Monthly Archives: February 2017

Manaf Halbouni: Monument

February 15, 2017

German-Syrian artist Manaf Halbouni opens a new installation ‘Monument’ in Dresden which refers to the current situation in Syria whilst establishing links between Europe and the Middle East and hopes for peace and reconstruction. View the story “Manaf Halbouni: Monument” on Storify

Who Are We? At Tate Exchange, 14 -19 March

February 14, 2017

A week of participatory installations, conversations, and learning labs Behjat Omer Abdulla working on the ‘From a Distance Series’ with our friends at Valand Academy, Sweden (Photo: Andreas Engman) Curated by Tate Exchange Associates: Counterpoints Arts, The Open University, University of Warwick and Loughborough University As part of Tate Exchange:  14-19 March 2017 www.whoareweproject.com In […]

Platforma Festival

February 1, 2017

The 4th edition of our biennial Platforma Festival will take place in Newcastle and across the North East between 19 – 28 October 2017. The festival will feature provocations, inspirations, workshops, performances, screenings and more, bringing together a wide range of artists, activists, educators, advocates and other practitioners from across the UK and Europe. More […]