Arts Derbyshire

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First Art

First Art is the Creative People and Places project for North Nottinghamshire/ North Derbyshire, covering the areas of Ashfield, Bolsover, Mansfield and North-East Derbyshire. First Art offers inspiring cultural experiences and great art experiences to everyone in Ashfield, Bolsover, Mansfield and North-East Derbyshire. We work with artists, theatres and community groups, museums and voluntary organisations, public bodies, businesses and the wider public to ensure that art is at the heart of positive change across the area.

Creative Genre

  • Crafts: All crafts
  • Drama and Theatre: Carnival, Plays, Street Theatre
  • Film and Video: Animation, Documentary, Shorts
  • Media Arts: Photography
  • Music and sound art: Brass, Choral
  • Visual art: Mixed media
  • Words: Poetry
  • Additional work: Participatory Arts

Work Undertaken

  • Commissions
  • Exhibitions
  • Workshops
  • Performances
  • Project management / consultancy
  • Public art

Work in Education

  • Regeneration



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