Monthly Archives: January 2016

Platforma Festival 2015, Leicester

January 8, 2016

We were delighted to welcome a team from BBC Arts to our Platforma Festival in Leicester in November. Overall we helped them make four films, including one about the Platforma Conference. The films were part of a season curated by Vicky Featherstone (artistic director of the Royal Court Theatre) and included pieces on The Paper Project, […]

dis/placed

January 8, 2016

In June 2015, we organised a week-long programme of events in response to global demographic shifts and unprecedented levels of human displacement. The programme featured over 40 artists working across visual art, film, photography, Live Art, performance and design, dis/placed considers the experiences of people who are ‘staying temporarily’, sometimes for generations, in stateless limbos, […]

Past Events

January 2, 2016

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

Refugee Week 20th Anniversary

January 1, 2016

Refugee Week (18 – 24 June) will reach an important milestone in 2018: 20 years of celebrating the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees. We’re inviting you to take part and help us make this our best and biggest festival yet – hope you can join us!