Can you help keep Firstsite fantastic, fun and free?

The impact of shutting Firstsite has been huge for us and the communities we work with, which is why we are reaching out to you to help us.

Whatever you can give today can help us continue our work, collaborate with more communities and find creative solutions to the world we find in front of us.


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Our galleries, café and shop are now open every day 10am – 5pm. Find out more about our new way of visiting, and what we’re doing to keep you safe.

Art Online

Enjoy art online and get creative at home, with activities made by top artists, step-by-step arts and crafts tutorials, and featured artworks on our Online Studio.

You can also share your own creations with our creative community, and contribute to discussions surrounding our exhibitions.

Art is where the home is

Stay inspired with Firstsite’s artist created activity packs, featuring contributions from some of the world’s best artists.

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Create at Home

Step-by-step art and craft activities for all ages – with everything from finger knitting to stick figure animation!

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Online Studio

A space where you can share your artwork, films and ideas, and support the work of other artists, communities and creative organisations. You can also see behind the scenes of our exhibitions, and join conversations to directly inform our work.

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Welcome area at Firstsite. 'Big Hello' (2018) Peter Liversidge. Photo by Jayne Lloyd.

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