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States of America
art - Exhibitions
States of America
16 Sep 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
States of America focuses on a generation of photographers that experimented with innovative approaches to documentary photography.
Family Activities
events - Family Events
Family Activities
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...
Spot Talks
events - Gallery Tours
Spot Talks
16 Sep 2017 - 26 Nov 2017
Short 20-30 minute talks based on the current exhibitions conducted by our Gallery Assistants.Tuesdays 3.30pm Wednesdays 11am Thursdays 1pm Fridays...
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 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...
Collabor-8 X Dizzy Ink: State it!
events - Young Events
Collabor-8 X Dizzy Ink: State it!
07 Oct 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
*This is event is now fully booked - please await a reserve list.Collabor-8 are teaming up with Dizzy Ink and Artivism to bring you a free, three-weekend course in...
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.
October Dialogues 2017
events - Special Events
October Dialogues 2017
20 Oct 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
The 2017 edition of October Dialogues hosts public conversations, presentations and performances exploring issues of representation, race and equity in contemporary...
October Half Term - Family Road Trip
events - Family Events
October Half Term - Family Road Trip
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
Join us for an evening of theatre and performance, exploring the life and times of Mr. Robeson.
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...
The Big Draw: Drawing our Journey
events - Family Events
The Big Draw: Drawing our Journey
25 Oct 2017
 Welcome to our road trip! Come and join us for The Big Draw workshop with Associate Artist Chris Lewis-Jones. Use the paper as your road as we guide you...
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 road to anti-racism. Coming of Age pays homage to the forefathers of the anti-racist struggle before 1976,...
The Love Witch
events - Special Events
The Love Witch
27 Oct 2017
Something mysterious is happening...In honor of Anna Biller feminist masterpiece, The Love Witch, our Halloween celebration is a happening of cinema, performance and...
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...
Grey Gardens (1975)
events - Film
Grey Gardens (1975)
01 Nov 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 derelict mansion...
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-4
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-4
07 Nov 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...
2019: Re-Imagining Brexit Britain
events - Talks
2019: Re-Imagining Brexit Britain
09 Nov 2017
The vote to leave the European Union in June 2016 touched upon some of big themes about the future of the Britain as a nation state. Issues such as the backlash to...
Rumble Fish (1983)
events - Film
Rumble Fish (1983)
15 Nov 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.Adapted from...
Craft. Fair. Contemporary.
events - Special Events
Craft. Fair. Contemporary.
17 Nov 2017 - 19 Nov 2017
Start your Christmas at our Craft. Fair. Explore hundreds of beautiful, bespoke products from the very best designers and makers from Nottingham and beyond. Give your...
Street Photography 2
events - Courses
Street Photography 2
18 Nov 2017
Due to popular demand we have opened a second date for this workshop!  Led by Nottingham-based photographer Rinzing Kelsang, this workshop will start with an...
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
events - Film
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
22 Nov 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.Based loosely on...
Family Americana Party
events - Family Events
Family Americana Party
26 Nov 2017
Join us for a special Family Americana Party with the fabulous Johnny and the Raindrops.Future little rock n roll stars can get onstage with guitars, tambourines and...
Creative writing - Panya Banjoko
events - Courses
Creative writing - Panya Banjoko
10 Dec 2017 - 12 Jul 2017
Using our current exhibition States of America as a stimulus, Panya Banjoko encourages you to write creatively.

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