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Collabor-8 X Fan Club: Reclaim the Dancefloor
events - Young Events
Collabor-8 X Fan Club: Reclaim the Dancefloor
24 Nov 2017
Get your dancing shoes on! We’re teaming up with Fan Club to host a leaving-do for the States of America exhibition and we’ll be celebrating the success of the...
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...
Music Production Workshop
events - Special Events
Music Production Workshop
03 Dec 2017
Join us every first Sunday of the month for a free evening of music production and networking with Ableton Certified Trainers.Want to try your hand at producing tracks...
Where-Wax: Local Electronic Music Exhibition
events - Special Events
Where-Wax: Local Electronic Music Exhibition
09 Dec 2017
Join Where-Wax for an evening of electronic sound exploration combined with local artist, labels, and good vibes. Come and experience first hand a new wave of music...
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.
I Can Hear The Barbarians Performance
events - Live
I Can Hear The Barbarians Performance
15 Dec 2017
The most critically acclaimed volume of poetry by Syrian-Brazilian poet Waly Salomão (1943-2003), Algaravias: Echo Chamber takes its title from an entangled history,...
Empty Orchestra Performance
events - Live
Empty Orchestra Performance
15 Dec 2017
Empty Orchestra refers to the origins of the Japanese compound word ‘karaoke’: kara meaning "empty" and ōkesutora for "orchestra".
From Ear to Ear to Eye Exhibition Launch Night
events - Special Events
From Ear to Ear to Eye Exhibition Launch Night
15 Dec 2017
FreeFri 15 Dec6.30pm–11pmJoin us and celebrate the launch of our next exhibition, From Ear to Ear to Eye: Sounds and Stories from Across the Arab World.From Ear to Ear...
From Ear to Ear to Eye
art - Exhibitions
From Ear to Ear to Eye
16 Dec 2017 - 04 Mar 2018
From Ear to Ear to Eye is about listening and translation. The exhibition is concerned with how sounds can provide evidence or testimony, and the ways in which histories...
New Years Eve '17: Secret Party Projects X Pop Up Party
events - Live
New Years Eve '17: Secret Party Projects X Pop Up Party
31 Dec 2017 - 01 Jan 2018
Celebrate with us this NYE as Pop Up Party and Secret Party Projects join forces to bring you an explosive night to see you through to 2018!DJ Line-Up:OPOLOPO
Mania Akbari 20 Fingers
events - Film
Mania Akbari 20 Fingers
06 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...
Mania Akbari Films
events - Film
Mania Akbari Films
06 Jan 2018 - 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.  All films...
The Study Sessions - After Orientalism
events - Talks
The Study Sessions - After Orientalism
16 Jan 2018 - 27 Feb 2018
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups. Each season we base the sessions on subjects raised in our exhibition and they are led by...
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...
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...
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...
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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