12 May - 21 Jun 2020

Coronaquilt Silhouette

Craft & Design, Film and Photography

Following the success of their Coronaquilt Initiative, Art Refuge in collaboration with artist Aida Silvestri and Counterpoints Arts are creating ways of engaging with how people are feeling during the coronavirus crisis.

3 Jun 2020

Running arts workshops online


What are the best ways to run arts & cultural workshops online? Hints and tips ahead of Refugee Week 2020.

7 - 21 Jun 2020

Together Workshops online

Community & Participation

For Refugee Week, Counterpoints Arts has commissioned three special online Together Workshops from theatre company PSYCHEdelight on the theme of Imagine.

15 - 21 Jun 2020

Refugee Week

Multi-Art Form

Refugee Week is the UK’s largest festival celebrating the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees. Counterpoints Arts is proud to be national coordinator of Refugee Week, as well as producing a flagship programme of Refugee Week events at such venues as the V&A and Southbank Centre.

15 - 21 Jun 2020

Moving Worlds for Refugee Week 2020

Film and Photography

Moving Worlds is a programme of films available to watch at home during Refugee Week, a UK-wide festival celebrating the contributions, creativity and resilience of refugees (15-21 June 2020).

16 Jun 2020

Art Refuge and Aida Silvestri : online workshop

Join us for a free online workshop led by Bobby Lloyd and Miriam Usiskin from Art Refuge, and artist Aida Silvestri.

16 Jun 2020

No Direction Home featuring Mo Omar


In partnership with Student Action for Refugees (STAR), Counterpoints Arts presents No Direction Home live online for Refugee Week with guest headliner Mo Omar. Booking via Eventbrite Somali-born, Cardiff-raised […]

19 Jun 2020

MC Tardast – Iranian grime for refugee week


Music session with Iranian grime MC Tardast.

19 Jun 2020

Nyaruach – singing resilience


Special Refugee Week 2020 event with the South Sudanese singer, sister of internationally acclaimed hip hop artist Emmanuel Jal.

21 Jun 2020

No Direction Home – standup comedy

Comedy, Pop Culture

Live, online laughter from the brilliant No Direction Home comedy collective, with special guest headliner