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Simon Starling
art - Exhibitions
Simon Starling
19 Mar 2016 - 26 Jun 2016
Nottingham Contemporary presents the largest ever exhibition in the UK of the works of Simon Starling – the Turner Prize winner who studied at Nottingham Trent...
Michael Beutler
art - Exhibitions
Michael Beutler
16 Jul 2016 - 25 Sep 2016
Working with a team of local collaborators, Beutler will turn two of our galleries into a workshop. Channelling the spirit of DIY invention, and the disappearing...
Yelena Popova
art - Exhibitions
Yelena Popova
16 Jul 2016 - 25 Sep 2016
Based at Primary Studios in Nottingham, Popova explores painting "outside the frame". At Nottingham Contemporary, her first solo show in a UK public gallery, she has...
Marguerite Humeau
art - Exhibitions
Marguerite Humeau
15 Oct 2016 - 08 Jan 2017
A solo exhibition exploring travels through different worlds and times.The London-based French artist Marguerite Humeau has described herself as an “Indiana Jones in...
Otobong Nkanga
art - Exhibitions
Otobong Nkanga
15 Oct 2016 - 08 Jan 2017
A solo exhibition exploring travels through different worlds and times.The Antwerp-based Nigerian artist Otobong Nkanga examines land and the value of natural resources...
Family Weekends May - June
events - Family Events
Family Weekends May - June
07 May 2016 - 26 Jun 2016
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you explore our exhibitions together. 30 April – 2 May: May Day ArtJoin us over...
Craft.Design. Contemporary Call for Designers and Makers
events - Special Events
Craft.Design. Contemporary Call for Designers and Makers
27 Jun 2016
Craft.Design.Contemporary will return this December!Our leading contemporary craft fair showcases some of the best ceramics, jewellery, prints and textiles in the UK. And...
Collabor-8 Focus: Pride
events - Young Events
Collabor-8 Focus: Pride
01 Jul 2016
Join us for our third Collabor-8 Focus, a film night like no other! See LGBT-related comedy drama Pride (2014), winner of the 2014 Queer Palm at the prestigious...
Fat Digester's 20th Anniversary Spectacular
events - Live
Fat Digester's 20th Anniversary Spectacular
02 Jul 2016
Fat Digester (The Fats) are a music based collective that at times include dancers, rappers and visual artists. They fuse fun and social comment in a blend of jazz, funk,...
Mas Y Mas
events - Live
Mas Y Mas
09 Jul 2016
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,...
Michael Beutler & Yelena Popova Exhibition Opening
events - Special Events
Michael Beutler & Yelena Popova Exhibition Opening
15 Jul 2016
Join us for the opening of two new solo exhibitions by Michael Beutler and Yelena Popova.
Spot Talks
events - Gallery Tours
Spot Talks
16 Jul 2016 - 24 Sep 2016
Free, drop in Short 20-30 minute talks based on our current exhibition conducted by our Gallery Assistants.Tuesdays 3.30pm Wednesdays 11am Thursdays...
Wednesday Walkthroughs
events - Gallery Tours
Wednesday Walkthroughs
16 Jul 2016 - 25 Sep 2016
Join us for different perspective on our exhibitions. Meet at Reception. Free. Just drop in, no booking required. All our summer walkthroughs will be on Wednesdays...
Hhymn - In The Small Hours
events - Live
Hhymn - In The Small Hours
16 Jul 2016
Pinning Hhymn’s unique yet oblique music down is as downright difficult as catching a goldfish in a swimming pool with your bare hands. Their mellifluous melodies,...
Reading Capital in Nottingham
events - Courses
Reading Capital in Nottingham
20 Jul 2016 - 28 Sep 2016
A ten-week course on Karl Marx’s Capital Volume 1. Reading and writing with Professor John Hutnyk.We will read Capital Volume 1 this summer and explore the concepts of...
Europa, Mon Amour
events - Film
Europa, Mon Amour
20 Jul 2016 - 24 Aug 2016
Join us this season for Europa, Mon Amour: classic love films set in the summer heat of Europe.Take a journey with some of cinema's greatest visionaries from Rome, Paris,...
Breathless (1960)
events - Film
Breathless (1960)
20 Jul 2016
Directed by Jean Luc Goddard.We start our season with this genre-defining classic. Staring Jean-Paul Belmondo and Jean Seberg, this was one of the most influential films...
Play Factory
events - Family Events
Play Factory
26 Jul 2016 - 31 Aug 2016
Join the Play Factory this summer!Build, create, explore and play with us.Tue - Sun, 11am-3pm. Closed Mondays except Bank Holidays.FreeNo need to book. Just join us!Share...
Selected 6
events - Film
Selected 6
26 Jul 2016
Join us to see some of the most dynamic new works in artist film and video. Drawn on nominations by the artists shortlisted for the 2015 Jarman Award,...
Roman Holiday (1953)
events - Film
Roman Holiday (1953)
27 Jul 2016
Directed by Willian Wyler.A bored and sheltered princess, played by icon Audrey Hepburn, escapes her guardians and falls in love with an American newsman (Gregory Peck)...
Collabor-8 Frequency
events - Young Events
Collabor-8 Frequency
29 Jul 2016
Hang out in Nottingham Contemporary's basement for an evening of free live music and visuals.Stay tuned - acts will be announced very soon!8pm – lateFree
Si Tew
events - Live
Si Tew
30 Jul 2016
Si Tew, a man of many music talents, knows no bounds. He is always stretching his ability to boggle the minds of his many fans. Si will take to the stage with his full...
Body / Buildings
events - Courses
Body / Buildings
02 Aug 2016 - 30 Aug 2016
Body / Buildings is a five-week dance course led by dancer and choreographer Antonio Abatangelo in collaboration with artist and curator Ericka Flórez.Through a series...
To Catch a Thief (1955)
events - Film
To Catch a Thief (1955)
03 Aug 2016
Directed by Alfred Hitchcock.A polished and sleek caper film with Cary Grant as an ex-jewel thief and Grace Kelly as a bored, sassy socialite. The witty dialogue between...
The City Questions Summer School
events - Courses
The City Questions Summer School
04 Aug 2016 - 23 Sep 2016
Who participates in shaping our city and how are these processes generated? A series of workshops facilitated by designer Bahbak Hashemi-Nezhad.Some sessions will take...
Before Sunrise (1995)
events - Film
Before Sunrise (1995)
10 Aug 2016
Directed by Richard Linklater.The first in Richard Linkleter's now cult Before Trilogy. We meet strangers Jessie (Ethan Hawke) and Celine (Julie Delpy) on a train, where...
Bonjour Tristesse (1958)
events - Film
Bonjour Tristesse (1958)
17 Aug 2016
Directed by Otto Preminger.Based on the book that caused a stir in French society upon its release in 1954, we follow seventeen-year-old Cécile (Jean Seberg) as she...
Before Sunset (2004)
events - Film
Before Sunset (2004)
24 Aug 2016
Directed by Richard Linklater.Some nine years after Before Sunrise, Jessie and Céline reunite in Paris.This one was co-written by lead actors Delpy and Hawke, and is...
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 collaboration...
Scores and Sources
events - Live
Scores and Sources
20 Sep 2016
Rebecca Lee and Frank Abbott bring together a group of artists and musicians to introduce and demonstrate live performance works that explore notions of uncertainty,...

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