An artist led gallery and studio space based in Nottingham, hosting an annual programme of events and exhibitions


BACKLIT is a Charity and most of its events and exhibitions are FREE. If you want to show your support and contribute to the success and on-going activity of Backlit please use our donation form.


Tate Exchange Programme

BACKLIT are a Tate Exchange Associate and look forward to presenting a programme at Tate Modern during 2018, further detail here

Volunteer Opportunities

Find out the many ways in which you can get involved in programming, develop skills and support the gallery here


Current opportunity for part time paid role as Office and Studio Coordinator

Private Hire

BACKLIT hires out the project space for events, details of how to enquire are here

Studio spaces and Associate Membership

Details of available studio spaces and how to become an Associate are here

Writers in Residence

Find out more about the current residency and how to get involved.