An evening celebrating the importance of Arts’ in our society, offering that most needed human emotion; hope, during inhumane times. We bring together the creative community to showcase works of art by artists of refuge and migrant background, Exploring themes of displacement, detention and migration.
Learn about long-term Art and Design projects which are helping tackle global
social issues of today through a sample of short talks, product examples and documentation. Hear personal examples from project recipients and guest speakers on the impact of Art and Design in such circumstances.
You will have the rare opportunity to support these small, unique charities and projects, and purchase exclusive University of the Arts and Friends pieces.
A live and silent auction features these works alongside exclusive pledges. Including sailing trips in Valencia, beach-side apartment holidays, a boat stay in Hong Kong, food inclusive day at the races, a tour of Jeremy Till's green straw bail house, 4 night stay at goldstar barn on nature reserve and more!
Following the fundraiser we have launched a collaborative summer project that will result in a painted mural with Young Roots refugee youth group and Artolution on the theme of friendship...coming to a London-wall near you soon!