Leicester

Coming Home

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Coming Home
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One of the most popular pictures in the National Portrait Gallery collection, the iconic portrait of King Richard III,is being loaned to New Walk Museum & Art Gallery as part of the National Portrait Gallery’s national COMING HOME project.

Journeys Festival International’s ROOTS group members Maya, Minaz, Manoj, Bharti, Cloud, Saliha and Zahid have worked with artists Linda Harding (Leicester Arts and Museums Community Engagement Officer), and George Sfougaras, to produce artworks inspired by themes of home and identity.

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the artwork in this exhibition is child-friendly and engages all ages with both its artistic techniques and colour as well as the deeper meanings behind the work.

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  • FREE
    Leicester

    Coming Home

    22-Sep-2019 11:00 AM - 17:00 PM

    One of the most popular pictures in the National Portrait Gallery collection, the iconic portrait of King Richard III,is being loaned to New Walk Museum & Art Gallery as part of the National Portr...


  • FREE
    Manchester

    Dance Away The Spiders

    12-Oct-2019 16:00 PM - 17:00 PM
    ArtReach

    Dance Away The Spiders explores repression, resistance, trauma and immigration from the perspectives of a group of young refugee women.

  • FREE
    Manchester

    Journeys Live

    12-Oct-2019 12:00 PM - 17:30 PM
    ArtReach

    Journeys Live is a day of free, live entertainment celebrating talented artists from around the world, who now call Manchester home. Featuring a truly global line-up of live music, spoken word, p...

  • FREE
    Portsmouth

    Community Conversations Poetry Workshop with Tongues&Grooves

    11-Oct-2019 13:30 PM - 16:00 PM
    ArtReach

    Join George Marsh for a special Haiku poetry workshop as part of Community Conversations. Led Tongues & Grooves in the Community and Journeys Festival International Portsmouth Community Conversati...

    8 - 16 years
  • FREE
    Manchester

    Letters to Our Mothers and Fathers

    05-Oct-2019 15:00 PM - 16:00 PM
    ArtReach

    In a fast-paced technological world of DMs and videocalls, the ways we communicate are constantly evolving. Letters are a way to document and archive our own existence.Poet Mandla Rae invites people f...

  • FREE
    Manchester

    Fun Palaces

    05-Oct-2019 11:00 AM - 16:00 PM
    ArtReach

    FUN PALACESPutting culture at the heart of the community. A gloriously creative day packed with arts and science activities for all.

  • Manchester

    Pizza Shop Heroes

    04-Oct-2019 19:00 PM - 20:15 PM
    ArtReach

    Created by one of the UK’s leading refugee theatre companies and starring four young men who made the dangerous journey to the UK on their own as children from Afghanistan, Eritrea and Albania. ...

    12 - 16 years
  • FREE
    Manchester

    This Garden of Ours

    04-Oct-2019 10:00 AM - 01-Nov-2019 17:00 PM
    ArtReach

    A collaborative art project researching global horticulture, This Garden of Ours explores stories and links between the migration of plants and humans across the planet. Using a range of tec...

  • FREE
    Manchester

    Libraries of Sanctuary

    01-Oct-2019 00:00 AM - 10-Oct-2019
    ArtReach

    LIBRARIES OF SANCTUARY

  • FREE
    Manchester

    Reckoning with Refugeedom

    26-Sep-2019 18:00 PM - 19-Oct-2019 17:00 PM
    ArtReach

    A new artwork by Mei Yuk Wong shares the hidden voice of refugees in history and offers us the chance to consider their stories in relation to experiences today. The work responds to archive material ...

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