Events - 15 Jun 18

The Events Calendar lets you find Refugee Week events taking place near you.

  • Refugee Week launch at V&A

    Live music, artworks and performances in galleries across the Museum. Refugee Week partners are bringing their own work and creative workshops, and inviting audiences into conversations and activities based on Simple Acts.

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101 Beads: Kurdistan in War 16/04/2018 - 25/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
City Arts Window, Nottingham PHOTOGRAPHY – British- Kurdish photographer Gaylan Nazad presents photographs from Iraqi Kurdistan, captured over the past two years during the regional conflict with Islamic State. [...] View event
The Sea is The Limit 04/05/2018 - 02/09/2018
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
York Art Gallery, York North Yorkshire Thought provoking works of art exploring the current and ongoing issues of migration, dispossession and national borders are brought together in a major new exhibition [...] View event
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Tapestry - Refugee Photography Exhibition 24/05/2018 - 24/06/2018
All Day
La Tour Cycle Cafe, Ipswich Suffolk A refugee photography project and exhibition with award-winning photographer Gillian Allard for the PhotoEast Festival 2018, exploring the theme of 'belonging' with a group of [...] View event
Bristol Refugee Festival 2018 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
All Day
Bristol, Bristol Celebration, Information and Integration. A month long programme of arts, cultural and education events, bringing together communities across Bristol to share space and learn about [...] View event
And Still I Rise 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Central Library Exhibition Space, Nottingham VISUAL ARTS – An exhibition of poetry, photography and film which showcases the talents of the PAMOJA Women Together Group from Nottingham Refugee Forum. PAMOJA [...] View event
Hidden Histories - 20 years of supporting immigration detainees 01/06/2018 - 30/06/2018
8:30 am - 7:00 pm
Central Library Exhibition Space, Nottingham FILM – An oral history project produced by the Association of Visitors to Immigration Detainees (AVID), marking 20 years of volunteer visiting to people held [...] View event
Refugee Week in Australia 07/06/2018 - 06/07/2018
All Day
Refugee Week in Australia, Sydney Events calendar: Events calendar: About Taken from Refugee Week is Australia’s peak annual activity to raise awareness about the issues affecting refugees and celebrate [...] View event
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Postcards for Peace 12/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Anteros Arts Foundation Gallery, Norwich Anteros Arts Foundation Gallery will be hosting an exhibition of weaving, glass, mosaics, ceramics and photography by New Routes, Norwich International Youth Project and Makers [...] View event
Postcards for Peace exhibition 12/06/2018 - 23/06/2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Anteros Gallery, Norwich Norfolk Exhibition of weaving, glass, mosaics, ceramics and photography by refugees and asylum seekers living in Norfwich from workshops at New Routes and Norwich International Youth [...] View event
The legacy of the Entartete Kunst: Kurt Schwitters in Britain 1938 - 2018 14/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
Merz Barn, Ambleside Cumbria View event
The Croydon Avengers 14/06/2018 - 15/06/2018
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Harrogate Theatre, Harrogate The Croydon Avengers Written by Oladipo Agboluaje Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked vigilantes send Croydon'’s crime rate plummeting. They'’ve run [...] View event
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7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dance House, Cardiff National Theatre Wales’ and Quarantine’s extraordinary new show invites its audience into a conversation about language with performer Jonny Cotsen – a performance built out [...] View event
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Belonging(s) 15/06/2018 - 22/06/2018
All Day
New School House Gallery, York North Yorkshire Art exhibition:  “Belonging(s)” by Hilly Fletcher The concept of a shelter, a safe place... a HOME, is one that many of us take for granted. [...] View event
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Idol 15/06/2018 - 21/06/2018
All Day
Depot cinema, Lewes East Sussex Gaza. Synonymous to so many with conflict, destruction and despair but to Mohammed Assaf, and his sister Nour, Gaza is their home and their playground. [...] View event
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Poetry and Graffiti Workshops 15/06/2018
12:00 am
City Arts Window, Nottingham LITERATURE/VISUAL ARTS/WORKSHOP Share an important journey from your life! Write poetry with Nottingham’s Young Poet Laureate Georgina Wilding and create an artwork with top graffiti [...] View event
Refugee Festival Scotland 15/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
All Day
Across Scotland, Glasgow Refugee Festival Scotland celebrates the contribution refugees make to life in Scotland – the food and drink, music and poetry, dance, visual art and ideas [...] View event
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Migration Stories, Pop-Up Museum Display 15/06/2018
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Market Place, Doncaster Come and find out about the migration stories told by objects in Heritage Doncaster's collections. Get hands-on with objects from history and share the stories [...] View event
'Signs of Welcome' creative workshop 15/06/2018
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Sprout Community Arts, Wandsworth We're facilitating ten 'Signs of Welcome' workshops locally in diverse local venues that are themselves welcoming and interesting spaces to visit. See a TTT [...] View event
Family Workshop at Gosforth Civic Theatre 15/06/2018
4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Gosforth Civic Theatre, Newcastle upon Tyne Over the next 18 months, Curious Monkey theatre company is developing a new play in partnership with Northern Stage that will tell a brand new [...] View event
Refugee Week with The Crossings Band at Gosforth Civic Theatre 15/06/2018
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Gosforth Civic Theatre, Newcastle upon Tyne ADVANCE TICKETS: Samosa Sisters Workshop space, 5:30pm – 7pm  A world food buffet with a menu devised and prepared by volunteers, many asylum seekers and [...] View event
Book Launch Event & Film Screening: The Politics of Compassion (book) and Chauka Please Tell Us the Time (film) 15/06/2018
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Bluecoat, Liverpool The author, Dr Ala Sirriyeh (Sociology, Liverpool), will be joined by Dr Arshad Isakjee (Geography, Liverpool) to discuss the key findings from the book and [...] View event
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Launch evening for Art For Action UPROOTED exhibition 15/06/2018
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
St Aldates Church, Oxford Oxfordshire Launch evening for Art For Actions UPROOTED exhibition. Refugee musicians, public speakers and poetry by 13 year old Amineh Kerech, who won the 2017 Benjamen [...] View event
Refugee Week 2018 Launch Party 15/06/2018
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Norwich City Hall Foyer, Norwich Come and join us for some light refreshments in the City Hall Foyer to celebrate the launch Refugee Week 2018 and to meet the organisations [...] View event
The Croydon Avengers 15/06/2018 - 16/06/2018
7:00 pm - 7:50 pm
Harrogate Theatre, Harrogate The Croydon Avengers Written by Oladipo Agboluaje Regina Rump is on the rampage! A trio of masked vigilantes send Croydon’'s crime rate plummeting. They’'ve run [...] View event
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Human Cargo with Matthew Crampton & Jeff Warner 15/06/2018
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Kings Place, London An epic night of story and song, with storyteller Matthew Crampton and American folk musician Jeff Warner, Human Cargo gives voice to past exiles – [...] View event