I found myself in Colchester last week. Obviously, it’s known mainly for its Roman history, but there is also contemporary art interest. At the purpose-built Firstsite, there are four shows well worth seeing.
The East Contemporary Visual Arts Network (ECVAN) has launched New Geographies, a three-year Arts Council England-funded project that invites members of the public to nominate locations for 10 major site-specific visual arts commissions across the East of England.
Bruce McLean: first ever career survey of leading British avant-garde artist: More than 100 works spanning a 50 year career to be shown together