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Raphael Hefti
art - Exhibitions
Raphael Hefti
17 October 2014 - 04 January 2015
Raphael Hefti has a novel approach to experimentation with materials. He is fascinated with processes and often invents his own. His works blur boundaries between natural...
Agnieszka Polska
art - Exhibitions
Agnieszka Polska
17 October 2014 - 04 January 2015
Agnieska Polska’s dreamlike videos explore time and memory. Born in Poland, in 1985, while it was still a communist state, she is interested in forgotten histories and...
October Half Term Activities
events - Family Events
October Half Term Activities
17 October 2014 - 02 November 2014
Join us over the October Half Term to create a Mystic Garden. We’ll create a landscape of incredible plants and grow 3D fruit. We'll bring old gardening books to life,...
Fourth Drawer Down
art - Small Collections Room
Fourth Drawer Down
17 October 2014 - 07 December 2014
Contemporary jewellery designer Julia Muggenburg is interested in how art, self-adornment and historic and archaeological finds can inform one another to give a...
Wednesday Walkthrough Hefti & Polska
events - Gallery Tours
Wednesday Walkthrough Hefti & Polska
21 October 2014 - 17 December 2014
The walkthroughs focus on selected artworks and ideas in the exhibition with plenty of time for discussion. Evenings, 6pm - 6.45pm22 October Abi Spinks & Laura...
The Study Sessions: How We Behave
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: How We Behave
29 October 2014 - 10 December 2014
Weds 29 Oct, 12 & 26 Nov, 10 Dec, 6.30-8.30pm.Free, The StudioIn anticipation of the installation How We Behave, we dedicate the current Study Sessions to Michel...
Family Weekends: November
events - Family Events
Family Weekends: November
01 November 2014 - 30 November 2014
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you discover our exhibitions this November.  Our events are free and all ages are...
GameCity9: The Final Night
events - Live
GameCity9: The Final Night
01 November 2014
Saturday 1 November7pm - MidnightFree entry
Swing Gitan
events - Live
Swing Gitan
02 November 2014
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...
Cafe Scientifique
events - Special Events
Cafe Scientifique
04 November 2014
6.30pm- 8.30pm Free. Cafe.Bar Martyn Poliakoff, Research Professor of Chemistry University of Nottingham, considers the accidental reaction in response to Raphael...
Paul Kneale
events - Gallery Tours
Paul Kneale
05 November 2014
12pm   - 12.45pm. Free. The Galleries. Aesthetic Sensibility in the Everyday Experience of the Extraordinary: a behind the scenes tour of Raphael...
Raphael Hefti Live! - Cancelled
events - Special Events
Raphael Hefti Live! - Cancelled
05 November 2014
Due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been cancelled.Raphael Hefti’s practice centres around collaboration and experimentation often embracing a spectacular...
Women into art - Reflecting on creativity
events - Courses
Women into art - Reflecting on creativity
06 November 2014 - 11 December 2014
6 sessions, Thursday afternoons 1.30 - 3.30pm  (3 hour session on the 11 Dec- 1.30 - 4.30) Cost: £50.05 or £45.00 (discount applies for those who have already...
Learning Previews
events - Special Events
Learning Previews
06 November 2014 - 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...
Our Workplace, Our Story
events - Special Events
Our Workplace, Our Story
07 November 2014
Draw from emotions, memory and experience to tell your story about work (environment, people, identity, attitude and behaviour). Part of the Economic and Social Research...
Mas Y Mas
events - Live
Mas Y Mas
08 November 2014
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...
Joe Moran: Arrangement
events - Special Events
Joe Moran: Arrangement
08 November 2014 - 09 November 2014
Saturday 8 & Sunday 9 November Installation and durational performance 2pm - 6pm Performances 2pm, 3.30pm, 5pmFree, no booking required  Suitable for...
Filmoteka
events - Film
Filmoteka
11 November 2014
12pm-8pmFree. The SpaceA screening programme provides a glimpse into the rich history of experimental Polish film up to present day, taking its cue from themes such as...
Foucault, Subjectivity and Truth
events - Talks
Foucault, Subjectivity and Truth
12 November 2014
6.30pm-8pmThe Space Drawing on his forthcoming book project Foucault’s Last Decade, Stuart Elden Professor of Political Theory and Geography at University of Warwick...
Now We Are Five
events - Special Events
Now We Are Five
13 November 2014 - 16 November 2014
Nottingham Contemporary opened on 14 November 2009. Join us to celebrate from Thu 13 to Sun 16 November with a late night opening of our galleries, family activities,...
Natalie Duncan
events - Live
Natalie Duncan
14 November 2014
Doors 8pm, £10 advance An evening of collaboration featuring a plethora of Nottingham's finest, focused around the sublime talents of Natalie Duncan.
Family Birthday Party
events - Family Events
Family Birthday Party
15 November 2014 - 16 November 2014
Sat 15 & Sun 16 November11am - 3pm. FreeDrop in to our special birthday Family activities inspired by Raphael Hefti's exhibition. Join in our Factory of art - start...
Fat Digester
events - Live
Fat Digester
15 November 2014
Doors 8pm, live music from 9pm Free Fat Digester are a music based collective that has included everything from dancers and rappers to visual effects. Fusing fun and...
Curb Your Enthusiasm
events - Talks
Curb Your Enthusiasm
18 November 2014
6.30-8pmThe SpaceArtist Dawn Woolley is joined in conversation by Professor Stephen Mumford (University of Nottingham) to talk on censorship. The discussion will focus on...
Lunchtime Tour: Fatos Üstek
events - Gallery Tours
Lunchtime Tour: Fatos Üstek
19 November 2014
12pm - 12.45pm The GalleriesÜstek, Associate Curator 10th Gwangju Biennale, will lead a tour of Raphael's exhibition looking at the intersection of science and arts in...
Jarman Touring 2014
events - Film
Jarman Touring 2014
20 November 2014
6.30pm - 9pm (with an interval) Free, The Space A selection of single screen film works by the ten artists shortlisted for this year's prestigious Jarman Award: John...
Martin Alvarado
events - Live
Martin Alvarado
22 November 2014
Doors from 7.30pm, music from 8pm Cafe.Bar.Contemporary FreeInternationally renowned for his sublime and charismatic live performances, Martin Alvarado is...
Fur, Bizmuth and Spiny Oyster
events - Film
Fur, Bizmuth and Spiny Oyster
25 November 2014 - 27 November 2014
10am-7pmFree. The SpaceA moving image installation by artist Zoe Fothergill, Fur, Bizmuth & Spiny Oyster, comprises three film works which explore the internet...
Zoe Fothergill
events - Talks
Zoe Fothergill
25 November 2014
6.30pm - 8pmFree. The Space
The Philosophy of Time
events - Talks
The Philosophy of Time
02 December 2014
6.30pm – 8pmFree. The SpaceHow do we understand the present, past and future as the passage of time constantly destroys and creates new states of affairs? Do objects...

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