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  • Pattern Magpies - cancelled Loading...
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    Pattern Magpies - cancelled

    Thursday 22 February

    Like magpies, be drawn to the dynamic patterns on display in the Viking: Rediscover the Legend exhibition: intertwined knotwork, twisted cables, stylised snake and bird motifs.

  • Viking Storytelling Loading...
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    Viking Storytelling

    Friday 23 February

    Immerse yourselves in the drama of Viking tales with storyteller Paul Goldsmith as he conjures up vivid images from Norse myths and legends.

  • Billie Ireland Loading...
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    Billie Ireland

    Saturday 24 February - Saturday 31 March

    Billie Ireland's recent experience of pregnancy and birth finds expression through the ritualistic symbolism of disparate cultures.

  • Repton and the legacy of the Viking Great Army Loading...
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    Repton and the legacy of the Viking Great Army

    Wednesday 28 February

    Lecturer: Mrs. Cat Jarman

  • 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.

  • Danelaw Saga: Curator Tours - Fully Booked Loading...
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    Danelaw Saga: Curator Tours - Fully Booked

    Monday 12 March

    Join one of the curators for a guided tour of the exhibition Danelaw Saga. Hear some of the stories behind the unique artefacts and manuscripts on display; learn how the Danelaw came to be established and the impact that it continues to have on the East Midlands today. 

     

  • Panel Discussion: Contemporary Art and the Landscape Sublime Loading...
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    Panel Discussion: Contemporary Art and the Landscape Sublime

    Thursday 22 March

    Nicholas Alfrey, co-curator of the exhibition, chairs a discussion with four of the participating artists: Simon Faithfull, Tim Knowles, Mariele Neudecker and Rebecca Partridge.

  • 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.

  • Symposium: Scaling the Sublime Loading...
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    Symposium: Scaling the Sublime

    Saturday 24 March

    Invited speakers reflect on why landscape is still a compelling subject for contemporary art.

  • Scaling Nottingham's Edges Loading...
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    Scaling Nottingham's Edges

    Sunday 25 March

    Join artist Alison Lloyd for a day of exploratory walking using OS maps of Nottingham.

  • 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.