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 25/08/2019

Esmé Quartet Loading...

Esmé Quartet

Thursday 10 October
Djanogly Recital Hall

Formed in 2016 at the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz in Cologne, Germany by four Korean musicians, the Esmé Quartet has rapidly gained a reputation as a chamber ensemble of exceptional achievement and promise. 

Manchester Collective & Chesaba Loading...

Manchester Collective & Chesaba

Saturday 12 October
Djanogly Recital Hall

Sirocco is pure joy and energy – a blast of music that celebrates diverse folk traditions from across the globe.

Tashi Lhunpo Monastery Monks Loading...

Tashi Lhunpo Monastery Monks

Wednesday 16 October
Djanogly Theatre

Tibet – a world filled with the chanting of Buddhist texts, recitation of mantras, ringing of bells, blowing of trumpets and beating of drums. 

Angela Hewitt Loading...

Angela Hewitt

Thursday 17 October
Djanogly Recital Hall

Internationally renowned Canadian pianist Angela Hewitt makes a welcome return to Lakeside in its silver anniversary year. 

Strange Creatures Loading...

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. 

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

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.

Phronesis Loading...

Phronesis

Wednesday 06 November
Djanogly Theatre

Award-winning Anglo-Scandinavian trio Phronesis have been one of the most talked about and acclaimed European bands over the past decade.

AKA Trio Loading...

AKA Trio

Wednesday 13 November
Djanogly Theatre

From three different continents, Antonio Forcione, Seckou Keita and Adriano Adewale grew up in different landscapes, speaking different languages, and absorbed different cultures and musical traditions. 

English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble Loading...

English Cornett & Sackbut Ensemble

Thursday 14 November
Djanogly Recital Hall

Cornetts and sackbuts conjure up the definitive sound of 16th and 17th-century Venice, when The Floating City – rich, powerful, beautiful and home to some of the finest musicians Europe has ever produced – still reigned supreme in the Adriatic.

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.

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.

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.



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.