Monthly Archives: June 2014

Award from the Foundation for Sports and the Arts

June 30, 2014

How often does this happen? The Foundation For Sports and the Arts, which recently closed down, decided that one of their last parting shots would be to award Counterpoints Arts with a generous grant. They did it in order to commemorate the work of their trustee, late Sir Christopher Chataway, who was a world-class athlete, […]

Creativeworks creative voucher award

June 8, 2014

We are delighted to announce that our collaborative project with Royal Holloway, University of London – (Better) Believe It: Big Journeys, Untold Stories – has been awarded a creative voucher by Creativeworks London.

Celebrating Sanctuary London 2014

June 6, 2014

Here comes the programme for the latest edition of our Celebrating Sanctuary London Festival, kicking off Refugee Week 2014 with exciting new musical collaborations, performance art, family fun, workshops and much more!


June 5, 2014

To mark Refugee Week 2014, Counterpoints Arts has teamed up with BFI to organise a small film programme, which includes A World Not Ours – an intimate and unusual documentary about three generations of exiles in a Palestinian refugee camp in Southern Lebanon. For more information and tickets, visit the BFI website.

Refugee Week 2014

June 1, 2014

Refugee Week 2104 is dedicated to the Superheroes of Our Future – young refugees and migrants whose resilience and skills will help us create a better Britain. Find out more about upcoming events, inspiring young ambassadors and this year’s super-fresh marketing materials at