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The Golden Troubadours
events - Live
The Golden Troubadours
10 Dec 2016
Fresh from the release of their third E.P. "Portrait of an Autumn Queen", The Golden Troubadours will be performing their classics and songs from the highly anticipated...
What's on this weekend
events - Family Events
What's on this weekend
10 Dec 2016 - 11 Dec 2016
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you explore our exhibitions together.   Sat 10 – Sun 11 Dec: Stone...
Nottingham Red Project-3
events - Film
Nottingham Red Project-3
13 Dec 2016
Screening of The Mouth of the Wolf (La bocca del lupo), non rated, documentary, 2009, Italy, Pietro Marcello. 76 min, subtitled.
We Live in Public (2009) - Voyeurtopia
events - Film
We Live in Public (2009) - Voyeurtopia
14 Dec 2016
An uncanny foresight from 2009 that reflects our current online social media habits.Just a few years before Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Big Brother allowed us to turn...
Fat Digester
events - Live
Fat Digester
17 Dec 2016
 Fat Digester are a music collective that at times include dancers, rappers and visual artists.  They fuse fun and social comment in a blend of Jazz, Funk,...
Nottingham Red Project-4
events - Film
Nottingham Red Project-4
17 Dec 2016
On the occasion of the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers we will be screening Marriage Italian Style (Matrimonio all'italiana),...
Christmas Special - Die Hard (1988)
events - Film
Christmas Special - Die Hard (1988)
18 Dec 2016
The votes are in and by an overwhelming majority it goes to eighties action cult classic Die Hard!This now cult classic has become The Screen's unexpected Christmas...
Eyes Wide Shut (1999) - Voyeurtopia
events - Film
Eyes Wide Shut (1999) - Voyeurtopia
21 Dec 2016
Stanley Kubrick’s wildly underrated last film is arguably his ode to cinema and to the act of spectatorship.Two days before Christmas a bored married man, Manhattan...
Family Film - Bambi (1942)
events - Family Events
Family Film - Bambi (1942)
21 Dec 2016
Join us for a special Christmas screening of one of Disney's most enduring and best-loved adventures of all time. Left alone in the forest, Bambi is taught the ways of...
Family Weekends in January
events - Family Events
Family Weekends in January
07 Jan 2017 - 14 Jan 2017
Sat 7 – Sun 8 Jan: Shadow puppetsHow could humans and animals evolve billions of years from now? Use shadow puppets to tell the story of our possible futures. Sat...
The Place Is Here
art - Exhibitions
The Place Is Here
04 Feb 2017 - 30 Apr 2017
The Place Is Here brings together around 100 works by over 30 artists and collectives spanning painting, sculpture, installation, photography, video and archival displays...
Whirlpool (1949) - Hypnotica
events - Film
Whirlpool (1949) - Hypnotica
15 Feb 2017
A woman secretly suffering from kleptomania is hypnotized by David Korvo in an effort to cure her condition. Soon afterwards, she is found at the scene of a murder with...
Lace & Slavery - Godfried Donkor
art - Exhibitions
Lace & Slavery - Godfried Donkor
11 Jan 2008 - 10 Feb 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 Jun 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 Jul 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 Jul 2008 - 07 Sep 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 Sep 2008 - 05 Oct 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 Sep 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 Sep 2008 - 05 Oct 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 Oct 2008 - 14 Dec 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 Nov 2008 - 08 Dec 2008
With contributions from David Macey, Jonathan Rée, Lisa Le Feuvre, Ken Starkey, Eyal Weizman, Erwin James, and Ashley Hunt.
american apparel
art - Exhibitions
american apparel
25 Jul 2009 - 06 Sep 2009
While our building was being finished in the summer 2009, we showed two exhibitions in our main window, overlooking Weekday Cross in the Lace Market. Josephine...
Get Involved 17
events - Young Events
Get Involved 17
21 Aug 2009
A mass gathering, coming together to set sail eighty five paper boats in the fountains at Old Market Square. That's eighty five days until Nottingham Contemporary opens...
Take This Knitting Machine and Shove it
art - Exhibitions
Take This Knitting Machine and Shove it
12 Sep 2009 - 18 Oct 2009
“Chant no more your old rhymes about bold Robin Hood His feats I but little admire I will sing the achievements of General Ludd Now the hero of...
SOFA - A documentary film by Benjamin Wigley
events - Young Events
SOFA - A documentary film by Benjamin Wigley
28 Oct 2009
On Wednesday the adventure begins.... Get Involved 17's beautiful Nottingham Contemporary Sofa will begin its journey, starting at 9am in the heart of our city: Old...
Words, Worlds
events - Talks
Words, Worlds
13 Nov 2009
Language is central to the work of Brannon, Stark and Wilcox. Each of these American artists exploits words for their literary, historical, psychological and graphic...
David Hockney
art - Exhibitions
David Hockney
14 Nov 2009 - 24 Jan 2010
Hockney in the 60s was that rare thing – an artist at the forefront of the avant-garde of the day, and a well-known public figure. With his Yorkshire accent, bleached...
Frances Stark
art - Exhibitions
Frances Stark
14 Nov 2009 - 24 Jan 2010
Frances Stark is one of the most intriguing artists to have emerged from the vibrant Los Angeles art scene in the last two decades. Visually her stylish collages are...

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