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Lara Favaretto
art - Exhibitions
Lara Favaretto
20 May 2017 - 28 Aug 2017
This summer, Nottingham Contemporary presents a major solo exhibition by Lara Favaretto.
Wu Tsang
art - Exhibitions
Wu Tsang
20 May 2017 - 28 Aug 2017
This summer, Nottingham Contemporary presents a major solo exhibition by Wu Tsang.
Creative Connections: Nottingham
art - Exhibitions
Creative Connections: Nottingham
19 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
The National Portrait Gallery Comes to NottinghamCreative Connections: Nottingham has enabled students from Farnborough Academy in Clifton, Nottingham to work with artist...
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.
Wednesday Walkthroughs
events - Gallery Tours
Wednesday Walkthroughs
19 May 2017 - 26 Aug 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...
Spot Talks
events - Talks
Spot Talks
20 May 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
Join in the conversation, gain new insight into the exhibitions, and ask all the questions you like in our Spot Talks!Led by our Gallery Assistants, these short and...
The Screen at Contemporary: Strange Days
events - Film
The Screen at Contemporary: Strange Days
24 May 2017 - 09 Aug 2017
This summer, The Screen at Contemporary presents Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.Tickets: £5 per film or any 5 for £20....
The Study Sessions
events - Talks
The Study Sessions
30 May 2017 - 25 Jul 2017
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups. The Politics of Opacity sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’...
Family Weekends in July
events - Family Events
Family Weekends in July
01 Jul 2017 - 30 Jul 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...
Exploring Drawing with Chris Lewis-Jones
events - Courses
Exploring Drawing with Chris Lewis-Jones
03 Jul 2017 - 24 Jul 2017
Join Associate Artist Chris Lewis-Jones in this lively course exploring new and traditional drawing approaches from linear perspective to drawing as installation. Create...
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-5
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: The Politics of Opacity-5
25 Jul 2017
This series of study sessions will explore notions of ‘opacity’, ‘imperceptibility’ and ‘disappearance’ from a number of different perspectives, and in...
Making Our Mark
events - Special Events
Making Our Mark
26 Jul 2017
Celebrate the voice of regional women with our Loudspeaker exhibition!
Summer Holidays - Moving Portraits
events - Family Events
Summer Holidays - Moving Portraits
27 Jul 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
Summer HolidaysMoving PortraitsFill our gigantic Space with colourful moving portraits of your family. Lots of hands-on making and digital fun. All ages welcome.11am-3pm...
Pride Canopy: A Two day drop in workshop
events - Special Events
Pride Canopy: A Two day drop in workshop
27 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017
Join artist Kashif Nadim Chaudry in making a royal and regal canopy to be paraded at this year's Nottingham Pride March on Saturday 29th of July.  
Naplew Productions Presents: Layer Three
events - Live
Naplew Productions Presents: Layer Three
29 Jul 2017
Choreographed byKim Bormann / Sarah Butler / Kieran ShannonMusic by Marley Butler Layer Three is a contemporary dance exploration of how we become more truly human.
Giuseppe Campuzano’s Transvestite Machine
events - Special Events
Giuseppe Campuzano’s Transvestite Machine
01 Aug 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
Since 1990s, philosopher, queer activist and drag queen Giuseppe Campuzano has been exploring the origins of transgender practices in Peru. His work involved historical...
Another Earth (2011)
events - Film
Another Earth (2011)
02 Aug 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer season, Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.Five years ago, an exact replica of...
Manual Labours in Residence
events - Special Events
Manual Labours in Residence
02 Aug 2017 - 06 Aug 2017
Manual Labours (Sophie Hope and Jenny Richards) and the staff at Nottingham Contemporary present a series of actions, workshops and performances as part of their project...
The Lobster (2015)
events - Film
The Lobster (2015)
09 Aug 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer season, Strange Days: Dystopian visions and alternate worlds for an age of anxiety.In the near future it is illegal to be...
Graham Caveney Book Launch
events - Special Events
Graham Caveney Book Launch
10 Aug 2017
Join us for the launch of the new book by local writer Graham Caveney The Boy with the Perpetual Nervousness: A Memoir of an Adolescence published by Picador.
The domestic as a model for institutions
events - Talks
The domestic as a model for institutions
17 Aug 2017
Artist and curator Lorenzo Sandoval explores possibilities of spatial arrangement in art institutions, focusing on the potential of domestic spaces as sites for...
South Asian Sexualities Film Screening
events - Special Events
South Asian Sexualities Film Screening
19 Aug 2017
Screening of two films exploring South Asian sexualities, followed by Q&A with director Jayan Cherian, chaired by Humaira Saeed.  Ka Bodyscapes (2016) dir....
Qtipocalypse Performance Night
events - Special Events
Qtipocalypse Performance Night
19 Aug 2017
A collaboration with QTIPOC Notts and Not Your Model Minority featuring:
new trans-lations
events - Talks
new trans-lations
24 Aug 2017
Russell Christie leads a collective reading session on the work of philosopher, drag queen, and activist Giuseppe Campuzano. More than a decade ago the Peruvian...

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