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The Rest is Propaganda: Celebrating Alan Sillitoe

“Illegitimi non carborundum” , in literati Latin, or “Don’t let the bastards grind you down”, as Arthur Seaton, the anti-hero of “Saturday Night Sunday Morning” would translate into more local tones.  Arthur, the ‘angry young man’ of local author Alan Sillitoe’s 1958 era-defining novel, and his modern counterparts wildly roaming the streets of inner-Nottingham, was the… Read More

Special Event Blog – Nottingham Contemporary Exhibition Launch: Thomas Demand and DAAR

Friday 27th Jan was the official launch of Nottingham Contemporary’s latest exhibition pairing: Thomas Demand – Model Studies, architectural photography DAAR – Common Assembly, a challenging exhibition commenting on the ‘decolonization’ of Palestine In the grand-yet-cool style we’ve come to expect of the city’s renowned international gallery, the launch was an epic affair, with shoulder-rubbing encounters… Read More

Creative networks in Nottinghamshire

Welcome to an election-free week here on Creative Nottingham.  If contemplating the polls is making you want to take out your eyes with toothpicks, we’ve plenty to keep you in the creative loop this week with new blogger Fiona Hanley holding the editorial ropes, and new guest bloggers joining the team to be announced very… Read More