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Cosmos and Culture
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Cosmos and Culture
09 Nov 2010
The BAS7’s subtitle In the Days of the Comet is the inspiration for this detailed look at the history of the heavens above and our culture below. From the earliest...
Kembasemba – Angola Independence
events - Live
Kembasemba – Angola Independence
12 Nov 2010
Kizomba Yeto in conjunction with Cafe Bar Contemporary are delighted to present the Angolan Independence Day party. A.I.D.P. will celebrate via cultural and rythmic...
We Are One
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We Are One
13 Nov 2010 - 14 Nov 2010
On 13th and 14th November Nottingham Contemporary is a year old. And we will have lots of birthday surprises going on in the building. Come and help us celebrate! Me...
Thursday Live Lectures: George Shaw
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Thursday Live Lectures: George Shaw
14 Nov 2010
George Shaw studied at Sheffield Polytechnic and the Royal College of Art. He worked as a teacher in Nottingham, and had studios at the Oldknows building and in Eastwood....
Sarah Bennett Duo and Karen Lake's Impressions
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Sarah Bennett Duo and Karen Lake's Impressions
18 Nov 2010
The JET Collective is the new artist-led network formed in the East Midlands to provide performance opportunities and promote original contemporary jazz by emerging...
British Art Show 7 Performance: Olivia Plender
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British Art Show 7 Performance: Olivia Plender
20 Nov 2010
Much of Olivia Plender’s work is grounded in historical research. In drawings, graphic novels, videos, performances and installations, she has examined 19th- and early...
British Art Show 7 Performances
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British Art Show 7 Performances
20 Nov 2010 - 08 Jan 2011
Olivia Plender, The Lost Works of Johan Riding Sat 20 November, 2pm - 3pm, Nottingham Contemporary, free. Performance with Craig Burnett and Nick Santos-Pedro. Booking...
British Art Show 7 Screenings
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British Art Show 7 Screenings
20 Nov 2010 - 08 Jan 2011
Otolith Group, Screening of Otolith 1 - 3 5pm - 8pm, The Space, Nottingham Contemporary, free. Shortlisted for this year’s Turner Prize, The Otolith Group is named...
Nottingham Contemporary in Partnership with IIN
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Nottingham Contemporary in Partnership with IIN
23 Nov 2010
Tue 23 Nov 2010, 5.30pm. The Space, Nottingham Contemporary
British Art Show 7, Critics' Circle
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British Art Show 7, Critics' Circle
24 Nov 2010
Gilda Williams, JJ Charlesworth and Sam Thorne discuss what they might write about British Art Show 7 and examine the reviews of the exhibition in a What The Papers Say...
Thursday Live Lectures: Brian Griffiths
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Thursday Live Lectures: Brian Griffiths
25 Nov 2010
Brian Griffiths made the giant sculpture in the window of Nottingham Contemporary. He is known for his theatrical sculpture and installations. Of his work he says “For...
Huw Costin live & Napolean IIIrd
events - Live
Huw Costin live & Napolean IIIrd
25 Nov 2010
Presented by The Music Exchange Live Just having one of these artists perform would be a great night. To have both perform is something very special indeed and for...
Question and Answer Session with BBC Chairman
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Question and Answer Session with BBC Chairman
25 Nov 2010
Is the licence fee good value for money? What programmes do you most enjoy on the BBC? What would you like to see more – or less – of? What do you think of local...
Moonbuggy
events - Live
Moonbuggy
27 Nov 2010
Moonbuggy mix it up with their own original Jazz/ska/reggae fusion with searing horn solos & sweet vocal harmonies. Their bouncing bass heavy tunes create an uplifting...
World Aids Day Awareness Concert
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World Aids Day Awareness Concert
01 Dec 2010
On December 1st 2010, Café-Bar Contemporary will be hosting Nottingham’s 1st ever World Aids Day Awareness Concert.
The concert is inspired by Nottingham...
Observations
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Observations
01 Dec 2010
This event is now fully booked. A live screening of the lecture will take place in cafe.bar.contemporary and the downstairs reception. Spaces are limited. 6pm - 7pm,...
Thursday Live Lectures: Anja Kirschner and David Panos
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Thursday Live Lectures: Anja Kirschner and David Panos
02 Dec 2010
Anja Kirschner will talk about the film the Last Days of Jack Sheppard (2009) showing at Nottingham Castle. The writer Brian Dillon described it as “a Hogarthian frieze...
Play and Learn - December
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Play and Learn - December
04 Dec 2010 - 19 Dec 2010
World of Art Taking elements of the exhibition Brtitish Art Show 7, play with scale and materials to construct your own world. Apply a range of techniques including...
The Cabinet of Dr Caligari
events - Live
The Cabinet of Dr Caligari
07 Dec 2010
The influence of this classic silent horror film – a masterpiece of German expressionist cinema - is still strong today. This showing coincides with its 90th...
Thursday Live Lectures: Duncan Campbell
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Thursday Live Lectures: Duncan Campbell
09 Dec 2010
Campbell will discuss his film Bernadette, a portrait of Bernadette Devlin, the fiery republican Mid Ulster MP from 1969 to1974 – the youngest woman ever elected to the...
New Research Trajectories:
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New Research Trajectories:
15 Dec 2010
Postgraduate researchers from across the East Midlands will lead a tour of the city that shares their work with the general public in a series of innovative and creative...
Stuart McCallum + Zoo - Jet Collective
events - Live
Stuart McCallum + Zoo - Jet Collective
15 Dec 2010
Cafe.Bar.Live 8.00pm 'til late, entrance free. Bar snacks and a range of platters available until 9.00pm. The JET Collective is the new artist-led network formed...
Late Night Christmas Event
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Late Night Christmas Event
15 Dec 2010
Our galleries and shop will be open until 8pm on Wednesday 15th December for the chance to pick up those last minute Christmas presents! Check out our brand new...
Antonio Forcione
events - Live
Antonio Forcione
17 Dec 2010
Dealmaker in Association with Naim Label Presents: Antonio Forcione & Adriano Adewale Supported By Cecille Grey All Ages Welcome Doors 7pm Tickets £15 in advance,...
Mas Y Mas
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Mas Y Mas
18 Dec 2010
Resident Café Bar Live favourites Mas Y Mas are back for an evening that is guaranteed to have the whole audience up on their feet dancing and swinging to their Latino...
Play and Learn - January
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Play and Learn - January
02 Jan 2011 - 08 Jan 2011
Play and Learn Trails Use our Play and Learn Trails to explore the galleries with our friendly Family Play and Learn Assistants. Play and Learn Activities Sun 2nd,...
Gallery Assistants Walk Through
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Gallery Assistants Walk Through
06 Jan 2011
Five of Nottingham Contemporary’s team of Gallery Assistants will give a talk about the current exhibition, British Art Show 7 between 6pm – 7pm. Gallery...
In2 Contemporary Art
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In2 Contemporary Art
07 Jan 2011 - 18 Mar 2011
We are offering parents a ten week course which will introduce them to contemporary art and provide an opportunity to gain transferable skills to boost their...
Family Friendly Tours
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Family Friendly Tours
08 Jan 2011 - 09 Jan 2011
Join our family friendly tours for a final chance to explore British Art Show 7. Each tour is only 20 minutes long and will encourage families to look, imagine and talk...
In Production
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In Production
12 Jan 2011
Wednesday 12 January, 7-9pm Free, The Space, book with the link below This is the fourth event in a series offering a platform for Nottingham and Midlands based...

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