refugee crisis

News

powerful portraits of refugees in london

This exhibitions contemplates the idea of ‘Belonging’ through 10 different stories of displacement.
Ryan White
10.29.19
Culture

london photographers celebrate refugees in moving new portrait series

From Campbell Addy to Nick Waplington, 10 photographers capture 10 portraits in arresting new show, 'A New Beginning'.
Ryan White
10.1.18
peace week

what’s life like in the largest syrian refugee camp in the world?

23-year-old Palestinian refugee Omar Braika is documenting the stories of those in the Zaatari Syrian refugee camp of Jordan.
Shukri Lawrence
1.24.18
Film

model and activist lily cole on her refugee crisis documentary, light in dark places

Led by Lily Cole, Light in Dark Places is a one off documentary focusing on Samos – the Greek island at the centre of the refugee crisis.
Matthew Whitehouse
2.28.17
Culture

exclusive: read an extract from angelina jolie's interview of giles duley

Taken from Humanity Magazine, we present an exclusive extract of Angelina Jolie's interview with the prolific photojournalist and documentarian of humanitarian issues Giles Duley, to discuss the power of his work and a year of covering the refugee...
Humanity Magazine
2.6.17
Culture

​harley weir talks about shooting the homes and houses of the calais jungle

Homes is a new photobook by Harley Weir that documents the landscape of the Calais Jungle with a raw beauty and emotional tenderness.
Felix Petty
11.14.16
Music

lily allen urges britain to do more for refugees

"I apologise on behalf of my country, for what we've put you through," Allen told a 13-year-old refugee from Afghanistan while visiting a camp just 160 kilometres from her recording studio.
Isabelle Hellyer
10.14.16
News

#safepassage: ai weiwei amsterdam exhibition will focus on the refugee crisis

The upcoming solo exhibition reflects on the artist's personal experiences and those of the thousands of refugees who risk their lives to reach Europe.
Lula Ososki
8.4.16
News

​ai weiwei unveils his controversial lifejacket installation in austria

The Chinese artist continues to use to his work to draw attention to the refugee crisis.
Felix Petty
7.15.16
Culture

at the march to protect the rights of refugees

The day after the EU Referendum results came in, signalling a move towards Brexit, we went to the East London march against racism, for migrant rights, and against fascist violence.
Rosie Harriet Ellis
6.27.16
News

jack o’connell and holliday grainger star in new film about the refugee crisis

Shot across three countries, HOME will screen in selected cinemas nationwide this World Refugee Day, 20 June.
Matthew Whitehouse
6.20.16
Music

nils frahm and woodkid have created an album in aid of refugees

Featuring spoken-word from Robert De Niro, the release is set to soundtrack a new film by French artist, JR.
Matthew Whitehouse
5.31.16
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