Saturday 2 November
7.30pm - Midnight
Cafe.Bar.Contemporary and The Space
An evening of music, cinema and art celebrating the elaborate rituals, the beautiful iconography and the vibrant spirit of the Mexican festival, the Day of the Dead - with a Nottingham twist.
White Finger, Moscow Youth Cult, Nordenfelt, Soft Arrows, I Am Lono, Paco Carrasco and Jose Unidos will be paying tribute to dead musicians by playing live in the Café Bar.
Obscure cinema renegades Kneel Before Zod will be curating a night of Mexican cinema, animations and short films by local film-makers along with slideshows celebrating death and the Day of the Dead.
The Café.Bar and The Space will display work by artists including Tessa Acti, fourbeatwalk, Martha Glazzard, Tara Hill, Jose Santos, Dan Toporowski, Rattle, Matthew Robertson and Alex Hale
Fancy dress is optional, but encouraged. Go wild and laugh in death’s bony face! On the night you can also get your face painted into a sugar skull by one of the Hello Gore artists.
Celebrate life and death at El Dia De Muertos!