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  • A Selection of Elections: votes, suffrage and reform Loading...
    Special Collections

    A Selection of Elections: votes, suffrage and reform

    Friday 07 September - Sunday 02 December

    The year 2018 marks the centenary of the first UK general election in which some women were entitled to vote. We celebrate that fact by looking back at some memorable elections and exploring how electioneering has changed over the years.

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    Children & Families

    Tiny Fingers Tiny Toes

    Thursday 20 September - Thursday 29 November

    Crawl, walk, run, dance, sing, build, explore and discover through these fun creative play sessions: a safe space for your toddler to make sense of the world around them.

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    Children & Families

    Art Investigator Max

    Saturday 22 September - Saturday 08 December

    Creative Saturday afternoons at Djanogly Gallery. Whatever your age or ability come along to AIM as an Art Investigator to enjoy the exhibitions and take part in related arts and crafts activities led by University of Nottingham students.

  • Nottinghamshire Unearthed: Finds from the Portable Antiquities Scheme Loading...
    Museum

    Nottinghamshire Unearthed: Finds from the Portable Antiquities Scheme

    Tuesday 02 October - Friday 25 January

    This exhibition will highlight some of the finds from the county and examine the important contribution they have made to our wider understanding of Nottinghamshire.

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    Take Part & Learn

    Visual Arts Workshop: Interiors

    Wednesday 14 November - Wednesday 05 December

    Looking closely at the work of Harold Gilman, especially his attention to colour, place and detail, the evening class with Rachel Grigor will focus on st

  • Harold Gilman: Beyond Camden Town Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Harold Gilman: Beyond Camden Town

    Saturday 17 November - Sunday 10 February

    The death of Harold Gilman in 1919 deprived British art of a vital and significant presence. In the last decade of his life his work displayed an increasing engagement with French Post-Impressionist painting and he developed a style quite unlike his erstwhile mentor, Walter Richard Sickert.

  • Colour without Compromise Workshop Loading...
    Take Part & Learn

    Colour without Compromise Workshop

    Sunday 18 November - Sunday 25 November

    With artist Rob Hart, observe Harold Gilman’s startling use of colour to describe everyday scenes and domestic interiors.

  • #JeSuis Loading...
    Theatre

    #JeSuis

    Tuesday 20 November

    Named in response to the solidarity movement which followed horrific murders at the Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris, #JeSuis is an edgy and thought-provoking work.

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    Music

    Martin Taylor & Martin Simpson

    Wednesday 21 November

    Award-winning jazz guitarist Martin Taylor teams up with acoustic and slide guitar virtuoso Martin Simpson. Taylor is a master performer, dazzling audiences with his solo shows which combine virtuosity, emotion and humour. 

  • Talk - New Dawn? The 1997 general election Loading...
    Special Collections

    Talk - New Dawn? The 1997 general election

    Wednesday 21 November

    1997 represented a dramatic turnaround for a party out of office since 1979. Some say that to win, Blair transformed Labour out of all recognition.

  • SOLD OUT - Zhejiang Conservatory of Music Loading...
    Music

    SOLD OUT - Zhejiang Conservatory of Music

    Thursday 22 November

    A programme of traditional folk songs and contemporary music by Chinese composers performed by students and professors of Zhejiang Conservatory of Music. 

  • University Choir & Philharmonia and Zhejiang Conservatory of Music Loading...
    Music

    University Choir & Philharmonia and Zhejiang Conservatory of Music

    Saturday 24 November

    In a special gala concert, the University of Nottingham Philharmonia and Choir join with guest musicians from Zhejiang Conservatory of Music in China.