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Open Barbers
events - Special Events
Open Barbers
24 September 2014
Open Barbers, a hairdressing service for all genders and sexualities, defy the conventions of traditional salons and barbers. By setting up shop here, they create a...
COLLABOR-8
events - Young Events
COLLABOR-8
27 September 2014
Event for under 25 year olds7.30pm - midnightThe Space and Cafe.Bar.Contemporary.Free
Family Workshop: week for peace
events - Family Events
Family Workshop: week for peace
27 September 2014
11am - 3pmSuitable for all agesFree. Drop in.Join us for a creative workshop to help celebrate the week for peace. We’ll be creating stories that bring characters...
Shut up, Actually Talk
events - Special Events
Shut up, Actually Talk
28 September 2014
For Carol Rama’s exhibition, Italian performance artist Chiara Fumai presents “Shut Up, Actually Talk”, as performed for one hundred days during dOCUMENTA13...
In Dialogue 2014
events - Talks
In Dialogue 2014
02 October 2014 - 04 October 2014
In Dialogue is an international symposium which interrogates how artists and researchers use dialogue in their practice. Taking place over three days and incorporating...
Shiver
events - Live
Shiver
04 October 2014
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm Free 
Swing Gitan
events - Live
Swing Gitan
05 October 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...
Haiku Salut
events - Live
Haiku Salut
08 October 2014
Doors from 7.30pm, live from 8.15pm£7 advance, £8 on the doorWonder-pop magicians Haiku Salut launch their Lamp Show Tourette.
Ujahm
events - Live
Ujahm
11 October 2014
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm FreeUJahm are a Nottingham based reggae band. Mostly roots, with flavours of ska, dub and dancehall. They will be joined by DJ Vinyard...
Seeing, Being and Making
events - Courses
Seeing, Being and Making
16 October 2014 - 27 November 2014
7 sessionsThursdays 9.30am - 12.30pmWith tutor Chris Lewis-JonesExplore the ways in which we experience, make and evaluate art using our exhibitions as primary source...
MuHa
events - Live
MuHa
18 October 2014
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm Free MUHA with their newly recorded album Reka meaning 'River' offers a new tradition in contemporary Eastern European music....
Raphael Hefti
art - Exhibitions
Raphael Hefti
18 October 2014 - 04 January 2015
Raphael Hefti has a novel approach to his experimentation with materials. He has a fascination with processes and often invents his own in order to achieve new results....
Agnieszka Polska
art - Exhibitions
Agnieszka Polska
18 October 2014 - 04 January 2015
Polish artist Agnieszka Polska is interested in the processes by which things come to be forgotten, whether through lack of archiving or deliberate political amnesia –...
Luke Daniels
events - Live
Luke Daniels
24 October 2014
Doors from 7.30pm, live from 8pm The Space, £12 advance
My Story: Free Family Event
events - Family Events
My Story: Free Family Event
25 October 2014
11am - 3pm (Drop-in)Suitable for all agesThe SpaceFree100 years on we continue to remember the events of the First World War and the stories of those who lived during...
Matt Henshaw
events - Live
Matt Henshaw
25 October 2014
Doors from 8pm, live from 9pm Free Ilkeston born singer-songwriter Matt Henshaw has already had a varied and complex career in music at the age of only 26. His...
Learning Previews
events - Special Events
Learning Previews
06 November 2014 - 09 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...
Censorship
events - Talks
Censorship
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...
Jarman Touring 2014
events - Film
Jarman Touring 2014
20 November 2014
6.30pm - 9pm (with an interval)Free, The SpaceA selection of single screen film works by the ten artists shortlisted for this year's prestigious Jarman Award: John...
Lace & Slavery - Godfried Donkor
art - Exhibitions
Lace & Slavery - Godfried Donkor
11 January 2008 - 10 February 2008
An investigation by The New Art Exchange and the Centre for Contemporary Art Nottingham In 2007, two hundred years after the slave trade was abolished in what was then...
Remember Revolution: 68 at 40
art - Exhibitions
Remember Revolution: 68 at 40
01 May 2008 - 31 May 2008
In partnership with the Broadway Media Centre we traced the legacy of 1968, the year when the underground went overground, and mass protests erupted across Europe and the...
Happenings
events - Talks
Happenings
06 May 2008 - 18 May 2008
Talk Marco Scotini, curator, Luca Frei, designer of Disobedience and Alex Farquharson, Director of Nottingham Contemporary. Venue: ‘Beatties’, Angel Row,...
Remember Revolution
art - Artist Cinema
Remember Revolution
30 May 2008 - 01 June 2008
Peter Watkins is Britain’s most uncompromising political filmmaker of the last 50 years. Nottingham Contemporary collaborated with Broadway Cinema to present a...
That Beautiful Pale Face Is My Fate (For Lord Byron)
events - Talks
That Beautiful Pale Face Is My Fate (For Lord Byron)
26 July 2008
Splendid Vices, our symposium in the Orangery, was standing room only, as our guests crowded in to hear speakers discuss Byron’s lasting influence on popular...
That Beautiful Pale Face is My Fate (For Lord Byron)
art - Exhibitions
That Beautiful Pale Face is My Fate (For Lord Byron)
26 July 2008 - 07 September 2008
The artists in this exhibition are taking part in a séance, establishing contact with Lord Byron, both as he was in his lifetime, and as he might be today. It is an...
Disclosures: The Exhibition
art - Exhibitions
Disclosures: The Exhibition
05 September 2008 - 05 October 2008
Olivia Plender presented her video Bring Back Robin Hood in the Picture Gallery at Nottingham Castle as part of Disclosures II: The Middles Ages. The video weaves...
Disclosures II, Laxton
events - Talks
Disclosures II, Laxton
06 September 2008
Part I 11:00 Meeting in Mount Street, Nottingham. A bus tour of Nottingham’s former common lands and open fields led by artist and historian Chris...
Disclosures II: The Middle Ages
art - Exhibitions
Disclosures II: The Middle Ages
06 September 2008 - 05 October 2008
Disclosures II was part of Nottingham Contemporary’s Histories of the Present, our year long series of exhibitions and events in historically significant places in and...
The Impossible Prison
art - Exhibitions
The Impossible Prison
31 October 2008 - 14 December 2008
Vito Acconci, Shaina Anand, Atelier Van Lieshout, Angela Bulloch, Chris Evans, Harun Farocki, Dan Graham, Group d’Information sur les Prisons, Mona Hatoum, Thomas...
Impossible Prison, Talks and Discussions
events - Talks
Impossible Prison, Talks and Discussions
10 November 2008 - 08 December 2008
With contributions from David Macey, Jonathan Rée, Lisa Le Feuvre, Ken Starkey, Eyal Weizman, Erwin James, and Ashley Hunt.

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