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Artivism: Art as Political Activism
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Artivism: Art as Political Activism
25 Sep 2018
Join us to mark the end of Artivism, an Erasmus+ European project aimed at young people that explores the relationship between art and activism.The event will explore key...
Silva Lining's Care Plan
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Silva Lining's Care Plan
21 Sep 2018
Silva Lining's Care Plan is a research-based performance that shines a light on the experiences of paid carers for persons with dementia.Expect laughter, tears, mischief,...
Warriors
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Warriors
21 Aug 2018
As part of the Masai Cricket Warriors UK tour, we invite you to join us for the free screening of an acclaimed film Warriors.This event is in collaboration with...
First Waves
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First Waves
11 Aug 2018
Led by photographic based artist Scarlett Crawford this national art project marks the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Race Relations Act. Following previously unsuccessful...
Alternative Pride Afterparty
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Alternative Pride Afterparty
28 Jul 2018
Roll Up! Roll Up! Come to the Queer Carnival. This year’s Pride party continues at Nottingham Contemporary with a very special event. DIRTYFILTHYSEXY are holding their...
Summer Launch Party:  Pia Camil and Trix & Robert Haussmann
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Summer Launch Party: Pia Camil and Trix & Robert Haussmann
13 Jul 2018
Join us for a summer party as we launch our new exhibitions by Pia Camil and Trix & Robert Haussmann, both exploring playful architecture. The evening continues...
Relativity Suite
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Relativity Suite
24 Jun 2018
6pm Gallery 3-4
RESPONSE: Bridging Gaps
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RESPONSE: Bridging Gaps
20 Jun 2018
Join Nottingham Trent University students for a new publication launch event.Students from NTU’s Art and Design, Art and Humanities and Social Sciences courses launch a...
Nottingham Refugee Week: District 9 (2009)
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Nottingham Refugee Week: District 9 (2009)
19 Jun 2018
To celebrate Nottingham Refugee Week, we invite you to join us for a free screening of the critically acclaimed film District 9 (2009).The movie tells the story of a race...
Refugee Week at Contemporary 2018
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Refugee Week at Contemporary 2018
19 Jun 2018 - 23 Jun 2018
We are pleased to celebrate the contributions, resilience and creativity of refugees in the UK. Marking the 20 year anniversary of Refugee Week 2018, we will be hosting a...
Witchcraft, Herbalism and Healing
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Witchcraft, Herbalism and Healing
16 Jun 2018
2pm  An anointing oil making workshop - learn about the history and magical properties of herbs with Herbalist Cristina Pandolfo, whilst making your own...
Dohm Shop
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Dohm Shop
12 Jun 2018 - 24 Jun 2018
Dohm Shop is a collection of esoteric homewares, ceramics and natural healthcare for a thoughtful approach to daily rituals.
Cello Sound Bath
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Cello Sound Bath
12 Jun 2018
6.30-7.30pm  Celebrate the Summer Solstice and lose yourself in this cello based sound bath with musician Lucinda Chua. Sounds baths offer a unique aural...
The Procedure
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The Procedure
09 Jun 2018
7pmThe Space The Procedure, hosted by Fionnuala Kennedy, brings clinicians from the nation’s leading agencies to you. This talk show delves into the lives of...
The Wolf Down Weekender
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The Wolf Down Weekender
26 May 2018 - 27 May 2018
The Wolf Down Weekender at Nottingham Contemporary, will be hosting a family friendly street food party.Look out for street food from Goody Gujarati, Patty Freaks, Disco...
AfroDisiac Domestic Party
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AfroDisiac Domestic Party
26 May 2018
On the ocassion of the opening of the new project space at Nottingham Contemproary, and following the envent Shadow Writing (Lace / Variations). Conversations on...
Project Space Restructured
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Project Space Restructured
25 May 2018
5.30-7pmProject Space 
Bruce Asbestos A/W Collection 2018
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Bruce Asbestos A/W Collection 2018
19 May 2018
7-9pmThe Space  The event launches Bruce Asbestos' very first clothing collection. Based on Hansel & Gretel, a traditional folk story made popular by...
Aftermath: From Ear To Ear To Eye
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Aftermath: From Ear To Ear To Eye
11 May 2018 - 13 May 2018
Aftermath is an annual project created by students in the MFA course at Nottingham Trent University in response to our winter exhibition.
A Sensory Gathering with Linder and Guests
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A Sensory Gathering with Linder and Guests
24 Mar 2018
A morning encounter with Linder and guests where artist and perfume expert Paul Schütze, artist Naima Karlsson (Moki Cherry’s granddaughter), Chatsworth House Head of...
Exhibition Launch: Linder - The House of Fame
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Exhibition Launch: Linder - The House of Fame
23 Mar 2018
Join us to celebrate the launch of an ambitious new exhibition by Linder, The House of Fame. Be the first to see the show, experience live music, and party the night away...
When They Call You a Terrorist
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When They Call You a Terrorist
15 Mar 2018
We are delighted to welcome Patrisse Khan-Cullors to Nottingham to discuss her illuminating memoir, When They Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Memoir. Join...
Light Night at Nottingham Contemporary
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Light Night at Nottingham Contemporary
23 Feb 2018
Join us for a night of light, sound and music! We present the Illumaphonium’s interactive installation, and a newly commissioned light and sound artwork that responds...
On Translations Conference
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On Translations Conference
17 Feb 2018
10am-5pmFree, The Space Nottingham Contemporary launches the ‘On Translations’ research strand with an international conference and online publishing platform,...
The Contemporary Journal Launch
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The Contemporary Journal Launch
17 Feb 2018
5-6pmThe Space  www.thecontemporaryjournal.org  Nottingham Contemporary launches the ‘On Trans
Exhibition Launch: Ye Funa - From Hand to Hand
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Exhibition Launch: Ye Funa - From Hand to Hand
16 Feb 2018
This Chinese New Year, Nottingham Contemporary will be presenting an unusual and exciting exhibition inspired by pop culture, digital socialising, ping pong and nail...
Listening Session with Joe Namy
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Listening Session with Joe Namy
03 Feb 2018
Join us for an extraordinary listening session on the history of music photography with From Ear to Ear to Eye exhibiting artist, Joe Namy.As part of his installation...
Make Nottingham Contemporary your classroom
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Make Nottingham Contemporary your classroom
18 Jan 2018 - 21 Jan 2018
                          
From Ear to Ear to Eye Exhibition Launch Night
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From Ear to Ear to Eye Exhibition Launch Night
15 Dec 2017
FreeFri 15 Dec6.30pm–11pmJoin us and celebrate the launch of our next exhibition, From Ear to Ear to Eye: Sounds and Stories from Across the Arab World.From Ear to Ear...
Where-Wax: Local Electronic Music Exhibition
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Where-Wax: Local Electronic Music Exhibition
09 Dec 2017
Join Where-Wax for an evening of electronic sound exploration combined with local artist, labels, and good vibes. Come and experience first hand a new wave of music...

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