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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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Make a Face Pot

Tuesday 22 October
University of Nottingham Museum

Make your own creation inspired by the medieval face pots on display in the current Museum exhibition, Faces from the Past: Images on Medieval Pottery.<

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Bear Hunt Dance

Tuesday 22 October
Performing Arts Studio

Go on a Bear Hunt through movement and dance! Explore the swishy swashy grass, the splishy splashy river and the squelchy mud in this fun family workshop.

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Big Landscapes

Wednesday 23 October
Performing Arts Studio

Taking inspiration from the landscapes of University Park, work as a family to transform the space around you into a gigantic, colourful collaged installation.

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Archaeology NOW Talk: Last Supper in Pompeii

Thursday 24 October
Djanogly Theatre

For the Romans, life meant getting together to eat and drink. Last supper in Pompeii celebrates the Roman love affair with food and drink – a journey, from fields and vineyards to markets and shops.

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Angela Verdon

Saturday 26 October - Sunday 09 February
Angear Visitor Centre

Angela Verdon creates exquisite abstract forms in burnished bone china. 

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Ancient Craft: Felt Making

Saturday 26 October
Learning Studio

Using wet felting techniques you will have the opportunity to experiment with silkily soft merino wool fibres, play with colours and shapes and learn how to craft a lovely, woollen fabric picture. Led by textile artist Kat Wood.

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Strange Creatures

Sunday 27 October
Djanogly Theatre

Inspired by the children’s book Beegu written and illustrated by Alexis Deacon, Strange Creatures imaginatively uses singing and chamber music to explore differences, friendships and new understandings in our colourful world. 

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Earcandy: Discover Game Music

Tuesday 29 October
Performing Arts Studio

They’re called ‘video’ games but they make sounds too! How much do we know  about how those noises get created, and how they affect our experience of gameplay?

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Fully Fashioned: Talk - Luddites and the Framework Knitters

Tuesday 29 October
Djanogly Theatre

Julian Atkinson and Roger Tanner, authors of Luddism in the East Midlands: Riots and Negotiations (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Labour History Society: 2018), tell the true story of Luddism in Nottinghamshire.

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Day of the Dead Mask Making

Thursday 31 October
Performing Arts Studio

Learn about the world-famous Mexican Day of the Dead celebrations and make your own spooky but beautiful mask and headgear.

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Sacconi String Quartet, Jack McNeill: Clarinet and University Chamber Choir

Thursday 31 October
Djanogly Recital Hall

We pay tribute to Professor Robert Pascall, whose vision led to the building of the Djanogly Recital Hall with a performance of one of his favourite works, Brahms’s Clarinet Quintet.

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Ivon Hitchens: Lecture - Space Through Colour

Friday 01 November
Arts Lecture Theatre

Anne Goodchild gives an introduction to the exhibition and Hitchens’ remarkable sixty-year career.



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.