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  • University Summer Exhibition Loading...
    Exhibitions

    University Summer Exhibition

    Saturday 13 July - Saturday 27 July

    This popular annual event provides a showcase for the talents of students, staff and alumni of the university and an ideal opportunity to buy modestly priced works of art.

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    Museum

    6th Nottinghamshire History and Archaeology Festival

    Saturday 20 July

    Now in its 6th year this hugely successful regional festival and celebration will be displaying the wide and varied work taking place throughout Nottinghamshire.

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    Museum

    Short Talks on Local Archaeological Projects

    Saturday 20 July

    The 6th Nottinghamshire History and Archaeology Festival begins with short talks on local history and archaeology projects.

  • Talk - I am Ashurbanipal Loading...
    Museum

    Talk - I am Ashurbanipal

    Wednesday 24 July

    Curator Dr Gareth Brereton will talk about the recent BP exhibition I am Ashurbanipal: king of the world, king of Assyria.

  • Talk - Paupers and Poetry: The Workhouse at Southwell Loading...
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    Talk - Paupers and Poetry: The Workhouse at Southwell

    Friday 26 July

    This talk by Dr Charlotte May will focus on the Workhouse at Southwell, Nottinghamshire, whose founder was a close connection of the poet Lord Byron.

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    Theatre

    Dance4 CAT: End of Year Performance

    Friday 02 August

    A fantastic opportunity to see a great night of performances from the Dance4 Centre for Advanced Training students.

  • Rosemary Wels Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Rosemary Wels

    Saturday 03 August - Sunday 15 September

    A recent body of paintings exploring visions of the city through the disorientating lens of rain-washed windscreens.

  • Summer School: Create a Play in a Week Loading...
    Take Part & Learn

    Summer School: Create a Play in a Week

    Monday 05 August - Friday 09 August

    Retell the story of Persephone and her banishment to the underworld, in a new and dark explanation of why England is permanently suffering from an incurable condition known as weather. 

  • Summer School: Highfields Loading...
    Take Part & Learn

    Summer School: Highfields

    Tuesday 13 August - Thursday 15 August

    Discover more about Highfields Park including its wildlife, history and people.

  • Summer School: Wrap Loading...
    Take Part & Learn

    Summer School: Wrap

    Monday 19 August - Friday 23 August

    Camouflage, capes and curtains – these are some of the textile creations young eople will be making. 

  • Talk - Romanticism, Caricature and Politics Loading...
    Special Collections

    Talk - Romanticism, Caricature and Politics

    Tuesday 20 August

    In this illustrated talk, Dr Richard Gaunt, Associate Professor in the Department of History, considers the rough, boisterous sensibilities which caricaturists brought to their craft

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    Exhibitions

    Meet the Artist - Rosemary Wels

    Saturday 31 August

    Join artist and lecturer Rosemary Wels to learn about the processes behind her work, see her sketchbooks and talk about her visual ideas.