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Michael Landy celebrates the 10th anniversary of Firstsite's award-winning building with a major exhibition of brand new artworks.

Firstsite continue their celebratory year of projects and commissions – which kicked off with The Great Big Art Exhibition – with a major exhibition of works by Michael Landy (1963).

Welcome to Essex presents a collection of archives and artworks alongside Firstsite's 140-metre curved internal wall, exploring the recent history the county that Landy calls home and its contemporary portrayal in popular culture.

PaintingPrints & drawingsSculptureSouth EastArt gallery


Lewis Gardens, High Street, Colchester, Essex, CO1 1JH

01206 713700


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Cinema and Welcome Area; 10am - 9pm

Box Office, 9am - 9pm

Our galleries, café, and shop will be open everyday 10am – 5pm, with cinema screenings into the evening.

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