City Arts welcome Extraordinary Bodies & head to the Ashbourne Streetfest
Extraordinary Bodies come to Nottingham Extraordinary Bodies is the UK’s leading inclusive Circus Company. They are made up of disabled and non-disabled dancers, actors and circus performers. This year they…Read more: 'City Arts welcome Extraordinary Bodies & head to the Ashbourne Streetfest'
‘Here & Now’ – Exhibition at the Institute of Mental Health – 17 May to 29 Sept 2017
Visit 'Here & Now', a new art exhibition at the Institute of Mental Health produced in collaboration with City Arts. Address: Institute of Mental Health, Jubilee Campus, University of Nottingham…Read more: '‘Here & Now’ – Exhibition at the Institute of Mental Health – 17 May to 29 Sept 2017'
City Arts awarded £97,000 to celebrate age in Nottingham
City Arts has been awarded £97,200 to challenge perceptions of ageing and dementia through a programme of arts and cultural events that will bring older and young people together. Arts…Read more: 'City Arts awarded £97,000 to celebrate age in Nottingham'
Young artists mount photo exhibit in Nottingham Train Station
Over the past few weeks, young people enrolled in our Express Yourself programme have been exploring a range of different photographic techniques. Working with professional photographer Anthony Hopwood the group…Read more: 'Young artists mount photo exhibit in Nottingham Train Station'
City Arts and friends at Nottingham Light Night 2017
On the evening of Friday 10th February, Nottingham lit up for the city’s annual Light Night festival. It was the event’s tenth year, and once again…Read more: 'City Arts and friends at Nottingham Light Night 2017'
Light, pattern and colour explored in installation created by Nottingham care home residents
This stunning installation, titled “Not just white noise”, was created by renowned sculptor and light artist Raphael Daden for Nottingham Light Night 2017. Throughout October and November 2016, Raphael was…Read more: 'Light, pattern and colour explored in installation created by Nottingham care home residents'
City Arts awarded £99,980 to develop ‘Armchair Gallery’ arts app for older people
We are delighted to annouce that City Arts has been awarded £99,980 to develop iPad and Android apps offering bespoke virtual tours of some of the world greatest art collections…Read more: 'City Arts awarded £99,980 to develop ‘Armchair Gallery’ arts app for older people'
enLIGHTenment – young people’s Mansfield exhibition highlights importance of reusing, recycling & upcycling waste
As part of City Arts’ Express Yourself programme, young people from Mansfield have worked with eco artist Sarah Turner to produce a stunning new exhibition of upcycled illuminated scultptures created…Read more: 'enLIGHTenment – young people’s Mansfield exhibition highlights importance of reusing, recycling & upcycling waste'
‘with nature in mind’ – exhibition explores how the natural world enhances our well-being
City Arts have teamed up with Framework's Nature in Mind service and artist Chris Lewis-Jones to create a new temporary public artwork in Nottingham Railway Station's A Case for the…Read more: '‘with nature in mind’ – exhibition explores how the natural world enhances our well-being'
Young artists create ‘Day of the Dead’ inspired puppet
Meet the magnificent ‘Suzy Bones’ – the latest addition to City Arts’ ever growing collection of puppets. She was built by the young participants of our Express Yourself programme. Over…Read more: 'Young artists create ‘Day of the Dead’ inspired puppet'
‘Explosion // Utopia // Legacy’: Young artists take over City Arts
Starting 12th November, City Arts' Young Producers will be taking over our venue in Hockley, Nottingham. The group have put together an exciting festival of free creative workshops and talks,…Read more: '‘Explosion // Utopia // Legacy’: Young artists take over City Arts'
‘Flying Free’ with City Arts & Can Samba at Nottingham Carnival 2016
At Nottingham Carnival Parade on Sunday 21st August, City Arts & Can Samba won BEST TROUPE for the second year in a row. It was a…Read more: '‘Flying Free’ with City Arts & Can Samba at Nottingham Carnival 2016'