Richard Bryant / arcaidimages.com

Richard Bryant / arcaidimages.com

Photo: Richard Bryant / arcaidimages.com

Fluorescence, December 2011

Fluorescence, December 2011

Photo: Elaine Tribley

Drawing on the giant chalkboard, Learning studios

Drawing on the giant chalkboard, Learning studios

Photo: Nick Strugnell

Photo: Dave Higgleton

Photo: Dave Higgleton

Photo: Dave Higgleton

Join our mailing list
Free Family Activities
Grand Union Orchestra's instrument menagerie

Grand Union Orchestra's instrument menagerie

Join us on Saturday 11 July for two sessions of instrument menagerie - 11am-1pm and 2-4pm - with the unique Grand Union Orchestra. The orchestra has been wowing crowds for over 30 years and we are very excited to welcome them to Firstsite.

No need to book, just drop in. You'll have the opportunity to work with experienced musicians, try out new instruments and create your own sounds - for FREE.

Get a taster of what to expect on Saturday. 


 
Special Event
The Lightbulb Festival

The Lightbulb Festival

Firstsite is delighted to be part of The Lightbulb Festival taking place Friday 17 - Sunday 19 July.

This is a festival for people of all ages and backgrounds, at a price that is affordable to everyone. There will be 20 events, ranging from spoken work, comedy, outdoor theatre and film screenings at a number of different venues in Colchester.

Firstsite will be showing a selection of films at a special price of £1 for each screening. Films are available to book now.


 
Exhibitions
Our exhibition programme

Our exhibition programme

Our annual exhibition programme combines solo and group exhibitions from artists working locally, nationally and internationally.

Current exhibitions include works by:

  • John Virtue
  • Natasha Carsberg
  • Richard DeDomenici
  • James Ravinet


 


 
 
Mind Unit - websites, content management and email marketing for the arts