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The Private Life of Public Images
events - Talks
The Private Life of Public Images
10 Feb 2011
A walk through of the Anne Collier exhibition with Polly Staple, Director of Chisenhale Gallery, London. In writing on Collier's work, Staple has observed how the artist...
In Focus Seminar Series: Patrizia diBello
events - Talks
In Focus Seminar Series: Patrizia diBello
10 Feb 2011
Dr diBello of Birkbeck University is the author of books on both feminist critique and photography. She is currently researching the relevance of the photograph to...
Stan Brakhage
art - Artist Cinema
Stan Brakhage
17 Feb 2011
Stan Brakhage is considered to be one of the most important figures in 20th century experimental film. Made in response to the Vietnam War 23rd Psalm, Branch contrasts...
Stan Brakhage
events - Special Events
Stan Brakhage
17 Feb 2011
Stan Brakhage is considered to be one of the most important figures in 20th century experimental film. Made in response to the Vietnam War 23rd Psalm, Branch contrasts...
In Focus Seminar Series: Cedar Lewisohn
events - Talks
In Focus Seminar Series: Cedar Lewisohn
17 Feb 2011
The artist and writer Cedar Lewisohn will consider street art and its role inside and outside conventional art institutions. This event will be followed by a Q&A with the...
Light Night
events - Special Events
Light Night
18 Feb 2011
For Light Night 2011 Nottingham Contemporary will present Jack Goldsteins’ work The Jump (1978) which was screened in Times Square, New York in 1984. The screening can...
Nottingham Classics Live
events - Live
Nottingham Classics Live
19 Feb 2011
Nottingham Contemporary is working in partnership with Nottingham Classics to present two performances by exciting young UK based pianists, at 1pm and 8pm.
Aistaguca
events - Live
Aistaguca
19 Feb 2011
Aistaguca - the uks only resident balkan gypsy wedding band - performing high energy, balkan inspired beats and melodies in the Uk for over five years. Aistaguca...
37 Years - Sound Work
events - Talks
37 Years - Sound Work
23 Feb 2011
In the mid-1970s Jack Goldstein made a series of vinyl records featuring sound effects used in the production of Hollywood movies. 37 Years is an experimental sound work...
An Evening with Morgan Fisher
events - Talks
An Evening with Morgan Fisher
24 Feb 2011
One of the most influential avant-garde film makers of his generation, Morgan Fisher began working in Los Angeles at around the same time as Jack Goldstein. Though very...
Dance4 presents
events - Live
Dance4 presents
26 Feb 2011 - 12 Mar 2011
Three events will take place at Nottingham Contemporary in The Space as part of Nottdace Festival 2011 Sat 26 February Europe in Motion: Mosaic Identities Part 1,...
Young People's Outreach Project
events - Young Events
Young People's Outreach Project
03 Mar 2011 - 12 Dec 2011
Between the lines is a year long text and spoken word digital project working specifically with vulnerable young people. The project started in March and ran untill...
Gaffa
events - Live
Gaffa
05 Mar 2011
While the NME ran the first of many national live reviews, citing Gaffa as “ the ‘Nottingham Band “. It took sounds to pronounce Gaffa “ - plain and simple -...
Human Library
events - Special Events
Human Library
08 Mar 2011
11.30am – 2.30pm The Study, Free Come and explore a Human Library in The Study. This event offers a chance to borrow a person rather than a book. Organised in...
Nina Power
events - Talks
Nina Power
09 Mar 2011
A subtle critique of the sexual politics of photography is often apparent in Anne Collier’s images. Nina Power, author of One Dimensional Woman, discusses contemporary...
Salmagundi
events - Live
Salmagundi
12 Mar 2011
8pm Salmagundi are seven talented musicians who perform music full of interest and energy – music that’s very much their own, but revels in a world of influences,...
Rush, Rights, and the Rise of Radical Wrong
events - Talks
Rush, Rights, and the Rise of Radical Wrong
15 Mar 2011
A lecture by Patricia J. Williams, James L. Dohr Professor of Law, Columbia University, New York & 2011 J.C. Smith Trust Fund Senior Visiting Scholar followed by a...
Used
events - Talks
Used
16 Mar 2011
7pm, The Space. Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled.
Jean Fisher: A Swim Against the Tide
events - Talks
Jean Fisher: A Swim Against the Tide
17 Mar 2011
Jean Fisher knew Jack Goldstein well and wrote about his work in depth. Fisher will speak of Goldstein’s core concerns and offer her perspective on his aesthetic...
Hollis Frampton
art - Artist Cinema
Hollis Frampton
24 Mar 2011
To coincide with the Jack Goldstein exhibition we are offering the opportunity to experience works by two of his contemporaries, Stan Brakhage and Hollis Frampton....
Gallery Assistants Walk Through
events - Talks
Gallery Assistants Walk Through
24 Mar 2011
Nottingham Contemporary Gallery Assistants share their opinions and experience of nine weeks in the company of Jack Goldstein and Anne Collier. Featuring Aaron...
Giving the Eye
events - Special Events
Giving the Eye
26 Mar 2011 - 27 Mar 2011
Choreographer Nicola Conibere will work with students to create a performance and installation. Conibere is a London-based performance maker whose practice crosses...
In Production
events - Talks
In Production
30 Mar 2011
A platform for artists based in Nottingham and the Midlands.Three artists will screen a new work before an audience discussion. Blue Firth, currently studying at the...
Deli Quartet
events - Live
Deli Quartet
09 Apr 2011
8pm, Entrance Free ‘Deli’ is a unique combination of four very different musicians – their connection will take you on a spirit-lifting journey of musical...
The Do–It–All Dating Game
events - Talks
The Do–It–All Dating Game
12 Apr 2011
This live dating game – hosted by Oriana Fox and John Kilduff (aka Mr Let’s Paint) – has been devised by recent graduates from Nottingham Trent University, Clare...
Huang Yong Ping
art - Exhibitions
Huang Yong Ping
15 Apr 2011 - 26 Jun 2011
Huang Yong Ping is one of the leading Chinese artists of his generation. He moved to Paris in 1989 after participating in the renowned Magiciens de la Terre exhibition at...
The Small Collections Room
art - Small Collections Room
The Small Collections Room
15 Apr 2011 - 26 Jun 2011
The artist Thomas Demand has curated a selection of postcards of grottoes for our Small Collections Room, filling each cabinet with multiple images of curious...
Wael Shawky
art - Exhibitions
Wael Shawky
15 Apr 2011 - 26 Jun 2011
Wael Shawky’s work explores transitional events in society, politics, culture and religion in the Arab World. These concerns have been brought into sharp focus by...
The Bookmark Project
art - Exhibitions
The Bookmark Project
15 Apr 2011 - 26 Jun 2011
Bookmarks created by 11 Nottingham-based artists, inserted in The Study book collection Curated by Yelena Popova Wayne Burrows, Mik Godley, Candice Jacobs, Aaron...
Artist's Talk by Huang Yong Ping
events - Talks
Artist's Talk by Huang Yong Ping
16 Apr 2011
A rare opportunity to hear Huang Yong Ping speak about his work. He is joined by Lydia Yee, Curator at Barbican Art Gallery, who curated his 2009 exhibition in The...

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