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Rights of Nature
art - Exhibitions
Rights of Nature
24 January 2015 - 15 March 2015
Runaway global warming, environmental destruction and mass species extinction are all consequences of our fraught relationship with nature. Earth has been seen as an...
Glenn Ligon
art - Exhibitions
Glenn Ligon
03 April 2015 - 14 June 2015
One of the most significant American artists of his generation creates an autobiographical art history, bringing together artworks he references, and his own work. 
The Grand Tour
art - Exhibitions
The Grand Tour
04 July 2015 - 20 September 2015
Pablo Bronstein will curate sixty treasures from Chatsworth at Nottingham Contemporary, including works by Rembrandt and Franz Hals, shown alongside Bronstein's...
Family Weekends: January
events - Family Events
Family Weekends: January
24 January 2015 - 31 January 2015
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you discover our exhibitions this January.   Make art inspired by our planet...
Spot Talks
events - Gallery Tours
Spot Talks
24 January 2015 - 14 March 2015
Free, drop in Short 20-30 minute talks on individual galleries conducted by our Gallery Assistants. Tuesdays 3.30pm Wednesdays 5.30pm Thursdays...
J. J. Seinen | The Archive of John Collier Jr. in 1940s Colombia
art - Small Collections Room
J. J. Seinen | The Archive of John Collier Jr. in 1940s Colombia
24 January 2015 - 08 March 2015
J. J. Seinen: Previously unknown drawings by Dutch outsider artist, banker and book collector José Johann Seinen (1934-2012). Discovered in Bogotá, Colombia.The Archive...
Rights of Nature Wednesday Walkthroughs
events - Gallery Tours
Rights of Nature Wednesday Walkthroughs
28 January 2015 - 25 February 2015
The walkthroughs focus on selected artworks and ideas in the exhibition, with plenty of time for discussion.Evenings, 6pm - 6.45pm Opening Tour
Learning Previews
events - Special Events
Learning Previews
29 January 2015 - 08 July 2015
4.30-6.30 pmFreeWith each new exhibition we have a Learning Preview especially for teachers and tutors. One of our Associate Artists will show you around and suggest ways...
Bowman & Hull
events - Live
Bowman & Hull
31 January 2015
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm Free 
COLLABOR-8
events - Young Events
COLLABOR-8
31 January 2015
Join us for our free monthly art and music social for 15-25 year olds on the last Saturday of January.Drop in between 6.30pm - 9.30pm and join a workshop with our young...
Family Weekends: February
events - Family Events
Family Weekends: February
01 February 2015 - 28 February 2015
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you discover our exhibitions this February.   Make art inspired by our...
Catastrophe / Opportunity
events - Talks
Catastrophe / Opportunity
03 February 2015
6.30pm - 8.30pm Free, Cafe. Bar Can climate change be seen to create opportunities?  And if so, for whom?  A gathering of those with a stake in the...
Frack Free Notts
events - Film
Frack Free Notts
04 February 2015
6.30pm - 8pm Free, The Space This film examines the potential impacts of fracking and coal bed methane extraction in Somerset and beyond. It includes the...
Three Ecologies
events - Talks
Three Ecologies
05 February 2015 - 05 March 2015
Thursdays 6.30pm - 8.30pmFree, The Studio Thursday 5 FebruaryLed by Eva Giraud (Keele University)This session will explore issues and tensions surrounding...
Light Night
events - Family Events
Light Night
06 February 2015
Fri 6 Feb 5pm – 9pm Drop into The Space with family and friends and do something different this Light Night. Help to create a heavenly host of shimmering...
February Guest Artist Workshops
events - Young Events
February Guest Artist Workshops
06 February 2015 - 28 February 2015
Come to our free creative workshops in February for 15 – 25 year olds, led by exciting guest artist Bruce Asbestos.
Mas Y Mas
events - Live
Mas Y Mas
07 February 2015
Doors 8pm, live music from 9pm Free  Mas Y Mas play their own irresistible mix of Latino, flamenco and Afro-Cuban influenced music woven together by driving dance...
Swing Gitan
events - Live
Swing Gitan
08 February 2015
Live from 1pm Free Swing Gitan are an East Midlands based quintet who perform the Gypsy jazz style of music, once popularised by Django Reinhardt in the 1930's. The group...
Rachel Jacobs
events - Gallery Tours
Rachel Jacobs
11 February 2015
12pm - 12.45pm.The Galleries. Rachel Jacobs leads a tour through the exhibition reflecting on eco-activism, landscape, colonialism, non-human rights,...
Art Not Oil
events - Talks
Art Not Oil
11 February 2015
6.30pm - 8.30pmFree, The Space
Tokyo Green
events - Live
Tokyo Green
14 February 2015
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm Free Influenced by acts including The Allman Brothers Band, Steely Dan, Radiohead and Prefab Sprout, Tokyo Green are a powerful...
February Half Term Activities
events - Family Events
February Half Term Activities
17 February 2015 - 20 February 2015
Tue 17 Feb – Fri 20 Feb (Closed Mon) 11am – 3pm, Our events are free and all ages are welcome, just drop in Join us over the February half term...
Isabelle Stengers
events - Talks
Isabelle Stengers
17 February 2015
6.30pm - 8.30pmFree, The SpaceHuman-centred perspectives on the planet have annexed other ways of knowing, knowing that is situated between species, between natural and...
Family Film: Dr Seuss' The Lorax (U)
events - Family Events
Family Film: Dr Seuss' The Lorax (U)
21 February 2015
The Lorax (PG) 86 minsEnjoy a screening Dr. Seuss' The Lorax, a film which brings the plight of the environment to life for children through captivating characters.Sat 21...
Revenge of Calculon
events - Live
Revenge of Calculon
21 February 2015
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm Free After an action packed 2014, full of festivals, a debut single release and busking silent disco sets on the streets of...
Neil Sinclair
events - Gallery Tours
Neil Sinclair
25 February 2015
12pm - 12.45pm. The Galleries.Neil Sinclair, Department of Philosophy, The University of Nottingham leads a tour of the show drawing on his research and interest in...
Manière des Bohémiens
events - Live
Manière des Bohémiens
28 February 2015
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm Free Manière des Bohémiens play energetic and improvised Django Reinhardt, Stephane Grappelli influenced Gypsy Jazz and Eastern...
Family Weekends: March
events - Family Events
Family Weekends: March
01 March 2015 - 15 March 2015
Every Saturday and Sunday during the exhibition. 11am - 3pm.Free, no need to book.Create recycled sculptures, fossilised objects and make your own mini garden to...
The Anthropocene
events - Talks
The Anthropocene
03 March 2015
6.30pm - 8.30pmFree, The Space
GIAP tour
events - Gallery Tours
GIAP tour
11 March 2015
6pm - 6.45pmFree, The GalleriesGIAP: Grupo de Investigación en Arte y Política hold a closing talk in the galleries discussing their own work on the...

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