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The Place Is Here
art - Exhibitions
The Place Is Here
04 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
The starting-point for this exhibition is a pivotal decade for British culture and politics: the 1980s. Spanning painting, sculpture, photography, film and archives, The...
Lara Favaretto
art - Exhibitions
Lara Favaretto
20 May 2017 - 28 Aug 2017
This summer, Nottingham Contemporary presents a major solo exhibition by Lara Favaretto.
Wu Tsang
art - Exhibitions
Wu Tsang
20 May 2017 - 28 Aug 2017
This summer, Nottingham Contemporary presents a major solo exhibitions by Wu Tsang.Athens-based artist Wu Tsang’s installations, performances, sculptures and videos...
The Time is Now? June Givanni
events - Film
The Time is Now? June Givanni
04 Feb 2017 - 25 Mar 2017
What is it about the film, arts, cultural practices and products and social debates of the decades of the 80s/90s that make them resonate so closely with contemporary...
Spot Talks
events - Gallery Tours
Spot Talks
04 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
Short 20-30 minute talks based on the current exhibitions conducted by our Gallery Assistants.Tuesdays 3.30pm Wednesdays 11am Thursdays 1pm Fridays...
Wednesday Walkthroughs
events - Talks
Wednesday Walkthroughs
08 Feb 2017 - 19 Apr 2017
Join us for a different perspective on our exhibition as artists, researchers and academics give short talks in their field of expertise relating to the concepts of The...
The Screen at Contemporary: Hypnotica
events - Film
The Screen at Contemporary: Hypnotica
15 Feb 2017 - 26 Apr 2017
Join us at The Screen at Contemporary this winter as we bring you Hypnotica.Delusion, dreams and the subconscious explored in 8 classic films. What happens when our world...
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon
21 Feb 2017 - 25 Apr 2017
Frantz Fanon (1925-1961) was a psychiatrist, an ethno-psychiatrist and a revolutionary political thinker, one of the few supporting the decolonisation struggles occurring...
The Anti Gallery
events - Talks
The Anti Gallery
02 Mar 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
This course is now fully booked.Please register your interest so that you can be put onto the waiting list by emailing Cindy at cindy@nottinghamcontemporary.org or...
Family Weekends in March
events - Family Events
Family Weekends in March
04 Mar 2017 - 26 Mar 2017
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you explore our exhibitions together.Our events are free and all ages are...
What's on this weekend
events - Family Events
What's on this weekend
25 Mar 2017 - 26 Feb 2017
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you explore our exhibitions together. Our events are free and all ages are...
The Time is Now? 3
events - Film
The Time is Now? 3
25 Mar 2017
The Time is Now? is a series of screenings of Black and Asian films from 1980s-today curated by June Givanni. Read more >>During this event we will screen two films...
Cultural Vibrations Present... Phenomenal Women
events - Live
Cultural Vibrations Present... Phenomenal Women
25 Mar 2017
Join Cultural Vibrations in the Nottingham Contemporary Cafe.Bar to celebrate the end of International Women's Month with a musical showcase of Phenomenal...
Don’t Look Now (1973) - Hypnotica
events - Film
Don’t Look Now (1973) - Hypnotica
29 Mar 2017
A married couple are in Venice following the death of their young daughter. Reality, religion, the supernatural and grief are masterfully intertwined here in an engaging...
Reservoir 13 Launch Party
events - Live
Reservoir 13 Launch Party
31 Mar 2017
Jon McGregor launches his first novel in seven years here at Nottingham Contemporary.Reservoir 13 is about a teenage girl who goes missing - and stays missing - in a...
Family Photo Booth
events - Family Events
Family Photo Booth
01 Apr 2017 - 17 Apr 2017
Sat 1 Apr - Mon 17 Apr, 11am-3pm.Drop-in.Free.Come and be part of a big family photoshoot to create fun, playful, black & white photo-booth style family...
Mas Y Mas
events - Live
Mas Y Mas
01 Apr 2017
Mas Y Mas play their own irresistible mix of Latino, flamenco and Afro-Cuban influenced music woven together by driving dance rhythms and rich vocal...
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-4
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-4
04 Apr 2017
This series of Study Sessions will focus on the work of Frantz Fanon, a psychiatrist and political thinker, with a special focus on his revolutionary psychiatric writings...
Vertigo (1958) - Hypnotica
events - Film
Vertigo (1958) - Hypnotica
05 Apr 2017
Private investigator James Stewart, follows a young woman acting strangely who then disappears. Was she real or imagined?Often voted the best film ever made, this is a...
Nathan Fake
events - Live
Nathan Fake
12 Apr 2017
Nathan Fake’s early interest in the electronic scene came from hearing acts like Aphex Twin and Orbital on the radio and reading about the equipment they used in music...
Phlexx Presents Twin Kidd, Vera Gull and Cherry Hex
events - Live
Phlexx Presents Twin Kidd, Vera Gull and Cherry Hex
15 Apr 2017
Phlexx Records presents their 4th Phlexx & Friends - a free entry night of live music, featuring three debut acts to the Phlexx roster.Twin KiddHaving debuted on the...
Rosemary’s Baby (1968) - Hypnotica
events - Film
Rosemary’s Baby (1968) - Hypnotica
19 Apr 2017
“This isn’t a dream this is really happening.”A pair of newlyweds move into a seemingly perfect apartment building until satanic rituals and occult goings on soon...
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-5
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Frantz Fanon-5
25 Apr 2017
This series of Study Sessions will focus on the work of Frantz Fanon, a psychiatrist and political thinker, with a special focus on his revolutionary psychiatric writings...
Shock Corridor (1963) - Hypnotica
events - Film
Shock Corridor (1963) - Hypnotica
26 Apr 2017
A reporter seeking the Pulitzer prize has himself committed to a mental institution to investigate a murder as he gets deeper into it insanity starts taking hold. With...
Artist Talk: Keith Piper
events - Talks
Artist Talk: Keith Piper
27 Apr 2017
Artist Keith Piper presents his work in the context of Nottingham's 1980's Black Arts Movement and his current exhibitions at New Art Exchange and Nottingham...
Luke Daniels - Revolve & Rotate
events - Live
Luke Daniels - Revolve & Rotate
29 Apr 2017
Described by Songlines as “a future classic” and by Acoustic Magazine as “an enchanting delight”, BBC award-winning singer and composer, and soloist on Lord of...
Inclusion Principle
events - Live
Inclusion Principle
06 May 2017
Inclusion Principle are: Martin Archer - electronic keyboards, laptop, saxophones, clarinets, recordersHervé Perez - laptop, saxophonesPeter Fairclough - drums and...

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