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

11 Events listed

Wolfgang Tillmans, Dan, 2008. Arts Council Collection, Southbank Centre, London © the artist. Courtesy Maureen Paley, London.
12.04.14 - 29.06.14Exhibition ends in 71 days

Somewhat Abstract


Cover Image, Failure, edited by Lisa Le Feuvre, co-published by Whitechapel Gallery and The MIT Press, 2010
24.04.14 - 24.04.14Event begins in 5 days

What is Success? with Lisa Le Feuvre


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 25 days

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


The Miracle Methods - Frances Scott.
20.05.14 - 20.05.14Talk begins in 31 days

Selected 4


Dan Perjovschi, drawing for Radical Museology, 2013.
22.05.14 - 22.05.14Talk begins in 33 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 46 days

stuart A. staples and Suzanne Osborne


tindersticks. Photo by Christophe Agou. Image courtesy the band.
06.06.14 - 06.06.14Performance begins in 48 days

tindersticks performance


Image courtesy Tracey McMaster, Rubber Goat Films
10.06.14 - 10.06.14Art Fair begins in 52 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 59 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 66 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 67 days

On Becoming Something Else Krist Gruijthuijsen