Nottingham Contemporary has been described as “the most inspiring gallery in the UK” (Guardian). Their mission is to offer international art, for everyone, for free.
Exhibitions, events, learning programmes and research offer extraordinary perspectives on today’s society, hosting and stimulating important discussions.
Since opening in 2009, they have welcomed two million people and presented more than fifty exhibitions of international art. Each year around twenty-three thousand people take part in learning activities withNottingham Contemporary – all for free.
Designed by Caruso St. John Architects, our RIBA Award-winning building is one of the largest contemporary art centres in the UK; part of the city’s vibrant culture, and is connected with its heritage – lace is imprinted into the building’s concrete facade.
Nottingham Contemporary invite people from the city, the region, the country and the world to visit, discuss, debate, and experience the most exciting contemporary culture.