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

Kipya Ki

Kipya Ki?

FOTEA X FORMAT SSA Cultural Exchange Partnership 8 April – 3 July 2022. 10:00am - 9:00pm. QUAD Entrance Artists: Brook Getachew (Ethiopia), Canon Griffin (

From 08th Apr 2022 - 03rd Jul 2022
Bruce Asbestos

Exhibitions Launch: A Season of Play

EXHIBITIONS LAUNCH EVENING Friday 22 July, 6:30pm – 8:30pm | QUAD, Market Place, Derby, DE1 3AS | FREE QUAD’s Season of Play, taking place across our galleries

22nd Jul 2022
 Bruce Asbestos: Eye of Newt 2.0

Bruce Asbestos: Eye of Newt 2.0

QUAD Gallery | 23 July – 30 October  Opening Times:  Tuesday - Sunday 12:00pm - 6:00pm. Closed on Mondays. FREE Entry. Eye of Newt 2.0 by Bruce Asbestos

From 23rd Jul 2022 - 30th Oct 2022
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Play During the Pandemic

Play During the Pandemic  QUAD Extra Gallery Spaces | 23 July – 30 October   Curated by Jodi Kwok, QUAD Assistant Curator   Play During the Pandemic is a group

From 23rd Jul 2022 - 30th Oct 2022
Game Jam Showcase

Game Jam Showcase - Nature Godded Worlds

Game Jam Showcase - Nature Godded Worlds Phase One: 23 July - 16 August, Phase Two: 17 August - 30 October | QUAD Extra Gallery Spaces Artists: Nuka Nayu (奈柔

From 23rd Jul 2022 - 30th Oct 2022
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Ancestories  23 July - 7 August 2022 | Market Place, outside of QUAD | Open every day 10:00am - 4:00pm An unassuming caravan sits in different locations across

From 23rd Jul 2022 - 07th Aug 2022
Derby QUAD Q Club

Q Club

For children and young people aged 5-18 years old, with additional support needs. QClub is aimed at children on the autistic spectrum, children with additional

From 01st Jan 2020 - 31st Dec 2022


Wednesdays 10:30am - 12:30pm GoldsQUAD is a relaxed, friendly group for anyone aged 50+ interested in creativity, learning new skills and trying new challenges

From 11th Aug 2021 - 30th Jun 2022
Mindful Crafts

Mindful Crafts

Join us for our fortnightly Mindful Crafts sessions with artist Stacey Murray (StepBallChange / https://stepballchangeblog.wordpress.com/) for a relaxed,

From 30th Aug 2021 - 31st Dec 2022
Book shelves


New members welcome. Would you like to start reading more? Are you into books, discussing your thoughts and want to broaden your literary horizons? BooksQUAD

From 01st Nov 2021 - 31st Dec 2022
Young Advocates

QUAD Young Advocates for ages 16-25

QUAD’s group of young decision makers and reviewers, who work with staff and artists to plan new projects and explore ways to promote our programme to other

From 08th Dec 2021 - 20th Jul 2022
Listen Love Learn

Listen Love Learn

Listen Love Learn - QUAD's creative support group for parents with children under 5's. Listen Love Learn is a weekly creative programme (during term time only

From 04th Jan 2022 - 27th Dec 2022