Freelance Artist, Firstsite

  • 1st November 2019
  • East
  • Part time
  • Paid (£20k-25k pro rata)
  • visual arts
  • Amy Williams


Firstsite is a contemporary visual arts organisation based in a stunning, award winning Gallery in Colchester, Essex. Since opening in 2011, Firstsite has welcomed nearly a million visitors, achieving record attendance of 156,000 in 2017/18. Firstsite has established its reputation for being an art Gallery of regional and national importance especially through its work bringing internationally significant artworks to very diverse audiences.

Firstsite is looking for a number of artists, from diverse disciplines and at varying stages in their careers to deliver artist led sessions for schools, young people, children, families and/or adults.

Firstsite in Colchester hosts a wide range of learning programmes for adults, young people, schools, children and families. You would join our artist network and be offered freelance paid sessions based on your interests and artistic practice.

The salary range is a guide only. This is a freelance role based upon an agreed hourly rate and hours worked.