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States of America
art - Exhibitions
States of America
16 Sep 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
States of America will focus on a generation of photographers that experimented with innovative approaches to documentary photography.
Family Weekends
events - Family Events
Family Weekends
16 Sep 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you explore our exhibitions together.Come along for lots of free family fun with...
American Rebel Film Season
events - Film
American Rebel Film Season
20 Sep 2017 - 22 Nov 2017
This Autumn, The Screen at Contemporary presents American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.Tickets: £5 per film or...
Wednesday Walkthroughs
events - Talks
Wednesday Walkthroughs
20 Sep 2017 - 15 Nov 2017
Join us for a different perspective on our exhibition as artists, experts, researchers and academics give short talks in their field of expertise relating to the concepts...
American Music Listening Sessions
events - Talks
American Music Listening Sessions
21 Sep 2017 - 16 Nov 2017
Join us every third Thursday of the month for an evening of music and sharing ideas led by The American Music Listening Group from The University of...
The Idolins
events - Live
The Idolins
22 Sep 2017
The Idolins are a Nottingham based folk pop act who's sounds stems from the beautiful and heartfelt storytelling of Karen Smalley, delivered by an ear catchingly sweet...
Rae Morris
events - Live
Rae Morris
25 Sep 2017
Following her triumphant live return at London’s ICA earlier this month, Rae Morris has today announced her first full UK tour in almost 18 months.Last month, Rae...
The Study Sessions Women Writers in the US South
events - Talks
The Study Sessions Women Writers in the US South
26 Sep 2017 - 07 Nov 2017
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups. This series will focus on different versions of the US American South as realised in the...
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-1
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-1
26 Sep 2017
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups. This series will focus on different versions of the American South as realised in the work of...
On the Waterfront (1954)
events - Film
On the Waterfront (1954)
27 Sep 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.An expertly...
For Dr. A, without whom
events - Live
For Dr. A, without whom
28 Sep 2017
 Join us for the first event of a new performance commission at Nottingham Contemporary by artist Jos Bitelli. For Dr. A, without whom is a conversation with Max...
Colette Sadler: Learning from the Future
events - Live
Colette Sadler: Learning from the Future
29 Sep 2017
Learning from the Future is a refection on the unimaginable: in a future beyond the physical and organic, the female cyborg 'Body A', remembers the power of the primitive...
Adam Peter Smith - Songs For Dreamers EP Launch
events - Live
Adam Peter Smith - Songs For Dreamers EP Launch
30 Sep 2017
A prolific and dedicated street performer with two European tours under his belt, Adam Peter Smith is a local musician based in Nottingham. Following the success of...
Women Against Racism
events - Talks
Women Against Racism
30 Sep 2017
Get ready for WAR (Women Against Racism)!  Sojourner's Sisters and rebel women present an all female panel of speakers with Dr Amanda Arbouin,...
Rebel without a Cause (1955)
events - Film
Rebel without a Cause (1955)
04 Oct 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.The original teen...
Collabor-8 X Dizzy Ink: State it!
events - Young Events
Collabor-8 X Dizzy Ink: State it!
07 Oct 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
Collabor-8 are teaming up with Dizzy Ink and Artivism to bring you a free, three-weekend course in October. This is an exciting opportunity to explore different types of...
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-2
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-2
10 Oct 2017
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups. This series will focus on different versions of the American South as realised in the work of...
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
events - Film
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
11 Oct 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.
Sarah Turner Public House discussion
events - Talks
Sarah Turner Public House discussion
12 Oct 2017
The documentary Public House tells the story of the Ivy House Pub in Peckham, which was saved from closure by the local community in 2012. After the screening artist...
Sarah Turner Public House screening
events - Film
Sarah Turner Public House screening
13 Oct 2017 - 15 Oct 2017
Public House tells the story of the Ivy House Pub in Peckham. Slated to be sold to property developers in 2012, the local community triumphantly came together to...
An exhibition by Alican Erkol
events - Special Events
An exhibition by Alican Erkol
13 Oct 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
We are pleased to present the first solo exhibition in the UK by Nottingham-based Kurdish photographer Alican Erkol.Before coming to England, Erkol spent most of his life...
Black History Month Celebration
events - Live
Black History Month Celebration
14 Oct 2017
The University of Nottingham and Nottingham Contemporary present a celebration music event for Black History MonthJoy Mumford
Midnight Cowboy (1969)
events - Film
Midnight Cowboy (1969)
18 Oct 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.The ultimate...
October Half Term - Family Roadtrip
events - Family Events
October Half Term - Family Roadtrip
21 Oct 2017 - 05 Nov 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...
Call Mr. Robeson. A life, with songs
events - Live
Call Mr. Robeson. A life, with songs
21 Oct 2017
Paul Robeson was a great and famous actor, singer and civil rights campaigner.
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-3
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-3
24 Oct 2017
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups. This series will focus on different versions of the American South as realised in the work of...
Easy Rider (1969)
events - Film
Easy Rider (1969)
25 Oct 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.The counterculture...
Coming of Age Book Launch
events - Live
Coming of Age Book Launch
26 Oct 2017
Join us for the launch of the Coming of Age: 1976 and the birth anti-racism by Jagdish Patel. Everyone who grew up in the 1970’s will remember the long hot summer...
Street Photography
events - Courses
Street Photography
28 Oct 2017
This workshop will be led by Nottingham-based photographer Rinzing Kelsang. The workshop will start with an optional portfolio review followed by a presentation of...
Jarman Award 2017
events - Film
Jarman Award 2017
31 Oct 2017
Come and see a programme of deep, sharp and, at times, playful works taking on some of the biggest subjects of our times and engaging with the world around us. This...

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