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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.

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Build a Cardboard City

Tuesday 18 February
Performing Arts Studio

Calling all budding engineers! Using boxes, tape and recycled materials, design and create your own city.

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Learn to Sew with Conductive Thread and Circuits

Wednesday 19 February
Performing Arts Studio

Learn to combine the world of textiles with electronic components to create soft and flexible circuits. 

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Young Physicist for a Day

Wednesday 19 February
Performing Arts Studio

Become a young physicist for the day. 

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From Landscape to Monoprint

Thursday 20 February
Visual Arts Studio

Spend time in the landscape looking at patterns from nature, then move to the studio.

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Everyday Life in Roman Margidunum

Friday 21 February
Angear Visitor Centre

Take part in everyday activities from the Roman period including dressing up.

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Prehistoric crafts

Tuesday 07 April
Learning Studio

Come along to find out about prehistoric crafts with Ice Age Journeys. 

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Traditional Tales

Wednesday 08 April
Djanogly Rehearsal Hall, Department of Music

This workshop gives a wonderful chance to play with traditional stories.

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Easter Eggstravaganza

Thursday 09 April
Highfields Park

Families will love our eggciting Easter Eggstravaganza. 

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Clay Mask Making

Tuesday 14 April
Angear Visitor Centre

Learn about the drama of Roman theatre masks and other fascinating faces from the past.

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Wire Sculpture

Wednesday 15 April
Visual Arts Studio

This practical workshop is perfect for releasing your creativity, regardless of your ability or experience.

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City Nature Challenge

Saturday 25 April
Highfields Park

Calling all mini-beast enthusiasts, environmentalists or those potty about plants – your park needs you!

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Pop Up Landscape Workshop

Saturday 23 May
Performing Arts Studio

Create 3D pop-up seaside landscapes out of paper based on the story The Storm Whale.‚Äč



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.