UKYA City Takeover: Nottingham 2019

Emily Stollery and Grace Peckett’s work at Backlit, Nottingham. Photo by Reece Straw.

Emily Stollery and Grace Peckett’s work at Backlit, Nottingham. Photo by Reece Straw.

250 Artists
25 Countries
100 Events
7 Days

From 7-13 February 2019, 250 artists from all over the UK, Europe, South Korea and China brought their work to Nottingham for what was truly an unforgettable week. Presenting performance in the streets; poetry on the bus; gigs across the city; exhibitions in disused spaces; interventions in cultural venues and so much more.

UKYA City Takeover gave visitors the chance to attend over 120 free exhibitions, performances, workshops and talks; it provided a unique opportunity to tour the city of Nottingham, discovering and experiencing contemporary arts and culture from all over the world.

Check out highlights from the City Takeover in the gallery below. Film coming soon!