summer, The Screen at Contemporary presents Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.Tickets: £5 per film or any 5 for £20....
Selected 7
events - Film
Selected 7
25 May 2017
Selected is a new collection of diverse artists’ film and video touring the UK in May-June 2017, taking place at some of the UK’s leading venues for showcasing...
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...
May Half Term - Make & Break Art Works
events - Family Events
May Half Term - Make & Break Art Works
27 May 2017 - 04 Jun 2017
May Half TermSat 27 May - Sun 4 June: Make and Break Art WorksCreate and transform works of art according to instructions from other families. Receive and send...
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-1
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-1
30 May 2017
This series of study sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’ and ‘disappearance’ from a number of different perspectives, and in...
The Study Sessions
events - Talks
The Study Sessions
30 May 2017 - 25 Jul 2017
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups. The Politics of Opacity sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’...
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...
Remko Scha's The Machines
events - Live
Remko Scha's The Machines
03 Jun 2017
"One of the definitive modern NYC guitar works" (Byron Coley, The Wire 231).Coinciding with his solo exhibition at Nottingham gallery TG, Remko Scha's The Machines will...
Collabor-8: Quest For Happiness
events - Young Events
Collabor-8: Quest For Happiness
09 Jun 2017
We are joining forces with the Nottingham Buddhist Centre to bring you our June Friday workshop, 'The Quest for Happiness'.Have you ever been interested in meditation and...
Stacey McMullen - I Wait EP Launch
events - Live
Stacey McMullen - I Wait EP Launch
10 Jun 2017
Stacey McMullen is a self-taught classical guitarist form Nottingham England. Before music Stacey spent the earlier years of his life dedicated to political activism and...
Thea Gilmore
events - Live
Thea Gilmore
11 Jun 2017
Furiously individual singer/songwriter and Brit Award 2001 nominee. 'Britain has spawned very few world class female songwriters, but Gilmore is already in a league of...
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-2
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-2
13 Jun 2017
This series of study sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’ and ‘disappearance’ from a number of different perspectives, and in...
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
events - Film
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
14 Jun 2017
Invasion of the Body Snatchers has been rescheduled for Wednesday 14 June, 6.30pm. Tickets are still on sale. Tickets bought for last week's original screening on 7 June...

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