What's on

Transforming lives through active participation in arts and film including exhibitions, films and wide-ranging education and creative activities.

Thursday 29 August

Car boot

QUAD Car Boot

QUAD Car Boot Sunday 20th October 12:00pm – 4:30pm in QUAD Gallery FREE ENTRY Come by to QUAD Car Boot, where we will have a mixture of stalls selling

20th Oct 2019
PhotographyDigitalPainting Symposium

PhotographyDigitalPainting Symposium

PhotographyDigitalPainting International Symposium Wednesday 23rd October 2019 - 9.00am (for 9.30am start) - 5.30pm Tickets: £10.00  Unwaged: £5.00 QUAD Cinema

23rd Oct 2019
Artist Opportunities

Take a look at our Artist Opportunities page to view the open calls and opportunities we currently have for artists.


FORMAT PhotoForum

PhotoForum is a series of inspirational talks about the world of photography.    Dan Wheeler, Photo Parlour Nottingham - Thursday 24th October 6:30 - 8:00pm

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Carnival: 'Man' Behind the Mask

Carnival: ‘Man’ Behind the Mask  Sunday 27th October 11:00am – 5:00pm, QUAD Gallery FREE ENTRY An exclusive preview of African Caribbean designers and their

27th Oct 2019
RAM_Fest: Celebrating Gaming Culture

RAM_Fest: Celebrating Video Gaming Culture

RAM_Fest is a new mini-festival in Derby celebrating computer and video gaming culture in the UK, featuring over 20 computers and consoles from the Retro

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Ruth Sneesby

FORMAT University of Derby Graduate Award Exhibition

19th October – 10th November, QUAD Extra Gallery Spaces Dean Barker, Dominic Chapman, Carl Harness, Rachel Hulson, Ruth Sneesby, Luke Williams The FORMAT (

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Imran Qureshi

Imran Qureshi Exhibition

QUAD Gallery 30th November 2019 – 9th February 2020  Imran Qureshi is arguably one of the most celebrated artists to emerge from Pakistan in the last twenty

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Self Portrait

Self Portrait: Open Call Exhibition

QUAD Extra Gallery Spaces  30th November 2019 – 9th February 2020 Open call exhibition of small biographical art works by Derbyshire based or born artists. The

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Laura O'Leary

Instagram Live Exhibition Tours

Instagram Live Curatorial Tours @derbyquad Self Portrait led by Assistant Curator Laura O'Leary  Wednesday 4th December 2:00pm - 2:30pm  Self Portrait led by

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Imran Qureshi

Gallery Lates: Imran Qureshi

Gallery Late Nights and Exhibition Tours Free, drop in. QUAD Gallery will be open until 9:00pm on these dates, with a tour at 5:00pm Thursday 12th December 5:

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Portfolio Review

Portfolio Review Day for Artists

Portfolio Reviews Day for Artists with QUAD Senior Curator Peter Bonnell Wednesdays 16th October, 6th November & 11th December, 10:00am – 4:00pm One-hour

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