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26 events
  • Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands Loading...
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    Danelaw Saga: Bringing Vikings back to the East Midlands

    Friday 15 December - Sunday 08 April

    Invade…immigrate…integrate… inspire.  ‘Danelaw Saga’ tells the tale of how the Vikings shaped the East Midlands.

  • Rob Hart Loading...
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    Rob Hart

    Saturday 03 March - Sunday 06 May

    Rob Hart is a painter and printmaker based in Nottingham. His recent landscapes take their inspiration from the decommissioned military zones of the Suffolk coast - now given over to nature.

  • Scaling the Sublime Loading...
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    Scaling the Sublime

    Friday 23 March - Sunday 17 June

    This exhibition explores affinities with Romanticism in contemporary art practice, and the continuing fascination of the Landscape Sublime.

  • Sanctuary: The Golder-Thompson Gift of Contemporary Photography Loading...
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    Sanctuary: The Golder-Thompson Gift of Contemporary Photography

    Saturday 07 April - Sunday 13 May

    The Golder-Thompson Gift is an outstanding collection of contemporary photography recently presented to the University.

  • Gallery Tour with Nicholas Alfrey: Scaling the Sublime Loading...
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    Gallery Tour with Nicholas Alfrey: Scaling the Sublime

    Thursday 12 April

    Gallery tour of the Scaling the Sublime exhibition.

  • Transformations Loading...
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    Transformations

    Thursday 12 April

    Join artist and musician James E Smith for this experimental workshop responding to the Scaling the Sublime exhibition. For ages 12-18.

  • Micro to Magnificent Loading...
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    Micro to Magnificent

    Friday 13 April

    Have a look at our Scaling the Sublime exhibition to see how contemporary artists interpret landscape, and then enjoy a hands-on geology session. Suitable for all.

  • Landscape Monoprints Loading...
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    Landscape Monoprints

    Sunday 29 April

    Inspired by our Scaling the Sublime exhibition, you will explore a range of visual possibilities and mark-making within the monoprinting process. 

  • Lecture: Writing in the Ice - Turner's Mountain Crossings Loading...
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    Lecture: Writing in the Ice - Turner's Mountain Crossings

    Wednesday 02 May

    Nicholas Alfrey, considers JMW Turner as a painter of the Romantic Sublime, looking in particular at his images of Alpine passes and crossings.

  • Gallery Tour with Rebecca Partridge: Scaling the Sublime Loading...
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    Gallery Tour with Rebecca Partridge: Scaling the Sublime

    Thursday 03 May

    Gallery tour of the Scaling the Sublime exhibtion.

  • Gallery Tour: Sanctuary Loading...
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    Gallery Tour: Sanctuary

    Friday 04 May

    Crop Up Gallery students give a guided walkthrough of the exhibition, speaking about their curatorial ideas for Sanctuary.

  • From Rags to Witches: the grim tale of children's stories Loading...
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    From Rags to Witches: the grim tale of children's stories

    Friday 04 May - Sunday 26 August

    Once upon a time, fairy tales were not for children. From a bloodthirsty birth in a sinister European forest, to benign bedtime tales where “Children with their Milk
    are fed with the Tales of Witches, Hobgoblins, Prophecies and Miracles” this exhibition traces the developm