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  • Paint Your Park: Spring Challenge & Summer Challenge Loading...
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    Paint Your Park: Spring Challenge & Summer Challenge

    Thursday 12 April - Tuesday 31 July

    Do you paint Landscapes for pleasure? Why not come and join us, use Highfields Park as inspiration.

  • 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.

  • Art Investigator Max Loading...
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    Art Investigator Max

    Saturday 14 April - Saturday 26 May

    Join us for creative Saturday afternoons at the Djanogly Gallery. Whatever your age or ability come along to AIM as an Art Investigator to visit exhibitions and enjoy arts and crafts activities led by University of Nottingham students.

  • Tiny Fingers Tiny Toes Loading...
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    Tiny Fingers Tiny Toes

    Thursday 19 April - Thursday 05 July

    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.

  • Lysistrata by Aristophanes Loading...

    Lysistrata by Aristophanes

    Tuesday 24 April - Saturday 28 April

    The ancient world is gripped by a seemingly interminable war. With the men of Athens serving in the forces, the women of the city can take no more.

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    Doric String Quartet

    Thursday 26 April

    Purcell is at the heart of the first half of this programme by the Doric String Quartet.

  • Roger McGough: As Far As I Know Loading...

    Roger McGough: As Far As I Know

    Sunday 29 April

    Hilarious and surreal, McGough is a poet of many voices. His latest book It Never Rains is a collection of new verses with drawings by the author.

  • 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. 

  • Ceramics Evening Class Loading...
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    Ceramics Evening Class

    Tuesday 01 May - Tuesday 22 May

    Katrin Moye specialises in contemporary decorated slipware and you are invited to join her for this popular four week course to learn about the process. 

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

    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...

    Gallery Tour with Rebecca Partridge: Scaling the Sublime

    Thursday 03 May

    Gallery tour of the Scaling the Sublime exhibtion.

  • Guarneri Trio Prague Loading...

    Guarneri Trio Prague

    Thursday 03 May

    We welcome back the ever-popular Guarneri Trio Prague to Lakeside for a programme that includes the spirited ‘Gypsy’ Rondo by Haydn and Shostakovich’s Piano Trio No.2 composed in 1944 as a lament on the death of a close friend as well as for the victims of the Holocaust.