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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Igloo
Children & Families

Igloo

Sunday 23 February
Djanogly Theatre

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

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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

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Romantic Facts and Fantasies

Friday 10 May - Sunday 25 August
Weston Gallery

Culture and Heritage of the romantic Age, c. 1780-1840.

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Talk - Romanticism, Caricature and Politics

Tuesday 20 August
Djanogly Theatre

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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Fully Fashioned: Archival Remnants of the Textile Trade

Friday 06 September - Sunday 01 December
Weston Gallery

This exhibition explores surviving evidence of the textile trade.

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Fully Fashioned: Gallery Tour

Monday 09 September
Weston Gallery

Join the exhibition curator for a guided walk through of the exhibition and learn about the stories behind the items on display.

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Fully Fashioned: Lace Market Gallery Tour

Wednesday 18 September
Other venues

Join Nottingham raconteur Ezekial Bone and follow the threads of the human story woven into the fabric of the Lace Market, followed by an optional tram trip to Lakeside to visit the

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Fully Fashioned: Talk - Nottingham Castle Lace Gallery

Thursday 03 October
Djanogly Theatre

Staff from Nottingham City Museums and Galleries reveal the plans for the new lace gallery at Nottingham Castle which is expected to re-open in 2020 following a £29.4 million redevelopment.

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Cyanotype Print #1hrmakes

Sunday 20 October
Visual Arts Studio

Artist Debbie Bryan will teach this Victorian photographic print process and help you create your own unique mini masterpiece based on historic Nottingham lace designs.

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Fully Fashioned: Talk - Luddites and the Framework Knitters

Tuesday 29 October
Djanogly Theatre

Julian Atkinson and Roger Tanner, authors of Luddism in the East Midlands: Riots and Negotiations (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Labour History Society: 2018), tell the true story of Luddism in Nottinghamshire.

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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. 

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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?

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Georgian Delights: Life During the Reign of George IV (1820-1830)

Friday 13 December - Sunday 29 March
Weston Gallery

This exhibition highlights the contrasts between the King George IV and his subjects.

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Georgian Delights: Talk - Making Music in Georgian Britain

Wednesday 18 December
Djanogly Theatre

Making music was a central activity in Georgian homes, contributing to an expansion of the music printing.



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.