Events - 17 Jun 17

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14 April - 25 June 2017, Love is Not a Crime @ People's History Museum 01
Love is Not a Crime: 10 years of the Lesbian Immigration Support Group 14/04/2017 - 25/06/2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
People’s History Museum, Manchester The Lesbian Immigration Support Group (LISG) are a group of women in Greater Manchester who are lesbian and bisexual asylum seekers and refugees and their [...] View event
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A Perilous Journey: Stories of Migration 21/04/2017 - 24/06/2017
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BRUNEI GALLERY, London A Perilous Journey is an exhibition drawing upon a selection of PositiveNegatives rich ethnographic portfolio around refugee migration stories. Concentrating on contemporary real-life stories from [...] View event
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Photography Exhibition: In Transit - Life in the refugee camps of Northern France 24/05/2017 - 06/07/2017
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Gallery 101, London Photographs by Jacky Chapman and Janine Wiedel Mon-Fri 8.30-4.30 The Jungle, the refugee camp in Calais was razed to the ground in October 2016 evicting [...] View event
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Creating Sanctuary exhibition by Nigel Pugh 31/05/2017 - 02/07/2017
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Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff Nigel Pugh is a Cardiff-based photographer who primarily works within environmental and social themes. He is particularly interested in the actions and stories of individuals [...] View event
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Creating Sanctuary, by Nigel Pugh 31/05/2017 - 02/07/2017
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Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff, United Kingdom Creating Sanctuary Exhibition: A photographic portrait of six volunteers working with refugees from across Wales, by photographer Nigel Pugh. Nigel Pugh is a Cardiff-based photographer [...] View event
Cardiff Met Sanctuary Award Scholarship Launch 01/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
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Cardiff Metropolitan University, Cardiff Cardiff Metropolitan University has launched a new postgraduate scholarship opportunity for two students joining post graduate taught (Masters) courses in September/ October 2017. Working in partnership with [...] View event
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Drawings For Thought- Exhibition for Refugee Week 2007 03/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP Artist Céline Siani Djiakoua curates an exhibition of artwork produced by asylum seekers and refugees attending the British Red Cross service in Nottingham.   OPENING [...] View event
Made With Love 05/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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Jersey Arts Centre, St. Helier Jersey, C.I. Exhibition of Art, created under the instruction of 3 resident Jersey artists, by children of Camp Veria, Greece showing where they are are now on [...] View event
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Made with Love 05/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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Jersey Arts Centre, St Helier Highlighting the plight of refugees worldwide as part of Refugee Week in Jersey, this exhibition is a creative collaboration between refugees and Jersey artists. Found [...] View event
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Different Pasts, Shared Futures 09/06/2017 - 30/06/2017
12:00 am
Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton Wolverhampton City of Sanctuary present a multi-media exhibition View event
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MISPLACED 11/06/2017 - 20/07/2017
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Most Art Centre, London An art exhibition about Alan Kurdi (the Syrian boy found drowned on 2nd September 2015) plus live music and a movie about refugees to support [...] View event
Rashid Khaidanov Photography Exhibition at Antrim Library 13/06/2017 - 08/07/2017
9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Antrim Library, Antrim Town Co Antrim Antrim Library will host a photography exhibition by Rashid Khaidanov from Tuesday 13 June until Saturday 8th July, to mark Refugee Week 2017. This event [...] View event
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Thirty Six Pounds Ninety Five Pence 13/06/2017 - 18/06/2017
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Ben Uri Gallery, London London Ben Uri proudly presents an exhibition of works by New Art Studio, a therapeutic art community for asylum seekers and refugees. Contrary to common belief, asylum [...] View event
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REFUGEE WEEK 2017 SPECIAL FILM PROGRAMME AT THE BFI SOUTHBANK 15/06/2017 - 23/06/2017
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BFI, London To celebrate Refugee Week 2017, Counterpoints Arts have partnered with BFI again this year, to create an exciting film programme of cinematic and virtual reality [...] View event
Drawing for thoughts 16/06/2017 - 26/06/2017
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP Artist Celine Siani Djiakoua curates an exhibition of artwork produced by asylum seekers and refugees attending the British Red Cross service in Nottingham. Throughout June [...] View event
Exhibition of Refugee Art (until Saturday 4pm) 16/06/2017 - 26/06/2017
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Nottingham Central Library, Nottingham NG1 6HP View event
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Free tintypes 16/06/2017 - 25/06/2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Camera Club, London London As part of a project that reflects on the increasing restrictions of movement for persons and the reduction of regulatory barriers for goods and capitals Almudena [...] View event
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Engaging Refugee Narratives: Perspectives from Academia and the Arts III 16/06/2017 - 17/06/2017
9:30 am - 5:30 pm
UCL Anthropology Department, London Engaging Refugee Narratives explores how narratives by and about refugees and migrants are disseminated, how ideas become shared and meaningful to a larger group, how [...] View event
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THE OTHER SIDE OF HOPE + PANEL DISCUSSION 16/06/2017 - 22/06/2017
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Exeter Phoenix, Exeter THE OTHER SIDE OF HOPE  £6* *A note on transaction fees A small £1.50 fee is added to each transaction. This covers the cost of [...] View event
My Life in London 17/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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Raynes Park Train Station, Raynes Park London We will be exhibiting on the high street My Life in London: a photographic project by clients of South London Refugee Association. Working in collaboration [...] View event
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I Welcome Refugees 17/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
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Horsham Library, Horsham Refugee Photo Exhibition This compelling exhibition of powerful evocative images gives a glimpse of the individual human stories that lie behind any refugee crisis. View event
Juan delGado: Altered Landscapes (Mon – Friday 9am – 6pm; Sat – Sun 10am – 5pm) 17/06/2017 - 06/08/2017
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
New Art Exchange, Nottingham Nottinghamshire New Art Exchange is proud to present Altered Landscapes a new body of work by Juan delGado which traces a personal narrative through the scarred [...] View event
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The things we leave behind 17/06/2017
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tachbrook Market, London Westminster An installation and performance, "The things we leave behind" is part of a research-based project. It uses objects left behind by those who are seeking [...] View event
JO COX get together and cloth/ing sale 17/06/2017
10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Steeple View, newport Jo Cox commemorative get together and cloth/ing sale with refreshments Sat 17th june in Newport Pembrokeshire. In Dierdre's beautiful house we can honour the memory [...] View event
British Red Cross Refugee Week Celebration Leicester 17/06/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Town Hall Square, Leicester Leicestershire An event in Leicester for people to learn more about the work the Red Cross does in helping vulnerable members of the asylum seeker and [...] View event
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Come Yew In 17/06/2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
The Forum, Norwich Come Yew In! The Common Lot will be singing original songs from their summer production, 'Come Yew In!' between 11am - 1pm on Saturday 17 [...] View event
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Derby - Furthest from the sea festival 17/06/2017
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Derby Market Place and Guildhall theatre, Derby Includes performances from refugee communities, Refugee Week stall, Human Library, and workshop on refugee issues Facebook page: https://goo.gl/okEfq4 View event
Get together for Social Justice - remembering Jo Cox 17/06/2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cornmarket, Derby View event
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Refugee Week Launch: Gig in the Gardens 17/06/2017
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Queen’s Gardens, Hull East Yorkshire Join Hull in its momentous year in the spotlight as the UK City of Culture in 2017 by having a fantastic day of world music [...] View event
The Great Get Together 17/06/2017
11:00 am - 4:30 pm
The Transit Shed, Exeter Come and join us and be part of 'The Great Get Together'. Music, activities and food available throughout the day. View event
The Great Get Together and Different Pasts, Shared Futures family event 17/06/2017
11:00 am - 4:30 pm
The Transit Shed, Exeter Families - for an eclectic mix of music, food and activities head down to the Transit Shed on Exeter Quay on Saturday 17th June 11:00 [...] View event
The Great Get Together Picnic 17/06/2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Hoglands Park, Southampton The weekend of 16th - 18th June 2017 has been designated the weekend of the The Great Get Together when events will be held across [...] View event
Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Get Together with Congolese Refugees 17/06/2017
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Windsor Guildhall, Windsor Berks The Mayor and Mayoress of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead will be greeting a group of Congolese refugees from London who are visiting [...] View event
Q & A with The New Art Studio 17/06/2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Ben Uri Gallery, London London Meet New Art Studio, a therapeutic community for refugees and asylum seekers, and hear of the stories and inspiration behind the works in the exhibition, Thirty-six Pounds [...] View event
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Shahre Farang 17/06/2017 - 22/06/2017
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
outpost, Portland Dorset “If you could never return home, what would you do and where would you go if you were granted just one minute to be there?” [...] View event
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The Refugee Crisis is a Human Crisis – What can we do in Southwark? 17/06/2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Old Library / Theatre Delicatessen, London London The refugee crisis is a human crisis - what can we do in Southwark to help? Join us for an urgent debate on what we [...] View event
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The Refugee Crisis is a Human Crisis: What Can We Do in Southwark, @HOME Festival 17/06/2017
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Old Library / Theatre Delicatessen, London London An afternoon of discussion and films chaired by Giles Fraser, columnist for The Guardian and parish priest St. Mary's Newington. Invited speakers include: Kat Lorenz [...] View event
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Uncertain 17/06/2017 - 01/07/2017
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outpost, Portland Dorset Verified by identity documents we are categorised, divided and restricted through a legalized piece of paper, which evidently proves who we are, our day and [...] View event
Public Art Making Day 17/06/2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ben Uri Gallery, London London Celebrating London Creativity and Wellbeing Week, this free workshop invites you to view the current exhibition and make art alongside three Art Psychotherapists. Art making [...] View event
Refugee Week Launch Event 17/06/2017
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Nottingham Contemporary, Nottingham Join us in The Space (lower ground floor) to recognise and celebrate the diversity in our local community as we officially launch Refugee Week 2017. [...] View event
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Tonbridge Great Get Together: Rock for Refugees 17/06/2017
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Chequerboard, Tonbridge A fun afternoon of live music and great food. Tonbridge Welcomes Refugees is pleased to host its second annual event, the Tonbridge Great Get Together: Rock [...] View event
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Refugee Week Launch 17/06/2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Higgins Bedford, Bedford Bedfordshire Bedford is a town of migration. We have a long and proud tradition of welcoming new communities seeking new lives – some people have arrived [...] View event
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Refugee Week: does art matter ? 17/06/2017 - 24/06/2017
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Seas Brighton, BRIGHTON East Sussex https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=TYo10Y2Ungg More than 500 people visited SEAS - Socially Engaged Art Salon - during Artists Open Houses for the exhibition "Somewhere, Over the Rainbow". A [...] View event
Voices – Different Pasts, Shared Futures 17/06/2017
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Higgins Bedford, Bedford Bedfordshire The Higgins Bedford is launching a contemporary new exhibition to mark Refugee Week 2017. The launch event will include keynote refugee speakers from Syria and [...] View event
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Poetry Reading - Al Saddiq Al Raddi and Eric Ngalle Charles 17/06/2017
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Grangetown Library, Cardiff, United Kingdom A poetry evening with visiting Sudanese poet, Al Saddiq Al Raddi from London and local Cardiff poet Eric Ngalle Charles, as part of Refugee Week [...] View event
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Scratch Night exploring ‘Home’ 17/06/2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Old Library / Theatre Delicatessen, London London Scratch Night exploring ‘Home’:  Theatre performances exploring migration and refugee matters. New theatre about migration, inspired by real-life moments, true stories and wild imaginations. Join [...] View event
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Scratch Night of Home, @HOME Festival 17/06/2017
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Old Library / Theatre Delicatessen, London London Theatre Delicatessen are proud to present their in-house Scratch Night of Home, which will end the first day of @HOME Festival taking place through Refugee [...] View event
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Syrian Refugee Community Iftar 17/06/2017
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Haverstock School, London As part of the #GreatGetTogether in honour of former MP Jo Cox and Refugee Week, the Syria Solidarity Campaign is proud to host a Syrian [...] View event
The Great Get Together 17/06/2017
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
East Street Arts (HQ), Leeds West Yorkshire Here at Refugee Week we're proud to be supporting the Great Get Together, a national celebration in honour of Jo Cox MP, on Saturday 17 [...] View event