FIGMENT first burst on to Cathedral Green in 2016 as part of an international programme in North America and Australia. After a fabulous day of colour, celebration and creativity we are delighted to once again bring this participatory art event back to Derby. FIGMENT Derby 2017 will take place on Saturday 19th August 11:00 -17:00. Last […]
Theatre company, Fifth Word, based in the East Midlands, has received £75,200 from National Lottery players through the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) to fund a project that celebrates the changing landscape of Normanton Road from the 1960’s to present day. This is Normanton will be a project that culminates an original theatre performance and the […]
Derby Museums are participating in Prosper, a business support programme from Creative United. Prosper is designed to improve confidence and capabilities within business in the arts, museums and galleries. The programme is working with 70 businesses to help increase the resilience and investment across the sector. To find out more, read the full news story here. […]
There’s lots happening from July through to October 2017 at Derby Museums. Take a look at our latest brochure and plan your visit here. Print a copy here.
THE DEADLINE FOR THIS HAS NOW PAST INVITATION TO TENDER: For World Cultures Gallery co-design, build and fit-out with community engagement Derby Museums is inviting quotations from suitably qualified organisations for the co-design, build and fit-out of a new World Cultures gallery, including engagement with community co-producers in the process. We wish to appoint suitably […]
There’s lots happening from March through to June 2017 at Derby Museums. Take a look at our latest brochure and plan your visit here. Print a copy here.
PRESS RELEASE: Wednesday 15 February 2017 The much loved Derbyshire Nature Gallery at the Museum and Art Gallery will be closing after 28 years. The gallery will be refurbished ready for the start of the museums’ next project Your Place in the World. A favourite of Derby Museum’s visitors, the gallery hosts dioramas of Derbyshire […]
Press Release: Wednesday 18 January 2017 Derby Museums have recently secured funding from both the Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund and DCMS/Wolfson Foundation in aid of the Your Place in the World project. The Your Place in the World project will be a coproduced project working with the diverse communities of Derby creating a museum relevant […]