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Arctic Ice Music 20:20
Music

Arctic Ice Music 20:20

Wednesday 17 November
Djanogly Theatre

Terje Isungset pioneering ice instruments and Scandinavia's best jazz musicians will bring extraordinary, beautiful and ethereal sounds. 

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Spotlight Tours: Making Up the Romans – Perfume and Toilet Sponges
Museum

Spotlight Tours: Making Up the Romans – Perfume and Toilet Sponges

Sunday 29 August
University of Nottingham Museum

 Dr Thea Lawrence explores the ways in which inhabitants of Roman Britain constructed and expressed their identity.

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Summer School: Drawn from Nature – Art in the Park Outdoor Exhibition
Children & Families

Summer School: Drawn from Nature – Art in the Park Outdoor Exhibition

Monday 16 August - Friday 20 August
Highfields Park Boathouse

Join us for a week of artistic self-expression using various materials, techniques and crafts inspired by Mat Collishaw.

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SUMMER SCHOOL 2021

Monday 16 - Friday 27 July
Exciting week long workshops offering experience in different areas of the Arts, such as theatre-making and arts and crafts, supported by industry professionals.

What's on: From today

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Mat Collishaw

Tuesday 18 May - Sunday 05 September
Djanogly Gallery

Mat Collishaw reveals the power of imagery to attract and repel as well as to deceive us.

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Florence Nightingale Comes Home

Thursday 20 May - Sunday 05 September
Weston Gallery

This exhibition sheds a new light on the Lady with the Lamp.

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Behind the Scenes of the Museum

Thursday 20 May - Sunday 25 July
University of Nottingham Museum

The University of Nottingham Museum displays an introduction to 250,000 years of regional archaeology. 

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Outdoor Tai Chi workshops with Lan Lo

Saturday 10 July - Saturday 07 August
Highfields Park

Lan Lo leads four-weeks of Tai Chi workshops.

Spotlight Tours: Coin Portraits – The social media of the past Loading...

Spotlight Tours: Coin Portraits – The social media of the past

Sunday 25 July
University of Nottingham Museum

Dr Anja Thompson-Rohde explores what ancient coins were trying to say.

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In Conversation with Natalie Rudd, Senior Curator, Arts Council Collection

Tuesday 27 July
Live Streamed from Lakeside Arts

Breaking the Mould is the first extensive survey of post-war British sculpture by women in a public institution. Neil Walker interviews Senior Curator Natalie Rudd.

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The Lost Colour

Saturday 31 July - Sunday 01 August
Highfields Park

Join Malcom on his quest to find the pinky-est paint on the planet in this stunning puppetry show.

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Press Start

Saturday 31 July - Sunday 05 September
Angear Visitor Centre

Featuring artworks of 18 artists worldwide who are active practitioners in the creation of films, pictures and comics within videogame worlds.

Spotlight Tours: A Journey through Prehistory: From Survival to Society Loading...

Spotlight Tours: A Journey through Prehistory: From Survival to Society

Saturday 31 July
University of Nottingham Museum

Using stone artefacts called lithics from the museum collection, this tour is an opportunity to examine real archaeological evidence of early humans.

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Summer School: Drawn from Nature – Art in the Park Outdoor Exhibition

Monday 16 August - Friday 20 August
Highfields Park Boathouse

Join us for a week of artistic self-expression using various materials, techniques and crafts inspired by Mat Collishaw.

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The Undiscovered Island

Tuesday 17 August - Sunday 05 September
Djanogly Theatre

Explore our extraordinary coral desert and fabulous underwater world in this fabulous interactive installation to enjoy with friends and family.

Summer School: Play in a Week – Making a play from start to finish in just five days! Loading...

Summer School: Play in a Week – Making a play from start to finish in just five days!

Monday 23 August - Friday 27 August
Highfields Park Boathouse

In this five day intensive performance-based course, each budding performer will have the opportunity to produce, perform and create the set for an original play.



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ONLINE TALKS AND LECTURES

Meet artists, musicians and researchers who work on fascinating projects and continue to inspire us. Browse our inspiring online talks as we're joined in conversation with artist friends from across our region and beyond.