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Black History Month 2016 with Cultural Vibrations
events - Live
Black History Month 2016 with Cultural Vibrations
01 Oct 2016
Cultural Vibrations Presents the Black History Month Live Music Special at Nottingham Contemporary Cafe-Bar.A stellar showcase featuring 4 wonderful Nottingham based...
Stars Of The Lid
events - Live
Stars Of The Lid
04 Oct 2016
Since forming in 1993, Stars of the Lid have scratched out quite a niche for themselves as one of the most influential drone/ambient music projects on Earth.This autumn,...
Zoo
events - Live
Zoo
08 Oct 2016
ZOO return after a three year absence with an updated line up and a trio of EPs to launch. Following the acclaimed 'Millions' album, new drummer Jonathan Curtis has...
Marguerite Humeau & Otobong Nkanga Opening Party
events - Special Events
Marguerite Humeau & Otobong Nkanga Opening Party
14 Oct 2016
Join us at the opening of our new Marguerite Humeau and Otobong Nkanga exhibitions.Marguerite HumeauFOXP2Marguerite Humeau has described herself as an “Indiana Jones in...
University Of Nottingham Black History Month with Natalie Duncan Yazmin Lacey and Raphael Blake
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University Of Nottingham Black History Month with Natalie Duncan Yazmin Lacey and Raphael Blake
15 Oct 2016
The University of Nottingham BME Network and Nottingham Contemporary present a celebration of culture.With live music and performances from Natalie Duncan, Yazmin Lacey...
October Half Term
events - Family Events
October Half Term
15 Oct 2016 - 30 Oct 2016
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you explore our exhibitions together.  Sat 15 - Fri 28 Oct: Patchwork EarthFree...
Autumn Walkthroughs
events - Talks
Autumn Walkthroughs
15 Oct 2016 - 08 Jan 2017
Join us for different perspective on our exhibitions. Our Wednesday Walkthroughs are 45min talks, every other Wednesday at 2pm or 6pm. 19 Oct, 2pmAngelica Sule...
Marguerite Humeau
art - Exhibitions
Marguerite Humeau
15 Oct 2016 - 15 Jan 2017
A solo exhibition, in partnership with the Palais de Tokyo in Paris, exploring travels through different worlds and times.The London-based French artist Marguerite...
Otobong Nkanga
art - Exhibitions
Otobong Nkanga
15 Oct 2016 - 15 Jan 2017
A solo exhibition exploring travels through different worlds and times.The Antwerp-based Nigerian artist Otobong Nkanga examines land and the value of natural resources...
Being John Malkovich (2000) - Voyeurtopia
events - Film
Being John Malkovich (2000) - Voyeurtopia
19 Oct 2016
We start the season with a view from inside the mind in this noughties cult classic. A puppeteer discovers a portal into the mind of actor John Malkovich, and starts...
Voyeurtopia
events - Film
Voyeurtopia
19 Oct 2016 - 28 Dec 2016
 Join us at The Screen at Contemporary this autumn as we bring you Voyeurtopia. Films about watching and being watched. Spies, surveillance, peepshows &...
Martin Alvarado and Mikko Helenius
events - Live
Martin Alvarado and Mikko Helenius
22 Oct 2016
Martín Alvarado is a tango troubadour who has been described in Argentina as the "best voice in Buenos Aires" and in Britain as "one of the world's finest vocalists". A...
Peeping Tom (1960) - Voyeurtopia
events - Film
Peeping Tom (1960) - Voyeurtopia
26 Oct 2016
Experience the controversial film of violence and voyeurism that was rejected by critics and shocked its audiences back in 1960. Mark Lewis, an aloof man who works...
Daughter of Horror with Live Soundtrack by 8mm Orchestra
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Daughter of Horror with Live Soundtrack by 8mm Orchestra
28 Oct 2016
Prepare yourself for an uncanny audio-visual experience as live music meets cult classic horror flick. 8mm Orchestra will perform a brand new soundtrack to the...
Marie Laveau's Dance of the Dead
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Marie Laveau's Dance of the Dead
28 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
Join us for a paranormal Halloween weekender with a New Orleans inspired voodoo fest of live music, classic horror movies and other mysterious happenings. As All...
Marie Laveau's Dance of the Dead Party
events - Live
Marie Laveau's Dance of the Dead Party
29 Oct 2016
New Orleans Voodoo-Queen Marie Levaeu haunts the space for a Halloween Party that will wake the dead.Zombies, vampires and witch-doctors dance among us for a night of...
The Night of the Hunter (1955)
events - Film
The Night of the Hunter (1955)
30 Oct 2016
Equally stunning and terrifying; join us for this film noir horror classic that will leave a chill in your spine this Halloween. The final chapter of 'Mary Laveau's...
The Conversation (1974) - Voyeurtopia
events - Film
The Conversation (1974) - Voyeurtopia
02 Nov 2016
A surveillance expert becomes excessively involved with a couple he is being paid to watch. The paranoia of the 1970s permeates throughout the film, its utopian vision...
Learning Preview
events - Teacher's Event
Learning Preview
03 Nov 2016
FreeWith 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 the...
Blow Up (1966) - Voyeurtopia
events - Film
Blow Up (1966) - Voyeurtopia
09 Nov 2016
A photographer discovers something sinister lurking on the edge of the frame in one of his photos.Set in London’s swinging sixties, a playboy fashion photographer finds...
Rear Window (1954) - Voyeurtopia
events - Film
Rear Window (1954) - Voyeurtopia
16 Nov 2016
Alfred Hitchcock's classic suspense thriller comes to The Screen this November! The film follows L.B. Jefferies (James Stewart), a magazine photographer housebound...
Lost Highway (1997) - Voyeurtopia
events - Film
Lost Highway (1997) - Voyeurtopia
30 Nov 2016
Surveillance morphs into dreams and nightmares in this neo-noir thriller.Stylistically, this is typically Lynchian with a great soundtrack and an unforgettable double...
Craft. Fair. Contemporary.
events - Special Events
Craft. Fair. Contemporary.
02 Dec 2016 - 03 Dec 2016
Start your Christmas at our Craft fair. Pick up affordable and contemporary presents from the most exciting designers and makers in Nottingham and beyond.Drop in for...
Wings of Desire (1987) - Voyeurtopia
events - Film
Wings of Desire (1987) - Voyeurtopia
07 Dec 2016
Two angels spend their days viewing human lives and thoughts in Berlin. One angel falls for a trapeze artist and decides that he wants to become part of life and...
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...
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...
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...

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