Press Release | QUAD Skip to main content

Find what you’re looking for

Close menu

Press Release

QUAD in Derby announces film and exhibition programme for re-opening on 17 May 2021

QUAD in Derby announces film and exhibition programme for re-opening on 17 May 2021

4 May 2021

Films and exhibitions have been confirmed for QUAD’s re-opening in May. QUAD will be fully open to the public with exhibitions and film screenings from 17th May 2021, although the date is subject to any further changes in government guidelines. QUAD Café bar will be open daily from 10:00am.
 
Films being screened in May are:

FORMAT21: Presents in venues across Derby 17th May – 29th August 2021

FORMAT21: Presents in venues across Derby 17th May – 29th August 2021

28 April 2021

Following the successful 3D virtual presentation of FORMAT21 International Photography Festival, selected exhibitions from this year’s international photography festival will be shown across Derby in the city’s cultural institutions and retail spaces. Come and enjoy the face to face experience of some amazing photography.

QUAD in Derby receives £122,000 from the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund

QUAD in Derby receives £122,000 from the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund

2 April 2021

QUAD is among more than 2,700 recipients to benefit from the latest round of awards from the £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund.

QUAD re-opens to the public on 17th May 

QUAD in Derby is one of the national organisations that has announced it has received £122,000 from the Culture Recovery Fund. The Culture Recovery Fund is designed to help weather the storm of coronavirus, not only for the people in the industry, but supporting communities across the country.

QUAD Announces A Date For Reopening In 2021

QUAD Announces A Date For Reopening In 2021

25 March 2021

One year on from the first national lockdown, QUAD in Derby has announced a date for reopening. The venue will be fully open to the public from 17th May 2021. This date is subject to any further changes in government guidelines.
 
The multi-artform venue, based on Derby’s Market Place, will be fully open including its Café-bar, Cinema and Exhibition spaces. 

Giant Photo Mosaic Unveiled for FORMAT21 Festival

Giant Photo Mosaic Unveiled for FORMAT21 Festival

11 March 2021

Photos on QUAD’s building Derby launches 10th edition of FORMAT International Photography Festival

This week a giant photo mosaic has been unveiled on the outside of QUAD in Derby as part of the #massisolationFORMAT project at FORMAT21 International Photography Festival.
 
Created and produced by The People's Picture for FORMAT21, the photo mosaic is composed of a total of 180,574 photos from the exhibition #massisolationFORMAT.

Make & Take and Minecraft-themed online workshops this half-term

Make & Take and Minecraft-themed online workshops this half-term

9 February 2021

QUAD, Derby has Make & Take and Minecraft-themed online workshops for families and young people this February half-term 

QUAD will be offering workshops online for families and young people during February half-term.
 

Holocaust Memorial Day Derby Commemorative Event 2021

Holocaust Memorial Day Derby Commemorative Event 2021

27 January 2021

A commemorative event to mark Holocaust Memorial Day, on Wednesday 27th January, will be available to view online this year. Presented by Derby’s Holocaust Memorial Day group, the theme for 2021 is ‘Be the Light in the Darkness’. The programme will include musical, dance and spoken word pieces as well as addresses representing international Embassies.

QUAD Patrons add their support to the venue’s ‘Sponsor A Seat’ scheme

QUAD Patrons add their support to the venue’s ‘Sponsor A Seat’ scheme

21 January 2021

QUAD Patron’s Dr Jo Twist and Dr John Tams and Derby Film Festival Patron David Morrissey are the latest additions to the venues ‘Sponsor A Seat’ scheme. 

QUAD have now sold over 100 bespoke cinema seat dedications, which have been bought by customers, sponsors and supporters. The scheme was launched early in 2020 to allow customers to name or dedicate their favourite cinema seats in QUAD.

Subscribe to Press Release