New Art Exchange

Transform Launch


Join the New Art Exchange to celebrate Transform and the vibrant and exciting culture of Hyson Green. Expect mouthwatering street food, an array of creative activities, face painting, mehndi, performances from NAE’s YARD young people’s theatre, and a great live music lineup from their Under the Spotlight artists and the Dream Sixty Choir. New Art […]

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Exhibition: Water into Wine


Water into Wine is a series of new paintings by Nottingham artist Kim Thompson that recaptures and upscales the beauty and depth present in the experiences of nine Nottingham residents of Caribbean descent, some of whom include the artist’s family. The paintings steer away from common narratives of trauma whilst also placing a spotlight on […]

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NAE OPEN 2024


The NAE Open returns for its fourth iteration with a presentation of works that includes paintings, video, live art, photography, textiles and sculpture. This dynamic exhibition was created through a competitive open application process for Nottinghamshire-based artists and Global Ethnic majority* artists living anywhere in the UK. Tasked to seek out the most innovative and […]

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Close the App, Make the Ting by Elijah


Close The App Make The TIng is an exploration of the ideas of Elijah, a London-based writer, DJ, artist manager, and co-founder of the iconic record label Butterz, which he regularly shares in his project the 'Yellow Squares' on Instagram. In this lecture, Elijah will cover creating art within your means, using social media as […]

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Luckiest Girl Alive


The Luckiest Girl Alive is a piece of puppet theatre based on the extraordinary real-life story of Hoda Ali, the human rights activist and campaigner against FGM (Female Genital Mutilation). The story follows Hoda through her loving childhood in Somalia before the outbreak of the Civil War, followed by her epic journey across the globe to […]

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Premiere: Gugulethu


A new short film by Baobab Pictures and Brownstone Studios. One fateful night Musa is ready to end his life on a bridge but is saved by the loving words of a stranger, Nandi. This unconventional encounter opens up the door to a new relationship. The production of this film has been supported by New […]

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The Bigger Picture with Bounce Cinema


Join Mathieu Ajan, the founder of Bounce Cinema, for an exclusive workshop delving into the world of filmmaking beyond production. Explore the intricacies of the industry, from securing funding to collaborating with clients to growing and establishing yourself as a film professional. This intimate workshop offers a valuable platform to ask questions, learn from an […]

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Crate Chronicles: The Art of Storytelling Through Reggae by Jayson Wynters


Join us for this special listening event with Jayson Wynters where we explore the art of storytelling through reggae music! Experience the rich storytelling of Reggae music through its lyrics with curator, DJ, and producer Jayson Wynters in this immersive listening event. Jayson will guide you through a thoughtfully curated playlist of Reggae records, ranging […]

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