Lakeside Arts
Part of University of Nottingham
Lakeside Arts
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Our Pavilion Café is open operating a takeaway-only service.

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Keep exploring, learning and discovering more
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Darkfield Radio
Theatre & Dance

Darkfield Radio

Tuesday 13 October - Saturday 16 January
Other venues

At a designated hour a unique narrative will unfold. One question: which world will you choose?

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Mat Collishaw

Mat Collishaw

Saturday 17 October - Sunday 14 March
Djanogly Gallery

Temporarily closed due to national lockdown. | Mat Collishaw reveals the power of imagery to attract and repel as well as to deceive us.

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Event TBA


An event will be displayed here in just a moment once one has been selected by our curator.

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Stories & Features

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UCAN UK Streaming Concert Series

This month, we’re involved in UCAN UK Streaming, in wich together with other university concert programmes across the country, we are bringing our streamed events to a wider audience. Our partner venues are: Lancaster Arts (Lancaster University), Turner Sims (Southampton) and University of Sheffield Concerts.


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Shop the extraordinary, not the ordinary

At the end of a year full of wonderful stories of communities supporting each other, this festive season has provided a great opportunity to support artists and makers who make unique objects that make perfect gifts for Christmas – or to pamper yourself with! Browse our list of fantastic makers from Lustre – everything from artisan jewellery and bags to ceramics, glass and tableware.

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Our exhibition in the Djanogly Gallery celebrates the work of Nottingham-born artist, Mat Collishaw. Having gotten his breakthrough exhibiting work in Damien Hirst’s infamous Freeze exhibition, Mat Collishaw is a key member of the Young British Artists.

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