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Science Fiction Writing Workshops
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Science Fiction Writing Workshops
23 Feb 2010
Led by writer and journalist Damien G. Walter, this series of workshops for writers at all stages explores radical and political science fiction, from the post-colonial...
Mother Earth Sister Moon Fashion Show 1
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Mother Earth Sister Moon Fashion Show 1
25 Feb 2010
Futuristic fashion shows will take place inside the giant sculpture inspired by Valentina Tereshkova’s space suit. Thirty performers will model actual or new designs...
Evening Class of the Eastern Bloc, Stefanos Katsikas
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Evening Class of the Eastern Bloc, Stefanos Katsikas
03 Mar 2010
Dr Stefanos Katsikas of the History Department of Goldsmiths, University of London, revisits the Warsaw Pact and the Cold War. The Space, 7pm - 8.30pm Evening...
The Live Lecture Series: Jane and Louise Wilson
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The Live Lecture Series: Jane and Louise Wilson
05 Mar 2010
Nottingham Contemporary is collaborating with the Fine Art Department of Nottingham Trent University to present The Live Lecture series. In the first one the artists Jane...
The White Project
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The White Project
11 Mar 2010
Fashion Design students from Nottingham Trent University’s School of Art and Design will be showcasing contemporary garments, all made in white. Entrance will be a...
Soviet Cosmos
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Soviet Cosmos
25 Mar 2010
Associate Professor Rolf Hellebust of the University of Nottingham will give an illustrated lecture on the history of Soviet space exploration as a symbol of utopian...
Pysanky
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Pysanky
26 Mar 2010
Join Irene Hazan to take part in the Ukranian art of decorating eggs. Pysanky dates back to ancient times when the sun-god was worshipped. Eggs were magical objects that...
Mother Earth Sister Moon Fashion Show 2
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Mother Earth Sister Moon Fashion Show 2
27 Mar 2010
Futuristic fashion shows will take place inside the giant sculpture inspired by Valentina Tereshkova’s space suit. Thirty performers will model designs inspired by...
Free Family Easter Fun
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Free Family Easter Fun
30 Mar 2010 - 11 Apr 2010
Join the Space Race for free this Easter Holidays!As well as Star City, the fascinating exhibition about the Soviet space race - films about rockets, a life-sized replica...
Ed Lamps
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Ed Lamps
03 Apr 2010
Ed Lamps performs his own collection of stylish and catchy songs and beautiful classics. A stylish and refreshing act whose sounds reflect the tastes of modern Europe....
Mother Earth Sister Moon Fashion Show 3
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Mother Earth Sister Moon Fashion Show 3
08 Apr 2010
Futuristic fashion shows will take place inside the giant sculpture inspired by Valentina Tereshkova’s space suit. Thirty performers will model actual or new designs...
Communist Rock and Roll
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Communist Rock and Roll
09 Apr 2010
How did the Western devil’s music filter through to the Soviet sphere of influence, and how did it express popular sentiment - despite strict censorship? Our three...
Artnot Lates
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Artnot Lates
15 Apr 2010
Explore Nottingham’s independent art scene with Artnot Lates - a special programme of late night art events, performance and exhibition from a cluster of Nottingham’s...
The Hot Club
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The Hot Club
17 Apr 2010
Nottingham’s own Hot Club band play ‘Gypsy Jazz’ – incorporating the Swing and Bal Musette traditions of Parisienne style Cafe music, they are also exponents of...
The Geopolitical Turn
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The Geopolitical Turn
08 May 2010
What are the reference points for contemporary art in a global economy that creates enormous wealth as well as widening inequality. Our opening conference explores the...
Uneven Geographies
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Uneven Geographies
08 May 2010 - 04 Jul 2010
Éduardo Abaroa, Azzellini & Ressler, Yto Barrada, Ursula Biemann, Bureau d’Études, Öyvind Fahlström, Goldin + Senneby, Mark Lombardi, Steve McQueen, Cildo Meireles,...
Play and Learn sessions
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Play and Learn sessions
08 May 2010 - 04 Jul 2010
Take part in our free Play and Learn sessions. Enjoy games, movement, music, and making in a welcoming, relaxed environment. Our activities are linked to the themes of...
Learning Previews for Schools and Colleges
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Learning Previews for Schools and Colleges
11 May 2010
If you are an educator or work in a school, college or learning environment come along to our Learning Preview for Uneven Geographies. Find out how your students can...
Artnot Lates
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Artnot Lates
14 May 2010
Explore Nottingham’s independent art scene with Artnot Lates. In May the second selection of galleries stay open for a special programme of night time viewing, private...
Tracing Mobility
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Tracing Mobility
15 May 2010
Tracing Mobility is a series of events produced by Radiator which aim to increase knowledge about the cultural aspects of future mobility and the new spaces created by...
Introduction to Magazine Writing
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Introduction to Magazine Writing
18 May 2010 - 22 Jun 2010
Led by Left Lion writer James Walker, these four workshops will teach the key skills required for magazine journalism at an introductory level, including pitching a...
Global Nottingham
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Global Nottingham
19 May 2010
We will be working with our sister gallery The New Art Exchange on a programme of events showcasing Global Nottingham during Uneven Geographies. In this first event...
Saskia Sassen
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Saskia Sassen
19 May 2010
Nottingham Contemporary is pleased to present Saskia Sassen, Visiting Professor at the London School of Economics and Robert S. Lynd Professor of Sociology at Columbia...
Contemporary Art and Contemporary Life
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Contemporary Art and Contemporary Life
25 May 2010
Victoria Tischler, a psychologist from The University of Nottingham’s Medical School, will explore the impact of Uneven Geographies with visitors in these informal...
John Tomlinson: Accelerated Life
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John Tomlinson: Accelerated Life
26 May 2010
Are we imagining it – or is life really getting faster? Professor John Tomlinson, of Nottingham Trent University, author of The Culture of Speed: The Coming of...
Yunioshi
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Yunioshi
29 May 2010
In a year they plan to make their own, Yunioshi is releasing new music, playing mainstream festivals and pushing for more airplay then ever before. “ A brightly,...
Hatch Presents
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Hatch Presents
01 Jun 2010
Catch a cycle-powered rickshaw courtesy of Hatch and take to the streets to contemplate the nature of journeys and destiny. This intimate and philosophicalride combines...
March for Take Over Day
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March for Take Over Day
02 Jun 2010
Bored with the election...well here's something different! Get Involved 17 are taking to the streets to promote the Vote Art Take Over Day on Friday 4th June 2010 at...
Get Involved 17
events - Young Events
Get Involved 17
04 Jun 2010
For one day only Nottingham Contemporary is being taken over by young people! Get Involved 17 needs you to take part and vote in our interactive art election. The...
Cafe Du Monde
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Cafe Du Monde
05 Jun 2010
Cafe Du monde is a flaming fusion of acoustic instruments and inspiration gathered from across the world and brought to life by Steve’s near legendary old hand guitar...

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