Bonington Gallery

Photography exhibition by Simon Roberts in Bonington Gallery
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Based within Nottingham Trent University, Bonington Gallery delivers a cultural programme of exhibitions, events and publications, to encourage student engagement and enable public involvement with the work of the University and the wider discourses of Art, Design and Visual Culture.

The gallery offers an interdisciplinary platform for practitioners and researchers within the University, combined with a programme of visiting exhibitions by local, national and international artists and curators.

The gallery is committed to experimental curatorship providing a platform for new concepts, debates and collections, and to strategic partnerships both locally, nationally and internationally.

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Opening hours

Mon to Fri: 10.00 - 17.00

Closed: Weekends
Bank Holidays

Admission charges

Exhibitions: FREE

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art, Design, Film and Media, Fine Art, Music, Performing Arts, Photography

Exhibition details are listed below, you may need to scroll down to see them all.
Egg tempera painting of an almshouse

Inscription: The Almshouse Tempera Project

  • 19 September — 23 October 2015

Inscription: The Almshouse Tempera Project presents the work of four contemporary artists who have investigated the historical but still very active form of social housing known as the almshouse, through the early painting medium of egg tempera.

The artists » Derek Hampson » Deborah Harty » Atsuhide Ito and Peter Suchin will also include actual material fragments from almshouses within the exhibition, inscribing both the image and the physical presence of the almshouse into the gallery.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Letter print from Alan Kitchings Collection

Alan Kitching and Monotype: Celebrating Five Pioneers of the Poster

  • 19 September — 23 October 2015

This exhibition celebrates the collaboration between two typographic forces: Alan Kitching, a leading practitioner in letterpress, typography and design; and Monotype, global trailblazers in type and home to some of the world’s most popular typefaces.

The exhibition features the Alan Kitching Collection which celebrates the lives of five very influential graphic designers: » Tom Eckersley » Abram Games » FHK Henrion » Josef Müller-Brockmann and Paul Rand.

The show reveals the process behind the making of the Collection; following Alan’s journey from research and sketches, through the Monotype archive, to Alan’s workshop and the finished printed pieces.

Suitable for

  • Any age


Bonington Gallery
Nottingham Trent University
Bonington building
Dryden Street




0115 848 8268

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