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QUAD's New Patron: Molly Windsor

QUAD's New Patron: Molly Windsor

15 October 2020

QUAD is delighted to announce its newest Patron, actor Molly Windsor. 

Molly Windsor is a Derby born actor who started her career by featuring in Samantha Morton’s Channel 4 film The Unloved. She went on to play “Holly Winshaw” in BBC drama Three Girls which won her the 2018 BAFTA award for Leading Actress. Other credits include Cheat, Traces and Claire Oakley’s Make Up. Molly joins QUAD Patrons Jack O'Connell, Hetain Patel, Paddy Considine, John Tams and Dr Jo Twist OBE.

QUAD receives support from ACE Recovery Fund

QUAD receives support from ACE Recovery Fund

13 October 2020

QUAD in Derby received the positive news today of an award of £245,000 from the Arts Council England Culture Recovery Fund.  

QUAD plays a crucial role as a cultural hub for Derby, the funding means we can continue to serve our audiences offering a full programme of art and film, as well as online content and workshops for those who are not able to access the venue at the moment.

Peer to Peer: UK/HK Online Festival

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Peer to Peer: UK/HK Online Festival

8 October 2020

QUAD is delighted to be a part of Peer to Peer: UK/HK Online Festival, inspiring arts exchange between the UK and Hong Kong. Running 11 – 14 November, the festival will include online exhibitions of new and existing art, public events and panel discussions. Registration opens 21 October!

https://peertopeerexchange.org

Cineworld Closures: QUAD Responds

Cineworld Closures: QUAD Responds

5 October 2020

QUAD is sorry to hear about the Cineworld closures and the devastating news for their staff.​​​​​ It certainly is proving to currently be a set of very challenging circumstances for the film industry.

We wanted to reassure our customers that due to being an independent venue showing a mix of independent, foreign language and arthouse cinema as well as blockbuster releases, QUAD is more resilient to these market forces.

QUAD International Digital Fellow 2020-2021: Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley

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QUAD International Digital Fellow 2020-2021: Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley

25 September 2020

QUAD is thrilled to announce that the ground-breaking artist Danielle Brathwaite-Shirley is QUAD International Digital Fellow 2020 - 2021. They work predominantly in animation, sound, performance and video games to communicate the experiences of being a Black Trans person.

Warm Worlds and Otherwise: New Publication

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Warm Worlds and Otherwise: New Publication

15 September 2020

SPECIAL EDITION ARTIST PUBLICATION AND DIGITALLY INTERACTIVE POSTER LAUNCH
Anna Bunting-Branch: Warm Worlds and Otherwise

Published by The Mechatronic Library and QUAD

Price: £27.00 + £2.50p&p
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QUAD and The Mechatronic Library are pleased to announce a new 44-page full colour publication and interactive poster of the project Warm Worlds and Otherwise by Anna Bunting Branch.

Meet the Artist: How We Make Meaning, Memo Akten

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Meet the Artist: How We Make Meaning, Memo Akten

14 September 2020

This week we introduce artist Memo Akten who is exhibiting work in QUAD main Gallery as part of How We Make Meaning at QUAD. Next week we introduce Tom K Kemp who is exhibiting his work in the exhibition Napoleon Complex in QUAD Extra Gallery Spaces.

How We Make Meaning
Memo Akten / Mimi Ọnụọha
7 September 2020 - 24 January 2021
QUAD Gallery one and two

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