Monthly Archives: March 2016

Postcards4Syria

March 16, 2016

Grayson Perry and Ken Loach join artists, refugees and schoolchildren in creating postcards to aid the refugee crisis

Swedish Minister visits Counterpoints Arts

March 9, 2016

On 8th March we were delighted to host a visit by Alice Bah Kuhnke, the Swedish government minister for Culture and Democracy. The Minister explained something of the situation in Sweden, where more refugees per capita have been accepted than in any other EU Country. Led by our Co-Director, Áine O’Brien, the Counterpoints Arts team […]

Bodging in the Migration Lab

March 2, 2016

As part of the Migration Lab at the Design Museum, Scottish-Indian artist, Jasleen Kaur, took us through a bodging workshop exploring the meanings behind the repurposing of objects and the role they play in the discussion of migration, refugees, and identity. View the story “Bodging in the Migration Lab ” on Storify