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Silva Lining's Care Plan
events - Special Events
Silva Lining's Care Plan
21 Sep 2018
Silva Lining's Care Plan is a research-based performance that shines a light on the experiences of paid carers for persons with dementia.Expect laughter, tears, mischief,...
Cinema and the Anticolonial Liberation Struggles 4
events - Film
Cinema and the Anticolonial Liberation Struggles 4
22 Sep 2018
6.30-8.30pm
Artivism: Art as Political Activism
events - Special Events
Artivism: Art as Political Activism
25 Sep 2018
Join us to mark the end of Artivism, an Erasmus+ European project aimed at young people that explores the relationship between art and activism.The event will explore key...
A Single Man (2009)
events - Film
A Single Man (2009)
26 Sep 2018
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer 2018 film season, Day Before Night. A lot can happen in just 24 hours - join us this summer for moody, feverish and frantic...
Tehching Hsieh | Yingmei Duan
events - Talks
Tehching Hsieh | Yingmei Duan
29 Sep 2018
2-4pm  Join us for a conversation between artist Tehching Hsieh and curator Adrian Heathfield, followed by a new performative lecture by artist Yingmei Duan...
Haiku Salut - Lamp Show Tour
events - Live
Haiku Salut - Lamp Show Tour
29 Sep 2018
For their first two critically acclaimed albums, Derbyshire trio Haiku Salut concerned themselves with interweaving musical genres – finding new ways to combine folk...
Rope (1948)
events - Film
Rope (1948)
03 Oct 2018
The Screen at Contemporary presents its summer 2018 film season, Day Before Night. A lot can happen in just 24 hours - join us this summer for moody, feverish and frantic...
Conversation with Adam Caruso
events - Talks
Conversation with Adam Caruso
04 Oct 2018
6.30–8.30pm  The series 'Architecture in Conversation' questions what are the current debates in architecture planning and its social functions.
The Black Queen
events - Live
The Black Queen
10 Oct 2018
A kind of power synth pop trio, the Black Queen began in casual fashion and developed into a full-blown band treated by its members as much more than an extracurricular...
Book Launch: Taking it to the Max
events - Talks
Book Launch: Taking it to the Max
11 Oct 2018
6.30-8.30pm
DJ Vadim
events - Live
DJ Vadim
20 Oct 2018
What happens if you cross a Brazilian carnival spirit with a reggae sound-system and fresh hip-hop production with a tour schedule that dwarfs British Airways flight plan...
Still I Rise
art - Exhibitions
Still I Rise
27 Oct 2018 - 27 Jan 2019
Still I Rise is a timely exhibition exploring the role that women have played in the history of resistance movements and alternative forms of living. Coinciding with the...
Seby Ntege
events - Live
Seby Ntege
10 Nov 2018
Seby Ntege is an internationally recognised multi-instrumentalist from eastern Uganda and is a UK ambassador for Ugandan folk music. Supported by a truly...
65daysofstatic
events - Live
65daysofstatic
19 Nov 2018
DECOMPOSITION THEORY: LIVE ALGORITHMIC A/V PERFORMANCEFresh from their critically acclaimed, infinitely-long and decidedly non-linear soundtrack to the universe-sized No...
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...
Take This Knitting Machine and Shove it
art - Exhibitions
Take This Knitting Machine and Shove it
12 Sep 2009 - 18 Oct 2009
“Chant no more your old rhymes about bold Robin Hood His feats I but little admire I will sing the achievements of General Ludd Now the hero of...
SOFA - A documentary film by Benjamin Wigley
events - Young Events
SOFA - A documentary film by Benjamin Wigley
28 Oct 2009
On Wednesday the adventure begins.... Get Involved 17's beautiful Nottingham Contemporary Sofa will begin its journey, starting at 9am in the heart of our city: Old...
Words, Worlds
events - Talks
Words, Worlds
13 Nov 2009
Language is central to the work of Brannon, Stark and Wilcox. Each of these American artists exploits words for their literary, historical, psychological and graphic...

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