• Bern O'Donoghue's Dead Reckoning at Tate Exchange

    Who Are We? at Tate Exchange examines place, inequality, citizenship, solidarities & the transformative power of art, 22-27 May. Read more

  • Lowkey

    To mark Refugee Week’s 20th birthday, ground-breaking artist Lowkey will be performing at KOKO.

  • British Museum

    We return to the British Museum for another exciting collaboration event, this year celebrating the 20th anniversary of Refugee Week.

  • Ref Week V&A

    Visuals, performances and activities across the museum celebrating 2 incredible decades of Refugee Week.

  • BFI Refugee Week

    Collaborating with BFI to celebrate the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees through film.

    The programme includes  The Foreigners ‘s Home , Through our Eyes, A season in France, Above the Drowning Sea , & Central Airport THF


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    Counterpoints Arts is in the process of piloting a newly funded cross-sector Pop Culture and Social Justice initiative.

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    We wish to strengthen our board by recruiting additional candidates. In line with our commitment to diversity, we are particularly interested in receiving expressions of interest from candidates with refugee and migrant backgrounds. Find out more….

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    See all of Counterpoints Arts’ past events, exhibitions and projects.

  • Commissions Collage

    We are working with a range of artists on a variety of touring and place-based commissions across the UK in 2017 and 2018.


    In collaboration with b-side festival, we supported ‘Shahre Farang project by Iranian photographer Farhad Berahman, who re-creates a 19th century travelling peep box for UK audiences. Presented as part of The Festival of Learning at the Bournemouth University. More information here

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