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

Digital Dropin

Mainframe Digital DropIn

Mainframe is based at QUAD and funded via the European Regional Development Fund and Art’s Council England. Mainframe is part of the Big House, a collaboration

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Creative Mornings

Mainframe CreativeMornings/Derby

Mainframe is based at QUAD and funded via the European Regional Development Fund and Art’s Council England. Mainframe is part of the Big House, a collaboration

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Happy Cafe

Happy Cafe

Wednesdays 16th October, 20th November & 18th December 2019 7:00pm - 9:00pm FREE, but please book your tickets in advance Come along to the Happy Cafe

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Quiz

QUAD Film Quiz

Tuesdays 8th October, 12th November & 10th December 2019 from 8:00pm Join us for a night of taxing teasers, sumptuous stumpers and film flummoxers! At the

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The Doctor & Turlough

An Evening With Mark Strickson

Join the Whoovers as they present a very special Q&A with Mark Strickson, the actor behind the Doctor Who companion Turlough. The Q&A will cover Mark's

18th Oct 2019

Derby Anime & Manga Society

Derby Anime and Manga Society are keen enthusiasts of the genre. Join them for a chance to discuss and socialise with the group.   To find out more please

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Ruth Sneesby

Exhibition Launch FORMAT University of Derby Graduate Award Exhibition

Exhibition Launch Saturday 19th October 6:00pm  FORMAT University of Derby Graduate Award Exhibition  QUAD Extra Gallery Spaces  Come and join us for the

19th Oct 2019
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
Talk

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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Derby Book Festival Autumn Edition

Derby Book Festival: Autumn 2019

Lara Maiklem: Mudlarking: Lost and Found on the River Thames Friday 25 October, 7 – 8pm Sir John Hurt Cinema, QUAD £8Book now  Mudlark: A person who scavenges

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Carnival

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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