a collaborative research project that interrogates how artists and researchers use dialogue in practice

2016 Programme

Watch InDialogue 2016 live

on Thursday 1st December

at Nottingham Contemporary

10am – 10 pm

InDialogue are pleased to announce the guest speakers, performers and presenters for 2016:

Guest Speakers:

Keynote: Professor Grant Kester (University of California)

Chair: Professor Steve Swindells (University of Huddersfield)

Curatators: Heather Connelly, Rhiannon Jones

Guest Speakers: Dom Breadmore, Elena Cologni Luigi Galimberti, Saskia Holmkvist, Boseda Olawoye,  Helen Varley Jamieson, Rachelle Viader Knowles and Katherine Wimpenny.

Performers: Sally Doughty, Rachel Krische and Lisa Kendall, , Vida Midgelow and Jane Bacon, Michael Pinchbeck and work in progress by Chloé Déchery and Jane McKernan 2016 InDialogue resident artists.


Jessica Bradley and Louise Atkinson,  Rachael Colley and Nuala ClooneyLinda DuvallTom EstesSarah Green, John Hammersley,  Frank Heather,  Caroline Horton and Jacqueline TaylorDaniel HuntPetra JohnsonGarrett Lynchmatthews and allen,  Francesco Mazzarella and Gavin Rogers Ella McCartneySam Metz and Abigail Parsons, Tychonas MichailidisJake Moore and Jade Williams, Sally Morfill and Ana Čavić, Katarina Rankovic, Zoe RobertsonNatalie Garrett Brown and Amy Voris, Susanne Palzer, Zoë PetersenGaby SaldanhaDan ScottJoanna Sperryn-Jones and Craig Newsome, Dani TagenArlene Tucker and Anastasia Artemeva,  Gemma-Rose Turnbull and Anthony Luvera.

Programme – Overview

Thursday 1st December 2016 

09.30 – 22.00

Nottingham Contemporary

Weekday Cross, Nottingham NG1 2GB

09.30 – 18.30

with a keynote by Grant Kester

19.00 – 22.00

Evening of live works by invited international visiting artists.

Curated by InDialogue and Dance4 at Nottingham Contemporary.

Friday 2nd December 

9.30 – 17.30

New Art Exchange

39 – 41 Gregory Blvd, Nottingham NG7 6BE

Programme now available to download:


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*Please note that Thursday and two day tickets include the performance evening, which is an integral part of the symposium.

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InDialogue Performance Evening

In partnership with Dance4, InDialogue has invited artists who are making creative and challenging live works in the UK and internationally to present their work.

The performance evening will celebrate what it means to be in dialogue, considering diverse approaches to practice.

Artists include Sally Doughty, Rachel Krische and Lisa Kendall, Caroline Horton and Jacqueline Taylor, Vida Midgelow and Jane Bacon, Michael Pinchbeck and work in progress by the 2016 InDialogue resident artists.

Performance evening:
Tickets: £10 (full) £8 (concessions)
Duration: 3 hrs (approx.)
Suitable for 16+

The performance evening is new for 2016 and is part of the wider InDialogue symposium.

InDialogue is a two day biennial International Symposium that interrogates how artists and researchers use dialogue in practice, this year the symposium will take place on Thursday 1 and Friday 2 December.

Tickets for the full symposium can be booked via eventbrite:

Tickets for performance evening only are available from Dance4.