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Explore the Sukkot: Seeking Shelter installation after hours and enjoy art installations, crafts and talks inspired by themes of journeys, migration and shelter.

22 November 2017  -  22 December 2017

This event aims to facilitate empowering the dialogue within the culturally diverse arts sector. This event will be bringing together funders, promoters, venues and artists to help improve mainstream representations.

07 November 2017  -  07 November 2017
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The Migration Museum Project invite you to an event that brings together those interested in the Migration Museums Network for a day of learning and networking. They will share the results of the online survey we conducted about migration themes across the UK heritage sector.

06 October 2017  -  06 October 2017
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This one-day conference will investigate the uncertainties of relocation and the practical and emotional challenges for children being displaced from home and moving to unfamiliar, insecure and perhaps hostile locations, with or without their families

18 July 2017  -  18 July 2017

Join us for a morning of talks and discussion where we’ll explore diverse rights-focused approaches to arts participation. Guest speakers will present a range of perspectives and methods, providing insights into how these have applied to specific audience groups they’ve worked with. Speakers will then host a series of open roundtable discussions encouraging an open dialogue and exchange of ideas

18 July 2017  -  18 July 2017

A meeting to discuss development of a South West Diverse Artists Network, where artists can share experiences & create an action plan for improving diverse representation in mainstream arts. It is co-funded by the Arts Council & Platforma.

04 May 2017  -  04 May 2017

The new Migration Museum at the Workshop in London opens to the public on 26 April 2017 at 10am.

They will stage an adventurous programme of exhibitions, events and education workshops telling stories of movement to and from Britain at our new museum, situated within the Workshop, an exciting arts and community space just off Albert Embankment.

26 April 2017  -  30 July 2017
call me by my name

The discourse of race in contemporary performance falls apart when whites try to understand black performance. This manifestolecture offers strategies for acknowledging how artists of colour and their collaborating audiences of colour operate in several keys simultaneously, but are compelled to reduce their work and experience to the unknowable, shameful category of ‘race.’

18 March 2017  -  18 March 2017
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Tribe of Doris (Platforma hub for the South West) is creating a South West Diverse Artists Network, where people can share experiences & create an action plan for improving diverse representation in mainstream arts.

02 March 2017  -  02 March 2017

North West

Contact will host two On The Couch public discussions, bringing together voices from the arts, academics, community groups and people personally affected by the issues addressed.

05 March 2017  -  05 March 2017
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Learning Lab engages the Platforma North West Hub, but also seeks to include artists, cultural workers, organisations, activists, academics and change-makers interested in forging alliances through working together.

It will mix lively debate, share ways of cooperative working and learn from active case studies from different regions.

20 March 2017  -  20 March 2017
First Person Women