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Scott King, Come to Frigg (film still), 2018. Courtesy Paul Kelly, the artist and Herald St, London - A New Life in Frigg

Scott King: A New Life in Frigg – Firstsite

A New Life in Frigg at Firstsite is artist and graphic designer Scott King’s satirical proposal to redesign Britain as a 1970s holiday camp as part of his ‘Britlins’ series. A combination of the words ‘Britain’ and ‘Butlin’s’, Britlin’s plays with the power of collective nostalgia to imagine a new society.

Emily Mulenga Still - till-Orange Bikini - 2015 - Courtesy of the artist

Emily Mulenga – Taking Up Space – Firstsite

Emily Mulenga Taking Up Space 30 September – 5 November 2017 Firstsite Colchester, England Taking Up Space is the first major solo presentation by British artist Emily Mulenga. The exhibition features a selection of dynamic moving image works alongside animated GIFs and personalised emojis, showcasing Mulenga’s use of digital language to investigate identity in the …

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Ed Gold – Other Worlds – Firstsite, Colchester

Ed Gold Other Worlds Firstsite, Colchester 17 June 2017 – 17 September 2017 The work of Essex-based documentary photographer Ed Gold will be celebrated in a major exhibition at Firstsite, Colchester, opening 17th June 2017. Entitled Ed Gold: Other Worlds, the presentation is made up of 100 photographs taken over a period spanning almost thirty …

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