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Reading Genet
events - Talks
Reading Genet
21 Sep 2011
Wednesdays 27 July, 17 August and 21 September 5.30pm – 7.30pm Free The Study Led by writer Wayne Burrows, Reading Genet will provide an opportunity for in-depth...
Behind the scenes
events - Special Events
Behind the scenes
21 Sep 2011
Wednesdays 21 and 28 September 5, 12, 19 and 26 October 2, 9, 16 and 23 November 5.30pm to 8pm Are you new to contemporary art? Ever wondered what...
Waltz with Bashir (2008)
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Waltz with Bashir (2008)
22 Sep 2011
7.00 - 8.30pm The Space Free In this extraordinary animated film an Israeli film director interviews fellow veterans of the 1982 invasion of Lebanon to reconstruct...
MuHa - 9/11 Commemoration Event
events - Live
MuHa - 9/11 Commemoration Event
23 Sep 2011
To commemorate the 10th anniversary of 9/11 in Nottingham MuHa appears in the Cafe.Bar with invited artists in a “September 11 Concert” raising money for the charity...
The Balkan Express
events - Live
The Balkan Express
24 Sep 2011
Free, from 8pm With a line-up of violin, double bass, accordion, guitar and drums, The Balkan Express steam through some of the most exciting music of Bosnia &...
Writing as Curating
events - Talks
Writing as Curating
28 Sep 2011
Wednesdays 3 August, 31 August and 28 September 5.30pm – 7.30pm Writing as Curating is a series of creative writing workshops, introduced through Genet’s texts,...
The Late Genet: Symposium 2
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The Late Genet: Symposium 2
29 Sep 2011
Due to the current political situation with Palestine and the UN, and the forthcoming visit of President Abbas of Palestine to the European Parliament, Leila Shahid will...
Genet in Chatila (2000), 95 mins
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Genet in Chatila (2000), 95 mins
29 Sep 2011
7pm The Space Free A documentary about Genet's involvement with the Palestinians in exile in Beirut and Jordan.
Hadrien Laroche, The Last Genet (1968-1986)
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Hadrien Laroche, The Last Genet (1968-1986)
29 Sep 2011
6pm The Space Free During the last eighteen years of his life (1968-1986) Genet was preoccupied with the struggles of the disenfranchised and displaced, among them,...
The Late Genet: Symposium 3
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The Late Genet: Symposium 3
30 Sep 2011
11am - 4pm The Space Free In 1970 Genet entered the US illegally to campaign alongside the Black Panthers for the release of their chairman Bobby Seale – he would...
Nottingham Creative Culture Collaboration
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Nottingham Creative Culture Collaboration
30 Sep 2011
Cafe.Bar.Contemporary from 8pm. Free entry
Emory Douglas Young People's Workshop
events - Special Events
Emory Douglas Young People's Workshop
01 Oct 2011
4pm - 8pm, free Emory Douglas is the former Minister of Culture for the Black Panther Party and absolutely integral to its development from very early days. He...
Changing Cities
events - Family Events
Changing Cities
01 Oct 2011 - 02 Oct 2011
Free. 11am - 3pm. The Space. In our final extravaganza of the season you can build your own city in our giant space! Make buildings, roads and street signs and make...
Black Panthers (1968) & Black Liberation (1967)
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Black Panthers (1968) & Black Liberation (1967)
03 Oct 2011
6 - 8pm Broadway Free 27 mins Kodwo Eshun introduces the film season with a lecture on the Panthers and Cinema. Eshun, of The Otolith Group, is lecturer in Visual...
American Revolution 2
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American Revolution 2
04 Oct 2011
Free 6pm The Space A vivid document of the Panthers and the Young Patriots (a white working class movement inspired by the Panthers) at the 1968 uprising outside the...
Eldridge Cleaver, Black Panther
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Eldridge Cleaver, Black Panther
05 Oct 2011
Free New Art Exchange 6pm
Seize the Time
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Seize the Time
06 Oct 2011
Free The Space 6pm An experimental and soulful “docu-fiction” set in Los Angeles telling a young man’s story – from experiencing everyday racism to joining...
One P.M. (One Pennebaker Movie)
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One P.M. (One Pennebaker Movie)
07 Oct 2011
Free The Space 6pm One of three Panther related films Godard co-authored in his Maoist period. Pennebaker (who made Don’t Look Back, Monterey Pop, Ziggy Stardust...
Raise the Roof Festival
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Raise the Roof Festival
08 Oct 2011 - 09 Oct 2011
The contemporary music weekend as part of The Raise the Roof! Festival explores the connections between live contemporary and electronic music and showcases some of the...
In Production
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In Production
12 Oct 2011
7pm, Free. A platform for Nottingham and Midlands based artists. Jeffery Baker and Katy Woods will both screen new work that is in development. Artist and co-founder...
Arts in Health
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Arts in Health
14 Oct 2011
11am - 3pm. Free. The Space As part of Nottingham's Mental Health Awareness Weeks Nottingham Contemporary is delighted to host a celebration organised by Arts in...
Audiophile Sessions
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Audiophile Sessions
14 Oct 2011
5pm - 11pm. Free. Nottingham's Audiophile, aka the guys behind www.wearedisconnected.co.uk and Disconnected Sounds, are getting together with local music heads for an...
War Brought all the Art Out of Me
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War Brought all the Art Out of Me
19 Oct 2011
7pm The Space Free Dr. Celeste-Marie Bernier will discuss the paintings, prints, photographs and drawings produced by Black U.S. artists who served as combat...
Klaus Weber Private View
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Klaus Weber Private View
21 Oct 2011
Private View 6pm - 9pm, followed by our launch party until 11pm. Free. Be amongst the first to see our new exhibitions by Klaus Weber. The galleries will be open from...
Invent!
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Invent!
22 Oct 2011 - 23 Oct 2011
Free. The Space & the Galleries 11am - 3pm Giant windscreen wipers? Tornados made form vacuum cleaners? Conjoined cactus? Yes, these are some of the artworks you can...
October Half Term
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October Half Term
22 Oct 2011 - 30 Oct 2011
This Half Term prepare to be amazed at Nottingham Contemporary! Our brand new exhibition, Klaus Weber opens on 22 October and it will be overflowing with weird and...
Klaus Weber
art - Exhibitions
Klaus Weber
22 Oct 2011 - 08 Jan 2012
Klaus Weber’s art works create ruptures with what we would call reality. In so doing they call our deepest belief systems into question. They provide an ironic...
Klaus Weber
art - Exhibitions
Klaus Weber
22 Oct 2011 - 08 Jan 2012
200 objects spanning 1,000,000 years, including art works by Enrico Baj, Louise Bourgeois, André Breton, Gilbert & George, Nan Goldin, William Hogarth, Eduardo...
The Small Collections Room
art - Small Collections Room
The Small Collections Room
22 Oct 2011 - 05 Feb 2012
Ruth Claxton Postcards Ruth Claxton takes souvenir postcards of figurative paintings from art history and intricately reworks them by cutting into the surface and...
Klaus Weber in Conversation with  Ian White
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Klaus Weber in Conversation with Ian White
23 Oct 2011
5pm – 6.30pm, free An opportunity to hear Klaus Weber in conversation about his exhibition, art practice and interests in general with Ian White, artist and Adjunct...

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