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John Newling
art - Exhibitions
John Newling
22 Jan 2011 - 27 Mar 2011
Follow John Newling's blog about the miracle trees here >> In March of 2010 John Newling was approached to develop a work in collaboration with Bronislaw Szerszynski...
This Event Will Change Your Life
events - Talks
This Event Will Change Your Life
25 Jan 2011
Writer Oliver Burkeman will speak about his new book Help! How To Become Slightly Happier and Get a Bit More Done, based on his weekly Guardian column. Speakers are Dr...
Two Boxers - a re-performance
events - Special Events
Two Boxers - a re-performance
27 Jan 2011
This is a very rare opportunity to experience a Goldstein performance originally presented in 1979, re-performed in New York in 2002 and now presented for the first time...
Writer In Residence
events - Special Events
Writer In Residence
27 Jan 2011 - 24 Mar 2011
Wayne Burrows will be our writer in residence from January until March 2011. Burrows will lead a series of workshops, organised as part of a Writing East Midlands's...
Family Room - January
events - Family Events
Family Room - January
29 Jan 2011 - 30 Jan 2011
Welcome to Nottingham Contemporary's new family room. This will provide a space to draw, read, relax and create something in response to the exhibition. Just open the...
Eyes of Laura Mars
events - Special Events
Eyes of Laura Mars
02 Feb 2011
Eyes of Laura Mars is a 1978 thriller film starring Faye Dunaway and Tommy Lee Jones, directed by Irvin Kershner.
In Focus Seminar Series: Henrietta Simson
events - Talks
In Focus Seminar Series: Henrietta Simson
03 Feb 2011
Artist Henrietta Simson appropriates and manipulates found images to question the supposed truth of the photographic image. She also merges early Renaissance images with...
Weekend Family Room - February
events - Family Events
Weekend Family Room - February
05 Feb 2011 - 27 Feb 2011
Welcome to Nottingham Contemporary's new family room. This will provide a space to draw, read, relax and create something in response to the exhibition. Just open the...
The Private Life of Public Images
events - Talks
The Private Life of Public Images
10 Feb 2011
A walk through of the Anne Collier exhibition with Polly Staple, Director of Chisenhale Gallery, London. In writing on Collier's work, Staple has observed how the artist...
In Focus Seminar Series: Patrizia diBello
events - Talks
In Focus Seminar Series: Patrizia diBello
10 Feb 2011
Dr diBello of Birkbeck University is the author of books on both feminist critique and photography. She is currently researching the relevance of the photograph to...
Stan Brakhage
art - Artist Cinema
Stan Brakhage
17 Feb 2011
Stan Brakhage is considered to be one of the most important figures in 20th century experimental film. Made in response to the Vietnam War 23rd Psalm, Branch contrasts...
Stan Brakhage
events - Special Events
Stan Brakhage
17 Feb 2011
Stan Brakhage is considered to be one of the most important figures in 20th century experimental film. Made in response to the Vietnam War 23rd Psalm, Branch contrasts...
In Focus Seminar Series: Cedar Lewisohn
events - Talks
In Focus Seminar Series: Cedar Lewisohn
17 Feb 2011
The artist and writer Cedar Lewisohn will consider street art and its role inside and outside conventional art institutions. This event will be followed by a Q&A with the...
Light Night
events - Special Events
Light Night
18 Feb 2011
For Light Night 2011 Nottingham Contemporary will present Jack Goldsteins’ work The Jump (1978) which was screened in Times Square, New York in 1984. The screening can...
Nottingham Classics Live
events - Live
Nottingham Classics Live
19 Feb 2011
Nottingham Contemporary is working in partnership with Nottingham Classics to present two performances by exciting young UK based pianists, at 1pm and 8pm.
Aistaguca
events - Live
Aistaguca
19 Feb 2011
Aistaguca - the uks only resident balkan gypsy wedding band - performing high energy, balkan inspired beats and melodies in the Uk for over five years. Aistaguca...
37 Years - Sound Work
events - Talks
37 Years - Sound Work
23 Feb 2011
In the mid-1970s Jack Goldstein made a series of vinyl records featuring sound effects used in the production of Hollywood movies. 37 Years is an experimental sound work...
An Evening with Morgan Fisher
events - Talks
An Evening with Morgan Fisher
24 Feb 2011
One of the most influential avant-garde film makers of his generation, Morgan Fisher began working in Los Angeles at around the same time as Jack Goldstein. Though very...
Dance4 presents
events - Live
Dance4 presents
26 Feb 2011 - 12 Mar 2011
Three events will take place at Nottingham Contemporary in The Space as part of Nottdace Festival 2011 Sat 26 February Europe in Motion: Mosaic Identities Part 1,...
Young People's Outreach Project
events - Young Events
Young People's Outreach Project
03 Mar 2011 - 12 Dec 2011
Between the lines is a year long text and spoken word digital project working specifically with vulnerable young people. The project started in March and ran untill...
Gaffa
events - Live
Gaffa
05 Mar 2011
While the NME ran the first of many national live reviews, citing Gaffa as “ the ‘Nottingham Band “. It took sounds to pronounce Gaffa “ - plain and simple -...
Human Library
events - Special Events
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
events - Talks
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
events - Talks
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
events - Special Events
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...

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