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Human Library
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Human Library
08 Mar 2011
11.30am – 2.30pm The Study, Free Come and explore a Human Library in The Study. This event offers a chance to borrow a person rather than a book. Organised in...
Nina Power
events - Talks
Nina Power
09 Mar 2011
A subtle critique of the sexual politics of photography is often apparent in Anne Collier’s images. Nina Power, author of One Dimensional Woman, discusses contemporary...
Salmagundi
events - Live
Salmagundi
12 Mar 2011
8pm Salmagundi are seven talented musicians who perform music full of interest and energy – music that’s very much their own, but revels in a world of influences,...
Rush, Rights, and the Rise of Radical Wrong
events - Talks
Rush, Rights, and the Rise of Radical Wrong
15 Mar 2011
A lecture by Patricia J. Williams, James L. Dohr Professor of Law, Columbia University, New York & 2011 J.C. Smith Trust Fund Senior Visiting Scholar followed by a...
Used
events - Talks
Used
16 Mar 2011
7pm, The Space. Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled.
Jean Fisher: A Swim Against the Tide
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Jean Fisher: A Swim Against the Tide
17 Mar 2011
Jean Fisher knew Jack Goldstein well and wrote about his work in depth. Fisher will speak of Goldstein’s core concerns and offer her perspective on his aesthetic...
Hollis Frampton
art - Artist Cinema
Hollis Frampton
24 Mar 2011
To coincide with the Jack Goldstein exhibition we are offering the opportunity to experience works by two of his contemporaries, Stan Brakhage and Hollis Frampton....
Gallery Assistants Walk Through
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Gallery Assistants Walk Through
24 Mar 2011
Nottingham Contemporary Gallery Assistants share their opinions and experience of nine weeks in the company of Jack Goldstein and Anne Collier. Featuring Aaron...
Giving the Eye
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Giving the Eye
26 Mar 2011 - 27 Mar 2011
Choreographer Nicola Conibere will work with students to create a performance and installation. Conibere is a London-based performance maker whose practice crosses...
In Production
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In Production
30 Mar 2011
A platform for artists based in Nottingham and the Midlands.Three artists will screen a new work before an audience discussion. Blue Firth, currently studying at the...
Deli Quartet
events - Live
Deli Quartet
09 Apr 2011
8pm, Entrance Free ‘Deli’ is a unique combination of four very different musicians – their connection will take you on a spirit-lifting journey of musical...
The Do–It–All Dating Game
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The Do–It–All Dating Game
12 Apr 2011
This live dating game – hosted by Oriana Fox and John Kilduff (aka Mr Let’s Paint) – has been devised by recent graduates from Nottingham Trent University, Clare...
Huang Yong Ping
art - Exhibitions
Huang Yong Ping
15 Apr 2011 - 26 Jun 2011
Huang Yong Ping is one of the leading Chinese artists of his generation. He moved to Paris in 1989 after participating in the renowned Magiciens de la Terre exhibition at...
The Small Collections Room
art - Small Collections Room
The Small Collections Room
15 Apr 2011 - 26 Jun 2011
The artist Thomas Demand has curated a selection of postcards of grottoes for our Small Collections Room, filling each cabinet with multiple images of curious...
Wael Shawky
art - Exhibitions
Wael Shawky
15 Apr 2011 - 26 Jun 2011
Wael Shawky’s work explores transitional events in society, politics, culture and religion in the Arab World. These concerns have been brought into sharp focus by...
The Bookmark Project
art - Exhibitions
The Bookmark Project
15 Apr 2011 - 26 Jun 2011
Bookmarks created by 11 Nottingham-based artists, inserted in The Study book collection Curated by Yelena Popova Wayne Burrows, Mik Godley, Candice Jacobs, Aaron...
Artist's Talk by Huang Yong Ping
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Artist's Talk by Huang Yong Ping
16 Apr 2011
A rare opportunity to hear Huang Yong Ping speak about his work. He is joined by Lydia Yee, Curator at Barbican Art Gallery, who curated his 2009 exhibition in The...
Easter Family Fun
events - Family Events
Easter Family Fun
16 Apr 2011 - 02 May 2011
We've got some fantastic and completely free activities to keep the whole family entertained throughout the Easter holidays.
Taxidermy Tour
events - Talks
Taxidermy Tour
19 Apr 2011
Wildlife artist and illustrator Chris Orgill was trained by Wollaton Hall’s late and legendary taxidermist Don Sharp. He gives a personal insight into the history and...
Artist's Talk by Wael Shawky
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Artist's Talk by Wael Shawky
20 Apr 2011
Wael Shawky offers an insight into his work and its contexts. The Space, 7:00pm, £3 (free for students) Nottingham Contemporary’s public programme is jointly...
What's your point?
events - Special Events
What's your point?
20 Apr 2011
Our young people's group, Get Involved 17 will give you the opportunity to comment on a series of questions on cardboard cones. Each cone will be placed outside the...
Wednesday Walk Throughs
events - Talks
Wednesday Walk Throughs
20 Apr 2011 - 22 Jun 2011
Time: Every Wednesday, 1-1.45pm (Except Wed 27 April) Free, no need to book, meet at reception These lunchtime talks will consider the exhibitions from multiple...
A Market of ideas
events - Special Events
A Market of ideas
27 Apr 2011
Get Involved 17 will run their own 'Market of ideas' where each stall will offer something creative in exchange for your creativity and ideas. On the day they will...
A Market of Ideas
events - Young Events
A Market of Ideas
27 Apr 2011
A big thank you to everyone who participated in the Market of Ideas event on Wednesday 27th April 2011. During the five hour event 500 visitors engaged with the various...
It Gives Us The Other
events - Talks
It Gives Us The Other
28 Apr 2011
There are a range of workshops in this one day conference on translation in poetry – aimed at writers with an interest in both poetry and translation. Finishing with a...
Maha Maamoun: Domestic Tourism II
events - Talks
Maha Maamoun: Domestic Tourism II
30 Apr 2011
A collage of clips from vintage popular Egyptian movies that feature the Pyramids, exploring the tourist representation of Cairo, and how this relates to personal,...
Weekend Family Room
events - Family Events
Weekend Family Room
30 Apr 2011 - 19 Jun 2011
Open the door on Level 2 and drop into our family room. This will provide a space to draw, read, relax and create something in response to our exhibitions. This space is...
Razia Iqbal
events - Talks
Razia Iqbal
04 May 2011
Razia Iqbal discusses Wael Shawky’s work, in the context of Middle Eastern politics and culture. Razia Iqbal is a Special Correspondent for BBC News, with extensive...
Polar Bear
events - Live
Polar Bear
05 May 2011
Polar Bear are at the forefront of the UK’s jazz scene with an appeal that goes beyond the usual jazz audience to anyone with an interest in new music. This event has...
The 21st Century: China's Century
events - Talks
The 21st Century: China's Century
12 May 2011
China is now the world’s second economy, poised to overtake the US. Professor Shujie Yao and Dr Zhengxu Wang from the Contemporary Chinese Department of The University...

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