Nottingham Mela Weekend Launch

8 September 2017, 6:30pm - 10:30pm

New Art Exchange

Nottingham Mela Weekend launches with two exceptional performances by the 'Prince' of Kathak, Aakash Odedra and Bharatanatyam artist, Seeta Patel.

Join Skinder Hundal in conversation with Aakash and Seeta following their performances.

And later, DJ Aïcha brings a relaxed party vibe to the New Art Exchange cafe with a set inspired by world music, hiphop and electronic beats to the New Art Exchange cafe.

6:30pm: Drinks Reception

7pm - 8:15pm: Dance Performances and In Conversation with Aakash Odedra and Seeta Patel

8:30 - 10:30pm - DJ Aïcha

Bar open until 10:30pm

Supported by Kingfisher Beer (Free Beer on arrival - book tickets below)

Nottingham Mela Friday (launch)

Please note that all our events have restricted capacity. To book you place please follow the bookable link (above) or contact New Art Exchange (0115 924 8630 or We recommend arriving 15 minutes before the event start time. We reserve the right to re-allocate unclaimed tickets after the event start time.


New Art Exchange
39-41 Gregory Boulevard
NG7 6BE, Uk


0115 924 8630


Opening Times

Mon: Closed

Tues -  Sat: 10:00 – 16:00

Sun: Closed

Closed Bank Holidays

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We would like to acknowledge the financial support new art exchange has received from our funders and partners.

Supported by

Logos for; Arts Council England, Nottingham City Council

Capital funders

Logos for; Nottingham City Council, East Midlands Development Agency, Neighbourhood Development Company, European Regional Development Fund, Greater Nottingham Partnership, Arts Council England