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Recitatif: Never saying anything at all
events - Live
Recitatif: Never saying anything at all
11 Nov 2017 - 12 Nov 2017
What if we need new words to build new social and political relation?  Local performers adapt a libretto and musical score by artist Steffani Jemison in...
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...
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...
Exhibition Launch Performances
events - Live
Exhibition Launch Performances
15 Dec 2017
As part of the launch of our exhibition From Ear to Ear to Eye, we will be hosting two unique performances concerning language and translations.
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...
Spot Talks
events - Gallery Tours
Spot Talks
16 Dec 2017 - 03 Mar 2018
16 Dec 2017 - 03 Mar 2018Join in the conversation, gain new insight into the exhibitions, and ask all the questions you like in our Spot Talks!Led by our Gallery...
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 an exhibition that explores sound, music and listening in myriad forms. It traces the acoustic lives of different cities and places across the...
Family Festive Thank You Event
events - Family Events
Family Festive Thank You Event
17 Dec 2017
Ourselves and Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Refugee Forumwarmly invite you to celebrate the end of the year with us!Join in the festive fun and get creative this...
A Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
events - Film
A Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
20 Dec 2017
Join us this December for an extra special film screening to bring a little joy and festivity to your Christmas!A sceptical shop manager and her daughter make friends...
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
Lost in Translation (2005)
events - Film
Lost in Translation (2005)
03 Jan 2018
The Screen at Contemporary welcomes you to check in to our new season of classic films set in hotels and motels. Hotels have long been the scene for mischief, excess and...
Hotel Hotel Film Season
events - Film
Hotel Hotel Film Season
03 Jan 2018 - 28 Feb 2018
This Winter, The Screen at Contemporary presents Hotel Hotel!
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...
BBC Radio 3 Presents: Exposure Nottingham
events - Live
BBC Radio 3 Presents: Exposure Nottingham
09 Jan 2018
Verity Sharp hosts this event showcasing local artists working in experimental music genres.Featuring sets from art-rock duo Rattle (twin drumkits and vocals); the Dead...
Barton Fink (1991)
events - Film
Barton Fink (1991)
10 Jan 2018
The Screen at Contemporary welcomes you to check in to our new season of classic films set in hotels and motels. Hotels have long been the scene for mischief, excess and...
Walkthroughs From Ear to Ear to Eye
events - Talks
Walkthroughs From Ear to Ear to Eye
10 Jan 2018 - 21 Feb 2018
Join us for a different perspective on our exhibition as artists, experts, researchers and academics give short talks in their field of expertise relating to the concepts...
Mutual Recognition Performance
events - Live
Mutual Recognition Performance
13 Jan 2018
Mutual Recognition System (Concerning Max Factor) is a live durational performance that speaks to Max Factor’s cosmetics experiment in 1930 with a new lipstick...
Steffani Jemison and Justin Hicks: Mikrokosmos
events - Live
Steffani Jemison and Justin Hicks: Mikrokosmos
13 Jan 2018 - 14 Jan 2018
“Bluesology is the science of how things feel.”—Gil Scott-HeronNottingham Contemporary is pleased to present Mikrokosmos: Another time, this time, one time, a newly...
The Study Sessions After Orientalism 1
events - Talks
The Study Sessions After Orientalism 1
16 Jan 2018
The Study Sessions are a series of informal reading and discussion groups.
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...
Undead Uprising
events - Live
Undead Uprising
18 Jan 2018
 Book launch with author John Cussans and Wendy Asquith Undead Uprising: Haiti, Horror and the Zombie Complex traces the history of racist and xenophobic...

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