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Contemporary Art and Contemporary Life
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Contemporary Art and Contemporary Life
25 May 2010
Victoria Tischler, a psychologist from The University of Nottingham’s Medical School, will explore the impact of Uneven Geographies with visitors in these informal...
John Tomlinson: Accelerated Life
events - Talks
John Tomlinson: Accelerated Life
26 May 2010
Are we imagining it – or is life really getting faster? Professor John Tomlinson, of Nottingham Trent University, author of The Culture of Speed: The Coming of...
Yunioshi
events - Live
Yunioshi
29 May 2010
In a year they plan to make their own, Yunioshi is releasing new music, playing mainstream festivals and pushing for more airplay then ever before. “ A brightly,...
Hatch Presents
events - Special Events
Hatch Presents
01 Jun 2010
Catch a cycle-powered rickshaw courtesy of Hatch and take to the streets to contemplate the nature of journeys and destiny. This intimate and philosophicalride combines...
March for Take Over Day
events - Young Events
March for Take Over Day
02 Jun 2010
Bored with the election...well here's something different! Get Involved 17 are taking to the streets to promote the Vote Art Take Over Day on Friday 4th June 2010 at...
Get Involved 17
events - Young Events
Get Involved 17
04 Jun 2010
For one day only Nottingham Contemporary is being taken over by young people! Get Involved 17 needs you to take part and vote in our interactive art election. The...
Cafe Du Monde
events - Live
Cafe Du Monde
05 Jun 2010
Cafe Du monde is a flaming fusion of acoustic instruments and inspiration gathered from across the world and brought to life by Steve’s near legendary old hand guitar...
The Take
events - Talks
The Take
08 Jun 2010
The Take is a political thriller that follows Argentina’s workers who are re-claiming the country’s bankrupt workplaces for themselves. Writer Naomi Klein, author of...
New Geographies of Globalisation
events - Deterritorialization
New Geographies of Globalisation
09 Jun 2010
Three speakers from The University of Nottingham's School of Geography present global case studies. Louise Crewe examines the complex landscape of the contemporary...
The Future Sucks
events - Talks
The Future Sucks
10 Jun 2010
A discussion by Alan Simpson Former Nottingham South MP Alan Simpson will lead a discussion based on his global research into environmental solutions – ranging from...
Zimbabwean Cultural Evening
events - Special Events
Zimbabwean Cultural Evening
17 Jun 2010
6.30pm - 8.30pm film screening of Flame with Q&A, £3 or £2 concessions, pay on arrival, New Art Exchange, 39-41 Gregory Boulevard, Nottingham NG7 6BE From 9pm Live...
Melting Pot
events - Live
Melting Pot
18 Jun 2010 - 24 Sep 2010
Every Friday through the summer the Cafe.Bar.Contemporary terrace will be a ‘Melting Pot’ of music. Our new resident DJ's, Pete Bradley, ‘DJ Fluff’ and friends...
Annexinema
events - Special Events
Annexinema
19 Jun 2010
1 Thoresby Street, Nottingham NG1 1AJ. Donations welcome, drop in, From 8.30pm. Directions to 1 Thoresby Street The programme takes a sideways look at the themes of...
Xenospace
events - Talks
Xenospace
22 Jun 2010
Angus Cameron, Lecturer in Human Geography at the University of Leicester and emissary of the artists Goldin+Senneby (included in the Uneven Geographies exhibition) will...
The Yes Men Fix The World
events - Talks
The Yes Men Fix The World
24 Jun 2010
The true story of two politically committed mischief makers who pose as the representatives of companies they despise - and impose justice by any means at theirdisposal....
Charles Washington Quintet
events - Live
Charles Washington Quintet
26 Jun 2010
The Charles Washington Quintet makes its debut at Cafe.Bar.Live, playing an entertaining mix of soulful ballads, lively swing and latin jazz standards. The band is led...
Towards an Even Geography
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Towards an Even Geography
01 Jul 2010
Towards an Even Geography celebrates the launch of the 'Even Geographies' pamphlet: an anthology of utopian visions responding to the themes explored in Uneven...
In Production
events - Talks
In Production
14 Jul 2010
'New Video at Nottingham Contemporary' will present three artists, Duncan Allen, Thomas Darby and Theo Reeves-Evison. The artists have been invited to each screen a new...
MuHa
events - Live
MuHa
17 Jul 2010
MuHa- New Roots from Eastern Europe band is returning to Nottingham Contemporary on Saturday July 17th to launch their new album Taras.
Lars Laumann
art - Artist Cinema
Lars Laumann
17 Jul 2010 - 18 Jul 2010
Eija-Riitta Berliner-Mauer describes herself as an “objectum sexualist”, meaning that she is “emotionally and sexually attracted to objects.” In 1979 she married...
Diane Arbus
art - Exhibitions
Diane Arbus
17 Jul 2010 - 03 Oct 2010
Diane Arbus is one of the most important photographers of the twentieth century, an influential figure whose compellingly honest style of photography paved the way for...
Gert and Uwe Tobias
art - Exhibitions
Gert and Uwe Tobias
17 Jul 2010 - 03 Oct 2010
Gert and Uwe Tobias’ large woodcuts, gouache paintings, typewriter drawings and ceramic sculptures combine influences from traditional folk art and abstract art from...
Folk Tale Writing Workshops
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Folk Tale Writing Workshops
20 Jul 2010 - 03 Aug 2010
Simon Heywood, who lectures in folklore and storytelling at Derby University, will lead a series of writing workshops, including forms of the folk tale, European and...
Lunchtime Talks
events - Talks
Lunchtime Talks
21 Jul 2010 - 29 Sep 2010
Artists, curators and special guests will lead a walk through Gert and Uwe Tobias and Diane Arbus - everyone is most welcome to join them. Time: Every Wednesday, 1pm -...
Subtitles: Screening and Discussion
events - Talks
Subtitles: Screening and Discussion
23 Jul 2010
Director Anders Kreuger in conversation with Alex Farquharson, Director of Nottingham Contemporary, followed by a screening of Subtitles, Kreuger’s dissection of the...
Zoo - Live Jazz Fusion
events - Live
Zoo - Live Jazz Fusion
24 Jul 2010
Cafe Bar Live are delighted to announce that Zoo, BEST JAZZ ARTIST at 2007 New Music Awards will be playing this Saturday 24 July, 8.00pm at Cafe Bar...
Anders Kreuger
art - Artist Cinema
Anders Kreuger
24 Jul 2010 - 25 Jul 2010
Subtitles is an episode of the Swedish children’s television programme Det Bara Hander from 1972, with a commentary by Anders Kreuger. Viewing the programme as an...
Free summer family fun
events - Family Events
Free summer family fun
24 Jul 2010 - 05 Sep 2010
Visit the world's biggest photo booth for free! Pose for your picture in the world’s biggest photo booth. Every day during the school holidays the world’s biggest...
Photo Booth
events - Special Events
Photo Booth
24 Jul 2010 - 05 Sep 2010
Find and download your picture from the World's Biggest Photo Booth Use the link or the slideshow below to find your picture. To take part in The World's Largest...
Diane Arbus and Howard Nemerov - A Resemblance
events - Talks
Diane Arbus and Howard Nemerov - A Resemblance
29 Jul 2010
Alexander Nemerov is the nephew of Diane Arbus - son of her brother, the acclaimed poet Howard Nemerov and Professor of Art and American Studies at Yale University. In a...

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