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  • Bring your dino toy day Loading...
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    Bring your dino toy day

    Wednesday 26 July

    How do we know what we know about dinosaurs? Bring along your favourite toy dino and find out how our understanding of dinosaurs has changed.

  • University of Nottingham Art Collection Loading...
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    University of Nottingham Art Collection

    Thursday 04 August - Thursday 31 December

    These works are displayed at locations across the 4 main campuses at Nottingham in academic schools, halls of residence and principle administration buildings.

  • Weather Extremes: Making and Breaking Records in Nottinghamshire Loading...
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    Weather Extremes: Making and Breaking Records in Nottinghamshire

    Friday 16 December - Sunday 26 March

    This exhibition uses the materials held by the University of Nottingham's Manuscripts and Special Collections to explore the history of extreme weather events in Nottinghamshire and the surrounding areas.

  • Sarah Key: Worlds All at Sea Loading...
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    Sarah Key: Worlds All at Sea

    Saturday 18 February - Monday 29 May

    A new body of work on paper initiated during the artist's residency on Cape Cornwall in 2015.

  • LECTURE Winifred Nicholson Liberation of Colour Loading...
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    LECTURE Winifred Nicholson Liberation of Colour

    Friday 03 March

    Jovan Nicholson will examine how Winifred Nicholson's understanding of colour developed throughout her career, with a particular emphasis on the mysterious 'prismatic' pictures that she painted towards the end of her life.

  • Winifred Nicholson: Liberation of Colour Loading...
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    Winifred Nicholson: Liberation of Colour

    Saturday 04 March - Sunday 04 June

    Liberation of Colour explores the art of Winifred Nicholson (1893-1981) renowned for the faux naïve charm and scintillating colours of her flower still lives. 

  • From Sorcery to Super Computers: The Story of Weather as Told Through a Selection of Treasures from Loading...
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    From Sorcery to Super Computers: The Story of Weather as Told Through a Selection of Treasures from

    Tuesday 07 March


    A series of talks will be held to accompany the Extreme Weather exhibition in the Weston Gallery.

     

  • GALLERY TOURS Winifred Nicholson Loading...
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    GALLERY TOURS Winifred Nicholson

    Thursday 16 March - Friday 12 May

    All of our lectures and talks are free but please book in advance by calling the Box Office on 0115 846 7777.

  • Figuring Colour Loading...
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    Figuring Colour

    Sunday 19 March

    A unique opportunity to focus on the human figure with an interior setting, drawing on the colourful paintings of Winifred Nicholson for inspiration.

  • Assunta Del Buono Hawthorn: Spirit, Heart and Landscape Loading...
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    Assunta Del Buono Hawthorn: Spirit, Heart and Landscape

    Saturday 01 April - Sunday 14 May

    A new body of photographic works inspired by thickets and hedgerows, and familiar sightings of hawthorn.

  • The Medieval World In Colour Loading...
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    The Medieval World In Colour

    Saturday 01 April - Sunday 18 June

    Explore the medieval world through the colours used and encountered in everyday life. Illuminating the medieval world in a rich spectrum, this unique temporary exhibition paints the vibrant twin worlds of secular and religious life.

  • Still Life Collagraphs Loading...
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    Still Life Collagraphs

    Sunday 02 April

    Participants will learn how to make original collagraph prints that are colourful and textured.