Large-scale “Peace Poem” by artist Robert Montgomery comes to Nottingham
A striking illuminated Peace Poem mounted on a mobile platform will visit Nottingham as part of nationwide tour including London, Dewsbury, Stoke-on-Trent and Peterborough. It was created by internationally acclaimed…Read more: 'Large-scale “Peace Poem” by artist Robert Montgomery comes to Nottingham'
Artist combines images of Chilwell and the Somme to mark 100 years since the end of WW1
On Sunday 11th November, City Arts is showing the work of artist Katja Hock on Sneinton Market Plaza. The artist’s work combines photographs of the former ammunitions factory in Chilwell…Read more: 'Artist combines images of Chilwell and the Somme to mark 100 years since the end of WW1'
Art, Dementia & Technology: City Arts releases new free app ‘Armchair Gallery’
A new app offers people with dementia the chance to enjoy some of the UK’s greatest cultural collections, from the comfort of their own home. Armchair Gallery is specially designed…Read more: 'Art, Dementia & Technology: City Arts releases new free app ‘Armchair Gallery’'
Henry Normal becomes City Arts (Nottingham)’s first patron
Nottingham arts charity City Arts are proud to announce Henry Normal as their first patron. The announcement marks the end of City Arts’ year-long fortieth anniversary celebrations. Born in St…Read more: 'Henry Normal becomes City Arts (Nottingham)’s first patron'
Heritage Hunters: What we learned when 28 youth leaders visited Nottingham
In the spring, City Arts held the second half of our Heritage Hunters exchange project. Twenty-eight ‘youth leaders’, from across Europe, came together for a week-long seminar in Nottingham. The…Read more: 'Heritage Hunters: What we learned when 28 youth leaders visited Nottingham'
Armchair Gallery project wins Nottinghamshire Heritage Award
City Arts’ work with the National Trust has won a Nottinghamshire Heritage award for ‘New Audiences’. We are working with the team at Mr Straw’s House as part of our…Read more: 'Armchair Gallery project wins Nottinghamshire Heritage Award'
Photos from the frontline of the war with Islamic State
A photo exhibition at City Arts Nottingham offers a new perspective on the continuing war between ISIS (also known as ISIL, IS or Daesh) and the Kurdish State. The photos…Read more: 'Photos from the frontline of the war with Islamic State'
Traumascapes & Landscapes of the Interior – a new exhibtion at the Institute of Mental Health
City Arts have teamed up with the Institute of Mental Health for a new art exhibition looking people’s experience of trauma. The exhibition is called ‘Traumascapes & Landscapes of the…Read more: 'Traumascapes & Landscapes of the Interior – a new exhibtion at the Institute of Mental Health'
City Arts at 40 Writing Competition Winners Announced
As part of City Arts’ year-long celebrations of their 40th anniversary, the organisation collaborated with Nottingham Writers’ Studio on a writing competition on the theme of ‘Forty’. Entries were received…Read more: 'City Arts at 40 Writing Competition Winners Announced'
Young Producers: 10 things we learned from our Moldovan adventure
Recently, City Arts has teamed up with organisations across the EU. Together we are part of a new project called ‘Heritage Hunters’. It is funded by Erasmus+. It began with…Read more: 'Young Producers: 10 things we learned from our Moldovan adventure'
5 things not to miss at Nottingham Puppet Festival
As preparation for the first Nottingham Puppet Festival hits its last two weeks, the’ss lots to think about, with workshops and walkabouts popping up all over the city. Did you…Read more: '5 things not to miss at Nottingham Puppet Festival'
City Arts & Friends at Nottingham Light Night 2018
The It’s in Nottingham Light Night takes place on Friday 23 February 2018, celebrating its eleventh year. This year we are producing and supporting support a range of wonderful illuminated events.…Read more: 'City Arts & Friends at Nottingham Light Night 2018'