About QUAD

About QUAD | Derby QUAD

QUAD is a CINEMA, GALLERY,  CAFÉ BAR and WORKSHOP that anyone can use.

Showing the best in World, Hollywood and Independent films.

The exhibition programme includes work from local, national and international artists, it is exciting, diverse and open to new ideas and experimentation.

Come and relax in our fully licenced Café Bar with a drink or choose from a range of delicious home made dishes.

QUAD brings individuals, communities and artists together to create exciting new art and film. We are committed to providing access to the arts for everyone.


QUAD provides facilities and services that connect people and businesses to art and film, creating opportunities for entertainment, education and participation.

QUAD's original Patron was the late, great Sir John Hurt CBE.

QUAD's current Patrons are actor/director Paddy Considine, Derby-born actor Jack O'Connell, actor/musician John Tams, artist Hetain Patel and Dr. Jo Twist OBE CEO of The Association for UK Interactive Entertainment.