Welcome to City Arts

Since 1977, we have helped communities and artists to create and explore art of all kinds – from music to writing, from drawing to dance. We aim to give everyone the chance to be creative, regardless of who they are or where they’re from.

Support Us Find out more

Workshop

Make your own Festive Wreath

Date of event: 16 Dec 2019 Event start time: 11:00am - Event end time: 1:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Design and make a Christmas wreath that looks great and smells divine! Brighten up your home and get into the festive spirit. Choose from an abundant range of materials to…

Music

Songwriter Sessions: Kaleidø, Mollie Ralph & Benjamin Zięć

Date of event: 18 Jan 2020 Event start time: 7:00pm - Event end time: 11:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

The 'Songwriter Sessions' present a mix of accomplished local and touring acts. Each act will perform original music before speaking about their craft, the inspiration behind their music and their…

Family Friendly

Ages & Ages Tales – ‘Drip, Splosh, Freeze!’

Date of event: 26 Jan 2020 Event start time: 3:00pm - Event end time: 5:30pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Throughout the ages humans have relished tales of adventure, mystery, monsters, myth, and mayhem! This event is a unique chance to share stories across the generations. Join us every month…

Workshop

Line Drawn Portraiture Workshop

Date of event: 5 Feb 2020 Event start time: 5:45pm - Event end time: 8:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

A workshop designed to help you improve or get started drawing portraits. We will guide you towards a new approach to portraiture. About this Event Whether you’re just starting out…

Workshop

Line Embroidery Workshop

Date of event: 12 Feb 2020 Event start time: 5:45pm - Event end time: 8:00pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

A workshop designed to guide you through embroidering a line drawing onto a tote bag. We will get you started with embroidering linework. About this Event Embroider a line drawing…

Workshop

Sound Walk with Isabel Jones for people 55+

Date of event: 14 Feb 2020 Event start time: 1:15pm - Event end time: 3:15pm

Venue Address: City Arts, 11-13 Hockley, Nottingham, NG1 1FH

Join artist Isabel Jones for an audio-enhanced walk around Nottingham. Experience sounds and stories as you stroll. For people aged 55+ What is a 'Sound Walk?' 'Sound Walks' are a…

Care home resident at puppet show performance

Support Us

Become a friend of City Arts

Support our vital work to give everyone the opportunity to take part in the arts, regardless of health, ability, background or income.

Find out more