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Historic England, Picturing England’s High Streets Open Call

Historic England, Picturing England’s High Streets Open Call

23 July 2021

Opportunity for Photographer-in-Residence in Leicester (two years) supported by QUAD/FORMAT

FORMAT and QUAD in association with Historic England and Photoworks are delighted to offer this unique opportunity to work on the long term project, Picturing England’s High Street, photographing the high streets of Leicester.

About the national photographer-in-residence programme

Get Involved, Apply Now! Derby Film Festival Young Programmers Group

Get Involved, Apply Now! Derby Film Festival Young Programmers Group

20 July 2021

Do you love watching films? 

Want to spend time with a group of people who are as enthusiastic about film as you are and be part of shaping this year’s Derby Film Festival ? 

Then this opportunity is for you we are currently looking for 8 film enthusiasts aged between 18-30 to be part of our Derby Film Festival young programmers group? 

We will meet twice a month from August - November to consult on the film festival programme. 

Tasks will include but not limited to: 

Welcoming You Back to QUAD: Important Information for Visitors - July 2021

Welcoming You Back to QUAD: Important Information for Visitors - July 2021

16 July 2021

Although many formal Government restrictions have now been relaxed, you’ll continue to see many Covid safety measures around the building at QUAD. We know you may still have lots of questions so below are a few important areas that you may want to know about.

An Update Regarding Visiting QUAD From 19 July Onwards

An Update Regarding Visiting QUAD From 19 July Onwards

12 July 2021

For the safety of yourself and others QUAD strongly encourages all customers to continue to wear a face covering whilst in our building (except for children under the age of 11 and people listed as exempt). All cinema events will have reserved seating to ensure social distancing is maintained. Masks may be removed when seated in a socially distanced manner in the cinemas or when seated in the Café Bar.

QUAD Café bar news, Sunday 11th July.

QUAD Café bar news, Sunday 11th July.

10 July 2021

Please note that the QUAD Café bar will be closing at 7:30pm tomorrow, Sunday 11th July. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

The Drill #3: Art × Money

The Drill #3: Art × Money

9 July 2021

The Drill #3: Art × Money
5 sessions: 27 July and 3, 10, 17 & 24 August, 2- 3:30pm (WAT)  FREE

These sessions will be streamed live on YouTube – links published soon. Admission is free of charge, but registration is required (details below)

QUAD is pleased to partner the 3rd iteration of The Drill knowledge series, The Drill #3: Art × Money. These sessions are for artists and cultural producers based anywhere in the world.

East Meets West: New Masterclass Programme

East Meets West: New Masterclass Programme

1 July 2021

GRAIN Projects (Birmingham), FORMAT and QUAD (Derby) are delighted to announce a new iteration of their successful East Meets West masterclass programme, which will take place online.

National Lottery Cinema Weekend 2021

National Lottery Cinema Weekend 2021

7 June 2021

Join us for the National Lottery Cinema Weekend on 19 & 20 June and see a film for free!

Every time you play The National Lottery you're helping to raise £30 million a week for good causes. From communities, sports, arts, heritage projects all the way through to the film industry.

To say thank you, The National Lottery invites you and a guest to see a film for free at QUAD on Saturday 19 or Sunday 20 June.

The All-New 7 Day Cinema Diet #4

The All-New 7 Day Cinema Diet #4

7 June 2021

QUAD Cinema Programmer Adam Marsh brings you another seven days of fantastic film viewing options.

Another eclectic mix of films for you to view in the comfort of QUAD’s cinema screens or the comfort of your own home. All the recommendations have been pulled from QUAD, QUAD Cinema At Home, BBC iPlayer, All4, Arrow Player and Britbox. 

See you at the movies! 

Adam J. Marsh

Day One – QUAD Cinema 

Doc/Fest - The Story Of Looking  

Podcast: Bridging The Gap in Digital Participative Arts

Podcast: Bridging The Gap in Digital Participative Arts

19 May 2021

How do we bridge the gap between participation in arts and digital participation in arts? QUAD's Digital Participation Curator John Whall joins Creative Producer Alma Solarte-Tobon (City Arts Nottingham) and Youth Arts Worker Sophie Mackreth (High Peak Community Arts) in a podcast with Dr Rob Watson at Decentered Media.

The podcast has been made as part of a project to document digital participatory practice for ArtWorks Alliance, a national network championing participatory arts in the UK.

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