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Ivon Hitchens: Space Through Colour
Exhibitions

Ivon Hitchens: Space Through Colour

Saturday 02 November - Sunday 23 February
Djanogly Gallery

Ivon Hitchens is much loved for his landscapes with this exhibition considering the full scope of his career.

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Flight
Theatre & Dance

Flight

Saturday 15 February - Sunday 23 February
Next to DH Lawrence Pavilion

Flight takes place in a 40 foot shipping container in absolute darkness, using binaural 360 degree sound.

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Tom
Theatre & Dance

Tom

Friday 14 February - Saturday 15 February
Djanogly Theatre

This remarkable film installation explores the story of one man’s journey to rediscover who he really is.

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Peaks and Pots: The Life and Work of Felix Oswald
Museum

Peaks and Pots: The Life and Work of Felix Oswald

Tuesday 07 January - Sunday 29 March
University of Nottingham Museum

Learn about Dr Felix Oswald, whose work led to the creation of the University of Nottingham Museum.

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Igloo
Children & Families

Igloo

Sunday 23 February
Djanogly Theatre

Join us for this playful experience filled with warmth, sensation and gentle exploration.

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Two boys using marble run in workshop

FEBRUARY HALF TERM

Part of Festival of Science and Curiosity
Saturday 15 – Sunday 23 February


Join us for a week full of fun activities to explore the curiosities of science, history, storytelling and art.

What's on: From 14/08/2019

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Fully Fashioned: Lace Market Gallery Tour

Wednesday 18 September
Other venues

Join Nottingham raconteur Ezekial Bone and follow the threads of the human story woven into the fabric of the Lace Market, followed by an optional tram trip to Lakeside to visit the

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Walk: Heritage Open Day

Thursday 19 September
Highfields Park

Join us for an exclusive behind the scenes tour of Highfields Park and Nottingham Lakeside Arts.

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Jade Fantom

Saturday 21 September - Sunday 27 October
Wallner Gallery

Jade Fantom graduated from Nottingham Trent University’s BA Photography programme in 2018. 

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Walk: Autumn Equinox Bat Walk

Monday 23 September
Highfields Park

As the sun sets join the Park Rangers for an atmospheric autumn equinox walk around Highfields Lake to discover and identify which bats are living on the park.

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Pulse

Friday 27 September - Saturday 28 September
Djanogly Theatre

Patience and Bird are waiting for rain in the dry, dusty heat of the American desert. Clanky Jane arrives with her ‘Cloud-O-Matic’ machine, but will some crazy percussion and a bit of magic make the rain come?

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Family Saturdays

Saturday 28 September - Saturday 07 December
Learning Studio

Whatever your age or ability come along to these creative afternoons.

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The Beatles: Hornsey Road

Sunday 29 September
Djanogly Theatre

Leading Beatles historian Mark Lewisohn provides a fast-moving and smart illustrated history of our forever national heroes.

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Edinburgh Festival Double Bill

Wednesday 02 October
Djanogly Theatre

Two performances fresh from the Fringe by The Nottingham New Theatre.

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Henry Normal: A Normal Universe

Thursday 03 October
Djanogly Theatre

The world premiere of a show about the universe and everything that surrounds it. 

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Fully Fashioned: Talk - Nottingham Castle Lace Gallery

Thursday 03 October
Djanogly Theatre

Staff from Nottingham City Museums and Galleries reveal the plans for the new lace gallery at Nottingham Castle which is expected to re-open in 2020 following a £29.4 million redevelopment.

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DH Lawrence and Nostalgia

Friday 04 October
Djanogly Theatre

D.H. Lawrence sought inspiration for his writing from memories of his youth in Nottinghamshire. Although he could often be acerbic about Nottinghamshire, he called it ‘the country of my heart’. Through his creative work, he made the area famous around the world. 

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War of the Buttons

Sunday 06 October
Djanogly Theatre

Welcome to a tale of squabbles, scuffles… and buttons!



The Centrifugal Soul (detail) by artist Mat Collishaw

MAT COLLISHAW

Saturday 14 March – Sunday 7 June
Djanogly Gallery


Collishaw rose to prominence in the 1990s as one of the defining generation of Young British Artists. Featuring his 2016 installation Albion, a ghostly apparition of the Major Oak, this is the first major exhibition of Collishaw’s work to be mounted in the city of his birth.