Lakeside Arts
Part of University of Nottingham
Lakeside Arts

What's on

Calendar icon

Highlights

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.

Read More
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.

Read More Book tickets

Don't miss

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.

Read More
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.

Read More
Igloo
Children & Families

Igloo

Sunday 23 February
Djanogly Theatre

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

Read More Book tickets

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

Talisk Loading...

Talisk

Wednesday 20 November
Djanogly Theatre

In the five years since the band’s formation, Talisk have won several major awards including 2017’s Folk Band of the Year at the BBC Alba Scots Trad Music Awards and a BBC Radio 2 Folk Award.

Ivon Hitchens: Lecture - Making Paint Sing Loading...

Ivon Hitchens: Lecture - Making Paint Sing

Wednesday 20 November
Arts Lecture Theatre

Ivon Hitchens sought to make a song of nature in paint. Dr. Michael Tucker considers painting’s relationship to music through the work of Hitchens and other artists.

Manchester Collective Loading...

Manchester Collective

Thursday 21 November
Djanogly Recital Hall

Manchester Collective plays on the idea of ‘transformation’ in this programme. The Collective commissioned Edmund Finnis’ The Centre is Everywhere for 12 solo string players and performed the premiere at the Southbank Centre in July.

Fully Fashioned: Talk - Celebrating 235 Years of Luxury Knitwear Manufacturing Loading...

Fully Fashioned: Talk - Celebrating 235 Years of Luxury Knitwear Manufacturing

Thursday 21 November
Djanogly Theatre

John Smedley Ltd. of Lea Mills, Derbyshire, one of the first companies to install fully fashioned knitting machinery, produces fine gauge knitwear using traditional hand finishing techniques alongside cutting-edge technology. 

University Chamber Choir Loading...

University Chamber Choir

Friday 22 November
Djanogly Recital Hall

For the first concert of the season, the University Chamber Choir visits northern lands with this atmospheric a cappella programme.

Fully Fashioned: Textile Tales Roadshow Loading...

Fully Fashioned: Textile Tales Roadshow

Friday 22 November
Other venues

Did you or your family work in the East Midland’s textile industry between 1980 and 2005?

Ancient Craft: Stone Carving Loading...

Ancient Craft: Stone Carving

Saturday 23 November
Visual Arts Studio

During this course, Alan Micklethwaite will guide you carefully through every stage of the process of creating a simple carving in stone, from choosing your inspiration and developing your design.

Soonchild Loading...

Soonchild

Sunday 24 November
Djanogly Theatre

Dig out your snowshoes for an Arctic Adventure with live music, 3D and shadow puppets, creative captioning, integrated sign language and song, and a cosmic Northern Lights show. 

Film Test Event Loading...

Film Test Event

Monday 25 November - Sunday 01 December
Djanogly Theatre

Test Event

Shappi Khorsandi: Skittish Warrior... Confessions of a Club Comic Loading...

Shappi Khorsandi: Skittish Warrior... Confessions of a Club Comic

Tuesday 26 November
Djanogly Theatre

Comedian, author, cultural icon and - most recently - idiot who agreed to be tortured on 'I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here!', Shappi Khorsandi is a woman of many parts.

Side by Side Loading...

Side by Side

Wednesday 27 November
Performing Arts Studio

A brand new project for learning disabled women about how we make, break and keep friends.

The Snow Dragon Loading...

The Snow Dragon

Thursday 28 November - Tuesday 31 December
Djanogly Theatre

On New Year’s Eve, Billy is looking forward to the annual visit of the legendary Snow Dragon.



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.