17 June 2021

SSI brings NSW home to the arts in Refugee Week

SSI brings NSW home to the arts in Refugee Week

Settlement Services International is hosting a week-long multi-disciplinary arts tour in NSW as part of Refugee Week.

Called Homelands, the NSW tour will feature seven talented artists.

The audience will traverse through art galleries, arts centres, community centres and live music venues across regional and metropolitan areas.

The aim is to raise awareness of refugee experiences through cinematic exhibitions, live music, Q&As and workshops. 

Tour dates are as follows: 
Armidale, Tuesday 22–26 June: Beyond Refuge exhibition @ New England Regional Art Museum (NERAM) 
Sydney, Tuesday 22 June, 10am: LUATÈ. live music @ Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre. Register here.
Coffs Harbour, Thursday 24 June, 6pm: Beyond Refuge screening and Q&A @ Coffs Harbour Education Campus. Register here
– Armidale, Friday 25 June: Beyond Refuge exhibition workshops @ NERAM 
Armidale, Saturday 26 June: Beyond Refuge exhibition closing event @ NERAM