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



Thursday 1st December : 9.30 am – 10.00 pm 

Nottingham Contemporary

Nottingham Contemporary is one of the largest contemporary art centres in the UK. It has four galleries – a performance and film Space, a Learning room, The Study, The Shop and Café.Bar.Contemporary. In Dialogue forms part of the Public Programme at Nottingham Contemporary, ‘which is a platform for the research and critical debate of ideas and practices that are relevant to the Exhibitions that take place here and to contemporary art and its institutions more broadly.’

Address: Weekday Cross, Nottingham, NG1 2GB

Telephone: 0115 948 9750


Google Maps: Nottingham Contemporary

Getting there:


Nottingham Contemporary is right next to the Lace Market Tram Stop, five minutes walk from Nottingham Railway Station and the Green NCT bus routes.

Please note that you will need exact fare for any bus journeys, day tickets and combined bus and tram tickets are available .

For further information visit:


Broadmarsh car park is a stone’s throw away from the gallery and offers an earlybird rate before 9.30 am.

Number 26 on the city’s ParkSmart Map, in the Lace Market zone.

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Friday 2nd December : 9.30 – 6.00pm

New Art Exchange


New Art Exchange (NAE) is a contemporary arts space in Nottingham that celebrates the region’s cultural richness and diversity. It is the largest gallery in the UK dedicated to culturally diverse contemporary visual arts. The venue presents an ever-changing programme of art exhibitions, creative activities for families and young people, film screenings, symposiums, lectures, festivals and a live performance programme of music, dance and theatre.

Address: New Art Exchange 39 – 41 Gregory Boulevard, Nottingham ,NG7 6BE

Telephone: +44(0)115 924 8630


Google Maps: New Art Exchange

Getting there:


The easiest way to get to NAE from Nottingham city centre is by tram. NAE is located opposite The Forest tram stop. Trams depart every 7-8 mins from Nottingham train station and market square, and it takes approximately 10 minutes.

NAE can also be reached by bus services (78, 79, 80, 81 & L12).

Please note that you will need exact fare for any bus journeys, day tickets and combined bus and tram tickets are available .

For further information visit:


The Forest Recreation ground (Forest Park and Ride) has a sizable car park for visitors using the park and ride. We have parking spaces available for people with disabilities at the rear of the building, just off Noel Street.


Please note that this is a guide and we cannot book accommodation for you and do not take any responsibility for the accommodation!

In Dialogue will run from 9.30 am Thursday 1st December through to 6 pm  Friday 2nd December.


  1. is a useful site that allows you to book rooms, change your mind and pay on arrival.
  2. is useful for last minute rooms but you rarely find a bargain for weekend nights. 



Should you have any questions prior to your visit please do not hesitate to contact the In Dialogue administration team at

We very much look forward to your arrival.

The In Dialogue team