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Sunset Nebula, A Sudden Burst Of Colour and Autumn Diet Plans
events - Live
Sunset Nebula, A Sudden Burst Of Colour and Autumn Diet Plans
27 Aug 2016
Featuring an international lineup, this event matches three of the finest psychedelic, post-rock and grunge influenced bands for a night of fuzz, distortion and...
La Dolce Vita (1960)
events - Film
La Dolce Vita (1960)
31 Aug 2016
Jump into a fountain and shout Marcello!To close our summer season we bring you Fellini’s masterpiece, La Dolce Vita. A series of stories following a week in the life...
The City Questions Summer School-4
events - Talks
The City Questions Summer School-4
01 Sep 2016
The City Questions Summer School takes form as a series of workshops, facilitated by designer Bahbak Hashemi-Nezhad, that will explore questions like...
Collabor-8 Focus: The Matrix
events - Young Events
Collabor-8 Focus: The Matrix
02 Sep 2016
Collabor-8 Collective are excited to announce the next Collabor-8 Focus, a film night in the Galleries, after hours.Enjoy this action-packed sci-fi flick in a way like...
Lois
events - Live
Lois
03 Sep 2016
Lois are a four-piece rock and roll band from Nottingham. Influenced by some of the greatest British and US bands from the ‘60s and early ‘70s to the best of...
Walkthrough with Ana Souto
events - Talks
Walkthrough with Ana Souto
07 Sep 2016
This Walkthrough will be led by Ana Souto, who is Senior Lecturer at the School of Architecture Design and the Built Environment, Nottingham Trent University. Souto plays...
Cinema Night: Co-produced Films of Ian Nesbitt
events - Film
Cinema Night: Co-produced Films of Ian Nesbitt
08 Sep 2016
Screening of "Settlers In England" and "Walk With A Cart Through Upperthorpe" followed by a Q&A with Ian Nesbitt and some of his co-workers. In...
MuHa
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MuHa
10 Sep 2016
Since 2006 MUHA has become an internationally celebrated contemporary Eastern European folk band.  
The City Questions Summer School-5
events - Talks
The City Questions Summer School-5
15 Sep 2016
The City Questions Summer School takes form as a series of workshops, facilitated by designer Bahbak Hashemi-Nezhad, that will explore questions like...
UJahm
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UJahm
17 Sep 2016
UJahm are a Nottingham based reggae band. Expect roots, with flavours of ska, dub and dancehall. "The music is reminiscent of old school reggae but the band have their...
Swarm Sculptures
events - Special Events
Swarm Sculptures
17 Sep 2016 - 18 Sep 2016
Swarm Sculptures is a durational movement installation conceived by dance artist Lucy Suggate. Influenced by swarm intelligence as a choreographic process and the body as...
Scores and Sources
events - Live
Scores and Sources
20 Sep 2016
Rebecca Lee and Frank Abbott have brought together artists and musicians to introduce and demonstrate live performance works that explore notions of...
End of the Summer School
events - Talks
End of the Summer School
22 Sep 2016
Climate change, imminent financial collapse, a rising tide of racism and political tensions: in an increasingly interdependent, unevenly globalised and intensely divided...
End of the Summer School
events - Talks
End of the Summer School
23 Sep 2016
Climate change, imminent financial collapse, a rising tide of racism and political tensions: in an increasingly interdependent, unevenly globalised and intensely divided...
The Uke Box
events - Live
The Uke Box
24 Sep 2016
Ukulele-driven pop classics and quirky mash-ups a go-go, the Uke Box are a lighthearted and fun band to get you dancing on a Saturday night! Beth and Tricky met in 1991...
Black History Month 2016 with Cultural Vibrations
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Black History Month 2016 with Cultural Vibrations
01 Oct 2016
Cultural Vibrations Presents the Black History Month Live Music Special at Nottingham Contemporary Cafe-Bar.A stellar showcase featuring 4 wonderful Nottingham based...
Stars Of The Lid
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Stars Of The Lid
04 Oct 2016
Since forming in 1993, Stars of the Lid have scratched out quite a niche for themselves as one of the most influential drone/ambient music projects on Earth.This autumn,...
Collabor-8 Focus: The Intouchables
events - Film
Collabor-8 Focus: The Intouchables
07 Oct 2016
Our young people's steering group are teaming up with Communities Inc. for another movie night for you all and this time we're going to be having an outdoor screening!In...
Zoo
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Zoo
08 Oct 2016
ZOO return after a three year absence with an updated line up and a trio of EPs to launch. Following the acclaimed 'Millions' album, new drummer Jonathan Curtis has...
October Dialogues 2016: Transatlantic Slavery
events - Talks
October Dialogues 2016: Transatlantic Slavery
12 Oct 2016 - 13 Oct 2016
This conference will examine the ways in which slavery has figured in public history in Britain. It will consider how academic history has shaped public perceptions of...
Marguerite Humeau & Otobong Nkanga Exhibition Opening
events - Special Events
Marguerite Humeau & Otobong Nkanga Exhibition Opening
14 Oct 2016
Join us at the opening of our new Marguerite Humeau and Otobong Nkanga exhibitions.Marguerite HumeauFOXP2Marguerite Humeau has described herself as an “Indiana Jones in...
Taste of a Stone
events - Special Events
Taste of a Stone
14 Oct 2016 - 15 Jan 2017
What is the Taste of a Stone?Otobong Nkanga has developed her installation, Taste of a Stone as a space for encounters. Her installation consisting of woven tapestry, ten...
Black Power at 50
events - Film
Black Power at 50
15 Oct 2016
A Film Festival on the Anniversary of Black Power.
University Of Nottingham Black History Month
events - Live
University Of Nottingham Black History Month
15 Oct 2016
The University of Nottingham BME Network and Nottingham Contemporary present a celebration of culture.With live music and performances from Natalie Duncan, Yazmin Lacey...
Autumn Walkthroughs
events - Talks
Autumn Walkthroughs
15 Oct 2016 - 08 Jan 2017
Join us for different perspective on our exhibitions. Our Wednesday Walkthroughs are 45min talks, every other Wednesday at 2pm or 6pm. 19 Oct, 2pmAngelica Sule...
Marguerite Humeau
art - Exhibitions
Marguerite Humeau
15 Oct 2016 - 15 Jan 2017
Marguerite Humeau has described herself as an “Indiana Jones in Google times.” The London-based French artist's work embarks on epic quests in time and space. FOXP2...
Otobong Nkanga
art - Exhibitions
Otobong Nkanga
15 Oct 2016 - 15 Jan 2017
Huge tapestries, performances, drawings and installations trace all kinds of different botanical and geological histories in Otobong Nkanga’s work. This is the...
Artist Talk: Marguerite Humeau
events - Talks
Artist Talk: Marguerite Humeau
18 Oct 2016
Marguerite Humeau, artist of the exhibition FOXP2, in conversation with Sam Thorne, director of Nottingham Contemporary.
Spot Talks
events - Talks
Spot Talks
18 Oct 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
Short 20-30 minute talks based on the current exhibitions conducted by our knowledgeable and friendly Gallery Assistants.Tuesdays 3.30pmWednesdays 11amThursdays...
Being John Malkovich (2000) - Voyeurtopia
events - Film
Being John Malkovich (2000) - Voyeurtopia
19 Oct 2016
We start the season with a view from inside the mind in this noughties cult classic. A puppeteer discovers a portal into the mind of actor John Malkovich, and starts...

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