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Can’t wait for an email? Our website is jampacked with fun and free online activities to keep you creative, help you think differently and escape into your imagination – Jump to Art Online

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 artist created activity packs, online workshops, craft tutorials and our kids’ YouTube series,  ‘The Art Cave’.

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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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Online Workshops

Learn new skills and get creative at home with our artist led online workshops. Take part in live sessions where you will have the chance to interact with the artist, or purchase a recording of a workshop after the event to follow in your own time.

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Super Black: Online Festival

Our new online format of the ‘Super Black Festival’ celebrates black African and Caribbean history and culture – with films and discussions released over autumn 2020.

Explore our exhibitions

Visit the what’s on section of our website to explore our exhibitions online, through photos, videos and more.

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

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