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Can 'Bilbao effect' help regenerate Nottingham

It's been called the Bilbao effect when a new museum or gallery sparks the regeneration of a city.

Nottingham is the latest city to try it out.

Nottingham Contemporary opened before Christmas with a David Hockney exhibition but the second show which opens tomorrow strikes a very different note.

The BBC's Arts Editor Will Gompertz explains.


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