Lakeside Arts
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Leonore Piano Trio

Leonore Piano Trio

Thursday 24 June
Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham

The Leonore Piano Trio of internationally acclaimed artists deliver a programme of Beethoven, Suk and Dvoƙák.

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The Tempest
Theatre & Dance

The Tempest

Saturday 03 July
Highfields Park

This outdoor production of The Tempest invokes all of the mischief and mayhem Shakespeare's final play is renowned for.

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Mat Collishaw

Mat Collishaw

Tuesday 18 May - Sunday 05 September
Djanogly Gallery

Mat Collishaw reveals the power of imagery to attract and repel as well as to deceive us.

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Summer day background blue sky and green grass. Keywords: Spring Into Summer. Images of artists, dancers, musicians


Reopening from Tuesday 18 May
We've missed you! We're delighted to announce that in line with current government plans, we have started our phased reopening of Lakeside Arts from Tuesday 18 May. See what's on this spring into summer.

What's on: From 20/08/2016

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Making Beauty: Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva

Saturday 20 August - Sunday 30 October
Djanogly Gallery

First UK solo exhibition by Macedonian-born Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva.

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A Greek in Egypt: The Hunter from Naukratis

Friday 22 July - Sunday 16 October
University of Nottingham Museum

The Hunter from Naukratis is a spotlight exhibition developed by The British Museum.

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Uncovering the Invisible

Monday 25 July - Sunday 11 September
Wallner Gallery

Portraits of Latin-American people living in the UK by British-Mexican photographers Pablo and Roxana Allison.

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Francis Willughby (1635 - 1672)

Friday 19 August - Sunday 04 December
Weston Gallery

In the history of science, the 17th century was a period of exciting change. While England was enduring political and religious turmoil, reaching a climax in civil war

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Sunday 28 August
Visual Arts Studio

Explore texture, tone and pattern with collographs. Create a variety of simple

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Give Voice to the Portraits

Wednesday 31 August
Wallner Gallery

Join us for a workshop on Wednesday 31 August 2-4pm at the Lakeside Wallner Gallery/ University Park Campus and receive a £5 voucher for the Pavilion Cafe.

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TALK: Testing the Intestines

Monday 12 September
Djanogly Gallery

Learn about some of the science that has informed Elpida’s most recent art

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Thoresby Stories

Saturday 17 September - Tuesday 08 November
Wallner Gallery

A photographic exploration of the north Nottinghamshire estate of Thoresby at a time of change. 

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LECTURE: Material Culture

Thursday 22 September
Arts Lecture Theatre

Gill Hedley will discuss Elpida's work and her remarkable breadth of materials used to visceral effect.

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Sunday 25 September
Visual Arts Studio

Participants will extract pigments from wild plants and use them for experimental screen printing. 

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Saturday 08 October
Visual Arts Studio

Writer Clare Harvey will help participants use Elpida’s tactile art to investigate how juxtaposition of the familia

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Gallery Talk - Fully Booked

Wednesday 19 October
Djanogly Gallery

Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva in conversation with Richard Davey, writer and visiting fellow at NTU School of Art and Design.

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Meet artists, musicians and researchers who work on fascinating projects and continue to inspire us. Browse our inspiring online talks as we're joined in conversation with artist friends from across our region and beyond.