• Platforma Festival – Newcastle, Gateshead & Stockton
    Conference, Learning, Multi Art-form

    Thursday 19th October 2017
    timings tbc

    The 4th national Platforma Festival for the arts by, about and with refugees and migrants will take place in Newcastle and across the North East between 19-31 October 2017.

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Past Events

  • Learning Lab: Support Group network-SGN & Re:Act, Valand Academy, Kultur i Väst, Outgrain, and Counterpoints Arts, London
    Conference, Learning Lab

    Tuesday 30th May 2017 9.30AM - 17.00PM at Valand Academy, Sweden

    A Learning Lab scheduled for 30/31 May 2017, inspired by the self-organising, cooperative arts and culture work of the Restad Gård ‘’Support Group network-SGN & Re:Act project of Save the Children’ in different refugee camps and municipalities across Sweden and Europe.

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  • No Boundaries 2017 – a symposium on the role of arts and culture
    Conference, Talk

    Tuesday 28th March 2017 9.30AM - 17.00PM at Hull Truck Theatre

    Counterpoints Arts Co-directors, Áine O’Brien and Almir Koldzic presented at this year’s No Boundaries conference, 28 & 29th March 2017, on the transformative potential of art as a catalyst for social change and the importance of cross-cultural partnerships between artists, communities and institutions.

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  • Refugee Week 2017 Conference

    Friday 17th February 2017 9.30AM - 17.00PM

    A stimulating day of workshops, performances and short, inspiring presentations to help you prepare for Refugee Week.

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