Autumn Exhibitions 2018 | Opening Celebration

FREE everyone welcome

The Director and Firstsite Board of Trustees invite you to join them in celebrating the opening of Firstsite’s Autumn exhibitions.

Raqs Media Collective | Not Yet At Ease
Exhibition continues until Sun 20 Jan 2019

‘Not Yet At Ease’ is an immersive artwork inspired by letters written by soldiers during wartime, exploring the history of mental health and conflict. Co-commissioned by Firstsite and 14-18 NOW, the UK’s arts programme for the First World War centenary.

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Plus two more new exhibitions for September 2018:

Legacy: Two works on hope and memory
Sat 22 Sept 2018 – Sun 6 Jan 2019

Legacy: two works on hope and memory’ is a Crafts Council touring exhibition showcasing ceramic installations to commemorate the centenary of the First World War, featuring work by ceramic artists Julian Stair and Clare Twomey.

Sat 22 Sept 2018 – Sun 6 Jan 2019

A collaboration with flyingleaps, an organisation that commissions artists to create work for public billboards and streets. This Firstsite presentation will include posters designed by Magda Archer, Jeremy Deller, kennardphillips and Mark Titchner among others.

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