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Psycho (1960)
events - Film
Psycho (1960)
24 Jan 2018
The Screen at Contemporary welcomes you to check in to our new season of classic films set in hotels and motels. Hotels have long been the scene for mischief, excess and...
Much ado about Basaglia
events - Talks
Much ado about Basaglia
26 Jan 2018
An evening of radio performance by Radio Fragola Gorizia (Italy), including films, a live radio broadcast and discussion. Focusing on relationships between art and...
Mania Akbari 10+4
events - Film
Mania Akbari 10+4
27 Jan 2018
Mania Akbari, one of the most remarkable Iranian female directors, shows her latest works in a series of screenings at Nottingham Contemporary.  This film will...
The Study Sessions - After Orientalism 2
events - Talks
The Study Sessions - After Orientalism 2
30 Jan 2018
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups.
2046 (2005)
events - Film
2046 (2005)
31 Jan 2018
The Screen at Contemporary welcomes you to check in to our new season of classic films set in hotels and motels. Hotels have long been the scene for mischief, excess and...
Creative writing - Panya Banjoko
events - Courses
Creative writing - Panya Banjoko
02 Feb 2018 - 23 Feb 2018
Using our exhibitions as a prompt, Panya Banjoko encourages you to write creatively.
Listening Session with Joe Namy
events - Special Events
Listening Session with Joe Namy
03 Feb 2018
Join us for an extraordinary listening session on the coloured history of music photography with From Ear to Ear to Eye exhibiting artist, Joe Namy.As part of his...
Exploring Embroidery
events - Courses
Exploring Embroidery
06 Feb 2018 - 27 Feb 2018
Come and explore the techniques of contemporary embroidery with us this February. Guided by Associate Artist Charlotte Tupper, together we’ll discover the methods and...
Don't Bother to Knock (1952)
events - Film
Don't Bother to Knock (1952)
07 Feb 2018
The Screen at Contemporary welcomes you to check in to our new season of classic films set in hotels and motels. Hotels have long been the scene for mischief, excess and...
Mania Akbari One.Two.One
events - Film
Mania Akbari One.Two.One
10 Feb 2018 - 10 Feb 2017
Mania Akbari, one of the most remarkable Iranian female directors, shows her latest works in a series of screenings at Nottingham Contemporary.  This film will...
Reggae Take Over
events - Live
Reggae Take Over
10 Feb 2018
Since 2009 Reggae Take Over have been uplifting the nation with conscious reggae music. Now, we’re taking our annual celebration of Robert Nesta Marley (RIP) on the...
On Translations Conference
events - Special Events
On Translations Conference
17 Feb 2018
This one-day event of talks and performances brings together artists and scholars to explore the cultural and political contradictions that arise in processes of...
February Half Term
events - Family Events
February Half Term
17 Feb 2018 - 25 Feb 2018
Paper JourneysGet creative this February half term and take your senses on a journey around our galleries, then make a giant folding book that goes on for...
Ye Funa: From Hand to Hand
art - Exhibitions
Ye Funa: From Hand to Hand
17 Feb 2018 - 04 Mar 2018
Exhibition Launch: Fri 16 Feb
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
events - Film
The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
21 Feb 2018
The Screen at Contemporary welcomes you to check in to our new season of classic films set in hotels and motels. Hotels have long been the scene for mischief, excess and...
The Shining (1980)
events - Film
The Shining (1980)
28 Feb 2018
The Screen at Contemporary welcomes you to check in to our new season of classic films set in hotels and motels. Hotels have long been the scene for mischief, excess and...
Mania Akbari Enraciné
events - Film
Mania Akbari Enraciné
03 Mar 2018
Mania Akbari, one of the most remarkable Iranian female directors, shows her latest works in a series of screenings at Nottingham Contemporary.  This film will...
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...

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