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  • Art Investigator Max Loading...
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    Art Investigator Max

    Saturday 01 December - Saturday 30 March

    Creative Saturday afternoons at Djanogly Gallery. Whatever your age or ability  come along to AIM as an Art Investigator to enjoy the exhibitions and take part in related arts and crafts activities led by University of Nottingham students.

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    Friday 14 December - Sunday 07 April

    Foresters and felons, poets and poachers, discover the unusual tales of Nottinghamshire’s woodlands and the people who have worked, lived and been inspired by them.

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    'Is This Art?'

    Saturday 23 February - Sunday 31 March

    The University of Nottingham curatorial collective – Crop Up Gallery – explores ideas of artistic legitimacy in the age of the internet.

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    Homage to the Bauhaus

    Saturday 02 March - Sunday 02 June

    In the centenary year of the founding of the influential Bauhaus art school in Weimar, Homage to the Bauhaus considers the impact of the school’s teachings and aesthetic ideas on artists and photographers in the twentieth century.

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    Charles Poulsen: Gridations

    Saturday 02 March - Monday 27 May

    Poulsen’s drawings are striking abstractions realised in layers of pencil, wax and gouache.

  • Talk - The Changing Nature of Sherwood Forest Loading...
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    Talk - The Changing Nature of Sherwood Forest

    Thursday 21 March

    How has Sherwood Forest been represented and understood over the last 400 years? 

  • Guided Walk: Trees, Woodlands & Forests Loading...
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    Guided Walk: Trees, Woodlands & Forests

    Thursday 21 March

    In this walk led by Steve Clarke, Highfields Park Ranger, you can explore the rich history and the wonder of the variety of trees in Highfields Park.

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    Saturday 23 March

    This annual sell-out event celebrates the wealth of youth dance and creativity in the county and provides talented young people from across Nottinghamshire the opportunity to showcase their work.

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    Sunday 24 March

    The award winning choreographic programme, Xzibit Young Creatives is back with a collection of dance work choreographed and performed by young people aged 11 – 19 from across the East Midlands

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    Experimental Photography

    Sunday 24 March

    Taking inspiration from the Homage to Bauhaus exhibition, this workshop offers participants the chance to be playful with photograms and explore the styles of experimental photography pioneered by Schad, Moholy-Nagy and Schwitters. 

  • Gallery Tour - Homage to the Bauhaus Loading...

    Gallery Tour - Homage to the Bauhaus

    Thursday 28 March

    With Neil Walker, Head of Visual Arts Programming

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    Manuscripts and Special Collections Conservation Demonstration

    Thursday 04 April

    Meet Manuscripts and Special Collections Conservator Robert Pearce and enjoy a demonstration of how he carries out paper repairs.