Nottingham Contemporary

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Nottingham NG1 2GB United Kingdom
T. 0115 948 9750

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Nottingham Contemporary brings international art to an iconic building in the city centre. Designed by Caruso St John, it is one of the largest and most ambitious contemporary arts spaces in the UK.

It opened on 14 November 2009, the building project was funded by Nottingham City Council, Arts Council England, the Greater Nottingham Partnership, East Midlands Development Agency, the Regional Development Fund of the European Union and individual donors.

Current and forthcoming events

12 Events listed

Cover Image, Failure, edited by Lisa Le Feuvre, co-published by Whitechapel Gallery and The MIT Press, 2010
24.04.14 - 24.04.14Event ends today

What is Success? with Lisa Le Feuvre


Wolfgang Tillmans, Dan, 2008. Arts Council Collection, Southbank Centre, London © the artist. Courtesy Maureen Paley, London.
12.04.14 - 29.06.14Exhibition ends in 66 days

Somewhat Abstract


The Atlas Group in collaboration with Walid Raad Notebook volume 38: Already been in a lake of fire, plate 58 ...
14.05.14 - 14.05.14Talk begins in 20 days

What makes Contemporary Art Contemporary? Or, Other People?s Lives


The Miracle Methods - Frances Scott.
20.05.14 - 20.05.14Talk begins in 26 days

Selected 4


Dan Perjovschi, drawing for Radical Museology, 2013.
22.05.14 - 22.05.14Talk begins in 28 days

Radical Museology / Working the Collection Chaired by Claire Bishop


Suzanne Osborne, A year in small paintings - Skies, September 2010 - September 2011 (detail). Copyright © the artist.
04.06.14 - 04.06.14Talk begins in 41 days

stuart A. staples and Suzanne Osborne


tindersticks. Photo by Christophe Agou. Image courtesy the band.
06.06.14 - 06.06.14Performance begins in 43 days

tindersticks performance


Image courtesy Tracey McMaster, Rubber Goat Films
10.06.14 - 10.06.14Art Fair begins in 47 days

Screening: Nick Broomfield


Marcus Coates, Vision Quest - A Ritual for Elephant & Castle (2012). Commissioned and produced by NOMAD. Photo Nick David.
17.06.14 - 17.06.14Screening begins in 54 days

Screening: Marcus Coates


John Latham, SKOOB Tower Burnings, Destruction in Art Symposium (1966). Courtesy the British Artists Filmmakers Study Collection
24.06.14 - 24.06.14Talk begins in 61 days

Film After the End of Art Curated by Duncan White


Raivo Puusemp, 'Rosendale, A public work', 1980 Publication
25.06.14 - 25.06.14Art Fair begins in 62 days

On Becoming Something Else Krist Gruijthuijsen


Danh Vo, Golappa!, 2008. Courtesy Galerie Isabella Bortolozzi, Danh Vo, Private collection Los Angeles. Photo By Jacopo Menzani.
19.07.14 - 28.09.14Exhibition begins in 86 days

Carol Rama and Danh Võ