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The Grand Tour
art - Exhibitions
The Grand Tour
04 Jul 2015 - 20 Sep 2015
 For Season 1 of The Grand Tour at Nottingham Contemporary Pablo Bronstein has chosen 62 works of fine and decorative art to bring to our galleries –...
Alien Encounters
art - Exhibitions
Alien Encounters
10 Oct 2015 - 31 Dec 2015
This autumn we present four interrelated solo exhibitions, all with a connection to performance, theatre and film: Pauline Boudry and Renate Lorenz from Switzerland and...
Spot Talks
events - Gallery Tours
Spot Talks
06 Jul 2015 - 18 Sep 2015
Free, drop in Short 20-30 minute talks on individual galleries conducted by our Gallery Assistants. Tuesdays 3.30pm Wednesdays 5.30pm Thursdays...
The Grand Tour: Walkthroughs
events - Gallery Tours
The Grand Tour: Walkthroughs
08 Jul 2015 - 16 Sep 2015
The walkthroughs focus on selected artworks and ideas in the exhibition with plenty of time for discussion.  No need to book. Meet at Reception!...
Let's Talk About Art
events - Special Events
Let's Talk About Art
28 Jul 2015 - 22 Dec 2015
Join us once a month at Nottingham Contemporary to practise your English speaking and listening skills, meet new people and gain confidence. We will explore the current...
The Sleight of Hand Bureau for Emancipated Touch
art - Small Collections Room
The Sleight of Hand Bureau for Emancipated Touch
15 Aug 2015 - 20 Sep 2015
Traci Kelly is an interdisciplinary artist with a research led practice, working with performance, text, installation and video. Her works are visceral and poetic and she...
Dr Patrizia Riganti
events - Gallery Tours
Dr Patrizia Riganti
02 Sep 2015
Dr Patrizia Riganti holds a permanent position as a Lecturer in Architecture at the School of the Built Environment, University of Nottingham. Dr Riganti’s...
To Defend the Revolution Is to Defend Culture
events - Talks
To Defend the Revolution Is to Defend Culture
02 Sep 2015
6:30pm Free, Cafe Bar A book launch and discussion with author Rebecca Gordon Nesbitt and professor Antoni Kapcia. To Defend the Revolution Is to...
Molly & Jack
events - Live
Molly & Jack
04 Sep 2015
Molly & Jack's debut EP 'Many a Moon' is set to grace the Earth on 4th September 2015, and the stars are truly the limits for them.
The Horror of Objects: Writing Workshop
events - Talks
The Horror of Objects: Writing Workshop
04 Sep 2015 - 05 Sep 2015
Free, The StudioEvan Calder Williams, author of the Desecration Harware blog and the book Combined and Uneven Apocalypse and Roman Letters, leads a two-day...
September Artist Workshops
events - Young Events
September Artist Workshops
04 Sep 2015 - 26 Sep 2015
Come to our free workshops for 15 – 25 year olds this month, led by artist Sophie Mahon.
Sour Purr, Cecil Chamberlain & Ed James
events - Live
Sour Purr, Cecil Chamberlain & Ed James
05 Sep 2015
Sour PurrThe brainchild of local lad Matt Robinson, Sour Purr are based in London and are kicking up a storm all over the big smoke. They've just released a great debut...
The Country and the City
events - Live
The Country and the City
08 Sep 2015
Nottingham Clarion Choir present the other side of the Grand Tour with words and songs of the people’s resistance and rebellion in the 19th century,  referencing...
End of Summer School
events - Talks
End of Summer School
14 Sep 2015 - 16 Sep 2015
This three day school will look at the theories and struggles at the juncture of mental health, social justice and the ‘natural’ world.  Informed by Felix...
Bad Atmospheres and Toxic Positivity
events - Talks
Bad Atmospheres and Toxic Positivity
14 Sep 2015
  The summer school will begin its exploration of ecologies with a discussion of work that challenges the current focus in mental health on the individual’s...
Stresses: Living with Toxicity
events - Talks
Stresses: Living with Toxicity
15 Sep 2015
In this workshop we explore how toxicity permeates the mental, social and ecological dynamics of life. We consider toxicity both as poison and as symbiotic with life. We...
Richard Wrigley
events - Gallery Tours
Richard Wrigley
16 Sep 2015
Richard Wrigley is Professor of Art History at the University of Nottingham.
Day Release: Burrowing at the Edges/ Organising Otherwise
events - Talks
Day Release: Burrowing at the Edges/ Organising Otherwise
16 Sep 2015
This study day looks at how we survive social institutions, introducing the concepts of Day Release (temporary exit) and burrowing (survival strategies from within),...
Afterparty: Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015
events - Special Events
Afterparty: Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015
17 Sep 2015
 Join us for the afterparty for the launch of Bloomberg New Contemporaries in Nottingham, 9pm - 1am, The Space. Please RSVP >> Preview the exhibition...
Etienne Jaumet
events - Live
Etienne Jaumet
23 Sep 2015
 Inspired by European electronic music and the avant-garde and minimalist canon, Jaumet has had an eclectic career of collaborations and music production. Jaumet’s...
Mas Y Mas
events - Live
Mas Y Mas
26 Sep 2015
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 harmonies.Doors 8pm,...
COLLABOR-8 September
events - Young Events
COLLABOR-8 September
26 Sep 2015
This month we're teaming up with Manchester-based artist Sophie Mahon,.
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015 Event
events - Special Events
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015 Event
29 Sep 2015
6.30 - 8.30pm, The Space  An evening of performances with New Contemporaries alumni Hannah Regel and Lauren...
Anxiety Fanfare
events - Live
Anxiety Fanfare
30 Sep 2015
Jocelyn Pook Ensemble and the Nottingham People’s Choir perform The Anxiety Fanfare for Variations for Voices Commissioned by the Mental Health Foundation and...
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015 Event
events - Special Events
Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2015 Event
07 Oct 2015
6.30 - 8.30pm, The SpaceFree An evening of performances and readings with New Contemporaries alumni Beth Collar, Matt Copson, Patrick Coyle and Heather...
Learning Preview
events - Special Events
Learning Preview
15 Oct 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...
Thinking Worlds
events - Talks
Thinking Worlds
26 Oct 2015
Ray Bradbury once defined science fiction as "any idea that occurs in the head and doesn't exist yet, but soon will, and will change everything for everybody, and nothing...
Black Lives Matter
events - Talks
Black Lives Matter
28 Oct 2015
On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the UK Race Relations Act and the American Civil Rights Movement, during Black History Month, please join the Centre for...
Affinity
events - Young Events
Affinity
06 Nov 2015 - 07 Nov 2015
Art. Music. Film. Food. Workshops. Live Performances. And other Encounters.  This November Collabor-8 Collective take over the gallery with Affinity – a...

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