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The Late Genet: Symposium 3
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The Late Genet: Symposium 3
30 Sep 2011
11am - 4pm The Space Free In 1970 Genet entered the US illegally to campaign alongside the Black Panthers for the release of their chairman Bobby Seale – he would...
Nottingham Creative Culture Collaboration
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Nottingham Creative Culture Collaboration
30 Sep 2011
Cafe.Bar.Contemporary from 8pm. Free entry
Emory Douglas Young People's Workshop
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Emory Douglas Young People's Workshop
01 Oct 2011
4pm - 8pm, free Emory Douglas is the former Minister of Culture for the Black Panther Party and absolutely integral to its development from very early days. He...
Changing Cities
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Changing Cities
01 Oct 2011 - 02 Oct 2011
Free. 11am - 3pm. The Space. In our final extravaganza of the season you can build your own city in our giant space! Make buildings, roads and street signs and make...
Black Panthers (1968) & Black Liberation (1967)
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Black Panthers (1968) & Black Liberation (1967)
03 Oct 2011
6 - 8pm Broadway Free 27 mins Kodwo Eshun introduces the film season with a lecture on the Panthers and Cinema. Eshun, of The Otolith Group, is lecturer in Visual...
American Revolution 2
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American Revolution 2
04 Oct 2011
Free 6pm The Space A vivid document of the Panthers and the Young Patriots (a white working class movement inspired by the Panthers) at the 1968 uprising outside the...
Eldridge Cleaver, Black Panther
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Eldridge Cleaver, Black Panther
05 Oct 2011
Free New Art Exchange 6pm
Seize the Time
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Seize the Time
06 Oct 2011
Free The Space 6pm An experimental and soulful “docu-fiction” set in Los Angeles telling a young man’s story – from experiencing everyday racism to joining...
One P.M. (One Pennebaker Movie)
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One P.M. (One Pennebaker Movie)
07 Oct 2011
Free The Space 6pm One of three Panther related films Godard co-authored in his Maoist period. Pennebaker (who made Don’t Look Back, Monterey Pop, Ziggy Stardust...
Raise the Roof Festival
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Raise the Roof Festival
08 Oct 2011 - 09 Oct 2011
The contemporary music weekend as part of The Raise the Roof! Festival explores the connections between live contemporary and electronic music and showcases some of the...
In Production
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In Production
12 Oct 2011
7pm, Free. A platform for Nottingham and Midlands based artists. Jeffery Baker and Katy Woods will both screen new work that is in development. Artist and co-founder...
Arts in Health
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Arts in Health
14 Oct 2011
11am - 3pm. Free. The Space As part of Nottingham's Mental Health Awareness Weeks Nottingham Contemporary is delighted to host a celebration organised by Arts in...
Audiophile Sessions
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Audiophile Sessions
14 Oct 2011
5pm - 11pm. Free. Nottingham's Audiophile, aka the guys behind www.wearedisconnected.co.uk and Disconnected Sounds, are getting together with local music heads for an...
War Brought all the Art Out of Me
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War Brought all the Art Out of Me
19 Oct 2011
7pm The Space Free Dr. Celeste-Marie Bernier will discuss the paintings, prints, photographs and drawings produced by Black U.S. artists who served as combat...
Klaus Weber Private View
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Klaus Weber Private View
21 Oct 2011
Private View 6pm - 9pm, followed by our launch party until 11pm. Free. Be amongst the first to see our new exhibitions by Klaus Weber. The galleries will be open from...
Invent!
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Invent!
22 Oct 2011 - 23 Oct 2011
Free. The Space & the Galleries 11am - 3pm Giant windscreen wipers? Tornados made form vacuum cleaners? Conjoined cactus? Yes, these are some of the artworks you can...
October Half Term
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October Half Term
22 Oct 2011 - 30 Oct 2011
This Half Term prepare to be amazed at Nottingham Contemporary! Our brand new exhibition, Klaus Weber opens on 22 October and it will be overflowing with weird and...
Klaus Weber
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Klaus Weber
22 Oct 2011 - 08 Jan 2012
Klaus Weber’s art works create ruptures with what we would call reality. In so doing they call our deepest belief systems into question. They provide an ironic...
Klaus Weber
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Klaus Weber
22 Oct 2011 - 08 Jan 2012
200 objects spanning 1,000,000 years, including art works by Enrico Baj, Louise Bourgeois, André Breton, Gilbert & George, Nan Goldin, William Hogarth, Eduardo...
The Small Collections Room
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The Small Collections Room
22 Oct 2011 - 05 Feb 2012
Ruth Claxton Postcards Ruth Claxton takes souvenir postcards of figurative paintings from art history and intricately reworks them by cutting into the surface and...
Klaus Weber in Conversation with  Ian White
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Klaus Weber in Conversation with Ian White
23 Oct 2011
5pm – 6.30pm, free An opportunity to hear Klaus Weber in conversation about his exhibition, art practice and interests in general with Ian White, artist and Adjunct...
The Big Draw
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The Big Draw
24 Oct 2011
1pm - 4pm. Free. Come on a journey "travelling hopefully" with artist Chris Lewis-Jones around the exterior of Nottingham Contemporary and the nearby historic Lace...
Film Screening: The Fantastic Voyage
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Film Screening: The Fantastic Voyage
26 Oct 2011
The Space, 7pm, free This film reminded Klaus Weber of curating Already there! Wandering through archives “it felt like moving ghost-like through the architecture of...
Wednesday Walk Throughs
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Wednesday Walk Throughs
26 Oct 2011 - 14 Dec 2011
Every Wednesday at 1pm. No need to book, just drop in. Our walk throughs are a chance to hear some fascinating stories about our exhibitions, told from different...
Matt Carr: Impunity on the border
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Matt Carr: Impunity on the border
27 Oct 2011
The Space, 7pm - 9pm. Free. Join us for the launch event of the new Nottingham Amnesty International Group and hear why human rights really matter from writer and...
Zun Zun Egui, Souvaris and Johnny Crump
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Zun Zun Egui, Souvaris and Johnny Crump
28 Oct 2011
Cafe.Bar.Contemporary, from 8pm. Free entry Zun Zun Egui From Bristol, UK, everywhere and nowhere comes the wildfire sound of Zun Zun Egui, toting their debut album...
Inventors Clinic
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Inventors Clinic
29 Oct 2011
The Space, 1pm - 4pm, free, drop in Got a great idea that you need help to turn into reality? Need some expert advice to push your invention to the next level? Want...
Tape Art
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Tape Art
29 Oct 2011 - 30 Oct 2011
11am - 3pm, The Studio Free, just drop in. Our week dedicated to the Big Draw comes to an end in a rather spectacular way. For the first time ever you will have the...
An Evening of Jean Rouch Films
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An Evening of Jean Rouch Films
02 Nov 2011
The Space, 6pm – 9pm, free Two influential films by the director and anthropologist Jean Rouch, Petit à Petit (1971) and Les Maîtres Fous (1955), touch on ideas in...
Dance4 presents: PME-ART (CAN)
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Dance4 presents: PME-ART (CAN)
03 Nov 2011
Two events by leading International and UK artists exploring the role of the individual. Against the background of our culture’s over-emphasis on individualism,...

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