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Warhol's La San Diego Surf
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Warhol's La San Diego Surf
04 December 2013
 Gary Needham (Nottingham Trent University), James Boaden (University of York) and Lucy Bradnock (University of Nottingham) present the story of Warhol’s LA...
Warhol's LA
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Warhol's LA
03 December 2013 - 04 December 2013
Tuesday 3 December Study Day: Warhol's Cinema  Screening: Tarzan & Jane Regained, Sort of...(1963, 80mins, 16mm)  Wednesday 4...
Study Day Warhol's Cinema
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Study Day Warhol's Cinema
03 December 2013
2pm - 5pm FreeThe Space Gary Needham and Glyn Davis introduce Warhol as a film-maker, covering the full range of his practices, and featuring...
The Theory of Zappa
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The Theory of Zappa
28 November 2013
Shimmering, Shining, Vomiting, Glitter
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Shimmering, Shining, Vomiting, Glitter
14 November 2013 - 15 November 2013
 
Children in Society: Four Faces of Childhood Today
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Children in Society: Four Faces of Childhood Today
06 November 2013
Wednesday 6 November6pm - 8pmFree, booking requiredThe SpaceChildren in Society: Four Faces of Childhood Today is a public event based on four inspiring short talks...
Speaking through Masks Jan Verwoert
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Speaking through Masks Jan Verwoert
05 November 2013
 
Wasteland Conversation #4 Creativity
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Wasteland Conversation #4 Creativity
29 October 2013
6.30pm - 8.30pmFreeCafe.Bar.Contemporary
Study Session: The Poetics & Politics of Disgust
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Study Session: The Poetics & Politics of Disgust
24 October 2013 - 05 December 2013
Thursdays 24 October, 7 November, 21 November, 5 December 6pm - 8pm Free The Study What does it mean to be disgusting?
Paper Fashions. An Evening with Patssi Valdez
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Paper Fashions. An Evening with Patssi Valdez
17 October 2013
A conversation with Patssi Valdez, Asco’s only regular female member, addresses the importance of her critical attitude toward style and dress. The...
Outsiders and Insiders
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Outsiders and Insiders
16 October 2013
6.30pm -8.30pm FreeThe Space In conjunction with the Djanogly Art Gallery exhibition Art In The Asylum: creativity and the evolution of psychiatry (7 September - 3...
No Movie for Asco: Harry Gamboa Jr & Rita Gonzalez
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No Movie for Asco: Harry Gamboa Jr & Rita Gonzalez
15 October 2013
An opportunity to reveal both the original context of Asco's production and its current place within a history of contemporary art practice in Los Angles and beyond. The...
Asco
art - Exhibitions
Asco
12 October 2013 - 05 January 2014
Asco were formed in the early 1970s by four Chicano artists - Harry Gamboa Jr, Gronk, Willie F. Herrón III and Patssi Valdez - who met in high school in East LA, the...
Geoffrey Farmer
art - Exhibitions
Geoffrey Farmer
12 October 2013 - 05 January 2014
Geoffrey Farmer is a unique and disconcerting voice in Canadian art. Borrowing elements from conceptual and installation art, he combines poetry and social commentary...
102 Years Out of Synch Mikhail Karikis
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102 Years Out of Synch Mikhail Karikis
20 September 2013
6.30pm – 8.30pm Free The Space Made in 1911, L’Inferno was Italy’s first feature film – a striking visual feast depicting hell as...
Live Listening Tour
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Live Listening Tour
19 September 2013
2pm - 4pmIn this gallery-based event, writers who have been participating in the current Study Sessions group will present new work as spoken word. Their...
Aquatopia Walkthrough with Philip Steinberg
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Aquatopia Walkthrough with Philip Steinberg
18 September 2013
1 - 1.45pm Free Philip Steinberg's research explores the vast possibilities of the ocean as laboratory where alternative futures are imagined.
Flux of Ocean : Anti Lecture by David Toop
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Flux of Ocean : Anti Lecture by David Toop
18 September 2013
6.30pm – 8.30pm Free The Space (In David Toop’s words) The ocean of sound is a state of longing which can be heard but not seen.
The Forgotten Space
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The Forgotten Space
17 September 2013
6pm – 9pm (including intermission) Free The Space Award winning documentary The Forgotten Space (Allan Sekula & Noel Burch, 2010....
Aquatopia Walkthrough with James Russell
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Aquatopia Walkthrough with James Russell
11 September 2013
1 - 1.45pm Free Author and lecturer James Russell has written extensively on artist Eric Ravilious, whose work is on show in Aquatopia.
Hélène Cixous in Conversation with Alexandra Grant
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Hélène Cixous in Conversation with Alexandra Grant
10 September 2013
Broadcast live for Nottingham Contemporary from Mains d’Oeuvres, Saint-Ouen, Paris. In the English-speaking world, novelist, philosopher and playwright Hélène...
In Postcolonial Waters with Abdulrazak Gurnah
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In Postcolonial Waters with Abdulrazak Gurnah
07 September 2013
3pm – 5pm Free The Space The novels of Abdulrazak Gurnah are concerned with experiences of migration and displacement, invoking the sea as a...
Aquatopia Walkthrough with Alexis Kirke
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Aquatopia Walkthrough with Alexis Kirke
04 September 2013
1 - 1.45pm Free Alexis Kirke leads this tour of the show drawing on his interdisciplinary work on art and technology.
The Sea Inside with Philip Hoare
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The Sea Inside with Philip Hoare
04 September 2013
6.30pm - 8.30pmFreeThe SpacePhilip Hoare will speak on the subject of his new book The Sea Inside, a personal memoir and travelogue that reflects his rediscovery of the...
Aquatopia Walkthrough with Carl Thompson
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Aquatopia Walkthrough with Carl Thompson
28 August 2013
1 - 1.45pm Free Carl Thompson reads the exhibition based on his research on shipwrecks in art and literature.
Dukes Wood Project
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Dukes Wood Project
28 August 2013 - 01 September 2013
Dukes Wood Project is a temporary residency programme based at a nature reserve and a former oil field in Nottinghamshire. Curated by Ordinary Culture, it culminates in...
Dukes Wood William Raban
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Dukes Wood William Raban
28 August 2013
7pm – 9pm Free The Space William Raban’s celebrated film (1986. 66mins) follows the Thames’ seaward flow from the City into the estuary and...
Audio Description Workshop
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Audio Description Workshop
15 August 2013
2pm - 6pmFreeThe StudioLed by live describer Ann Hornsby, this workshop will help members of the Study Sessions group to script an exhibition tour. Places are...
The Study Sessions, Hélène Cixous Sight Unseen
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The Study Sessions, Hélène Cixous Sight Unseen
01 August 2013 - 12 September 2013
Stories in the Place of Art Criticism Part II The Summer Study Sessions are an opportunity to take part in collective reading and develop critical creative writing....
Imagining the Deep Nicholas Higgs
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Imagining the Deep Nicholas Higgs
30 July 2013
6.30pm – 8.30pm Free The Space The invisibility of the deep sea creates a sense of mystery but makes it hard to grasp its myriad species and...

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