August 10, 2021

Across Borders: Body & Self

Opportunities, Uncategorized

We are inviting artists to submit existing work to be presented at coculture in Berlin 1-5 September 2021 that explores “Body & Self” in the context of migration and displacement.

June 8, 2014

Creativeworks creative voucher award


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 […]

June 6, 2014

Celebrating Sanctuary London 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 […]

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 […]

June 1, 2014

Refugee Week 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 […]

March 28, 2014

Platforma Festival 2013

Blog, Single Vertical, Uncategorized

For those who’ve not yet seen it, here are the video highlights from the Platforma Festival of arts and refugees in Manchester at the end of last year. The […]

August 13, 2012

Supported By


July 31, 2012

About Us


– We provide support, development and promotional opportunities for artists from refugee and migrant backgrounds as well as other artists producing innovative work in this field – Develop participatory […]

March 27, 2000

Refugee Week at the V&A


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Visuals, performances and activities at the V&A marked two incredible decades of Refugee Week.