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October Dialogues 2017
events - Special Events
October Dialogues 2017
20 Oct 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
The 2017 edition of October Dialogues hosts public conversations, presentations and performances exploring issues of representation, race and equity in contemporary...
Call Mr. Robeson. A life, with songs
events - Live
Call Mr. Robeson. A life, with songs
21 Oct 2017
Join us for an evening of theatre and performance, exploring the life and times of Mr. Robeson.
October Half Term - Family Roadtrip
events - Family Events
October Half Term - Family Roadtrip
21 Oct 2017 - 05 Nov 2017
We've got loads of free family activities designed to inspire imaginations and help you explore our exhibitions together.Our events are free and all ages are...
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-3
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-3
24 Oct 2017
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups. This series will focus on different versions of the American South as realised in the work of...
Easy Rider (1969)
events - Film
Easy Rider (1969)
25 Oct 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.The counterculture...
The Big Draw: Drawing our Journey
events - Family Events
The Big Draw: Drawing our Journey
25 Oct 2017
 Welcome to our road trip! Come and join us for The Big Draw workshop with Associate Artist Chris Lewis-Jones. Use the paper as your road as we guide you...
Coming of Age Book Launch
events - Live
Coming of Age Book Launch
26 Oct 2017
Join us for the launch of the Coming of Age: 1976 and the birth anti-racism by Jagdish Patel. Everyone who grew up in the 1970’s will remember the long hot summer...
The Love Witch
events - Special Events
The Love Witch
27 Oct 2017
Something mysterious is happening...In honor of Anna Biller feminist masterpiece, The Love Witch, our Halloween celebration is a happening of cinema, performance and...
Street Photography
events - Courses
Street Photography
28 Oct 2017
This workshop will be led by Nottingham-based photographer Rinzing Kelsang. The workshop will start with an optional portfolio review followed by a presentation of...
Jarman Award 2017
events - Film
Jarman Award 2017
31 Oct 2017
Come and see a programme of deep, sharp and, at times, playful works taking on some of the biggest subjects of our times and engaging with the world around us. This...
Grey Gardens (1975)
events - Film
Grey Gardens (1975)
01 Nov 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.The derelict mansion...
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-4
events - Talks
The Study Sessions: Women Writers in the US South-4
07 Nov 2017
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups. This series will focus on different versions of the American South as realised in the work of...
2019: Re-Imagining Brexit Britain
events - Talks
2019: Re-Imagining Brexit Britain
09 Nov 2017
The vote to leave the European Union in June 2016 touched upon some of big themes about the future of the Britain as a nation state. Issues such as the backlash to...
Rumble Fish (1983)
events - Film
Rumble Fish (1983)
15 Nov 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.Adapted from...
Craft. Fair. Contemporary.
events - Special Events
Craft. Fair. Contemporary.
17 Nov 2017 - 19 Nov 2017
Start your Christmas at our Craft. Fair. Explore hundreds of beautiful, bespoke products from the very best designers and makers from Nottingham and beyond. Give your...
Street Photography 2
events - Courses
Street Photography 2
18 Nov 2017
Due to popular demand we have opened a second date for this workshop!  Led by Nottingham-based photographer Rinzing Kelsang, this workshop will start with an...
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
events - Film
My Own Private Idaho (1991)
22 Nov 2017
The Screen at Contemporary presents its autumn season, American Rebel: Celebrate the other, the outsider, the misfit and the loner of American cinema.Based loosely on...
Family Americana Party
events - Family Events
Family Americana Party
26 Nov 2017
Join us for a special Family Americana Party with the fabulous Johnny and the Raindrops.Future little rock n roll stars can get onstage with guitars, tambourines and...
Creative writing - Panya Banjoko
events - Courses
Creative writing - Panya Banjoko
10 Dec 2017 - 12 Jul 2017
Using our current exhibition States of America as a stimulus, Panya Banjoko encourages you to write creatively.
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.

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