Venues

ANVIL GALLERY

Located on the beautiful Sadlergate in the heart of the Cathedral Quarter. 

BANKS MILL

Part of the University of Derby, Banks Mill Studios is situated just a short distance from Derby's Cathedral Quarter. 

BAR ONE

One of Derby's most beloved pubs, providing a host of entertainment, live music & comedy  There is a resident dog, log fire, local ale and great conversation. 

CATHEDRAL GREEN

Green space located just outside Derby Museum's Silk Mill

 

 

 

 

 

CRESWELL CRAGS

Creswell Crags is a limestone gorge honeycombed with caves and smaller fissures.

DÉDA

Déda is a unique venue located in Derby city centre offering a dance-focussed arts programme of performances, classes and dance development activity.

DERBY CATHEDRAL / BELL TOWER

FORMAT are excited to transform Derby Cathedral's Bell Tower into an exhibition space. Climb the 189 steps and see Derby like never before.

DERBY CATHEDRAL / CAFÉ GALLEY

Located directly opposite the Cathedral next to the Cathedral Book Shop.

DERBY MUSEUM & ART GALLERY

With longstanding and temporary exhibits, the Museum and Art Gallery boasts paintings and artefacts that are of both local and international significance.

DUBREK

Brand new to Derby, Dubrek is a music, exhibition and art space. Dubrek is located within easy walking distance from QUAD. 

NOTTINGHAM CASTLE

Built on a 130 ft cliff, Nottingham Castle functioned as a royal fortress and residence in the middle ages and later became the site of the Duke of Newcastle's mansion.

PEARSON'S

FORMAT has converted this historic Grade I listed building into an exhibition and events venue.

PICKFORD'S HOUSE

Hidden amongst the gorgeous old buildings and cobbled pavement of Derby's Friar Gate sits Pickford’s House, now the museum illustrating aspects of domestic life

QUAD

QUAD is the FORMAT HQ, and houses the FORMAT info point. It is located in the heart of Derby's Cathedral Quarter in the Market Place.

 

RIVERLIGHTS

Situated next to Derby bus and Coach Station, one of the units at Riverlights has been transformed into a multimedia exhibition space. 

ST WERBURGH'S CHAPEL

Historic chapel and church located in the center of Derby.

THE ABBEY INN

Historic Grade II listed Inn located just outside Derby City Centre.

THE ART HOUSE

Situated on Friar Gate - Art House will be home to our Fringe exhibition Describing the Domus 

THE BREWHOUSE ARTS CENTRE

Located in the very centre of Burton upon Trent it is also home to the East Staffordshire Dance Collective and the community arts development team for East Staffordshire.

THE SMALLPRINT COMPANY

The Smallprint Company specialises in bespoke letterpress production and also features a shop and gallery.

UNIVERSITY OF DERBY, MARKEATON STREET

University of Derby, Markeaton Street is home to the University's arts, design engineering and technology courses.

W.W.WINTER'S

One of the oldest Photography studios in the World located in the heart of Derby.

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