Syria at Christmas

12 Dec 2020

Regular hours

12:00 – 18:00

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Syria at Christmas
Uniting Families From Syria over Christmas

Presented by – Litehouse Gallery and Family Talk
Artist Houssam Ballan


Too many Syrian families face yet another difficult time this Christmas. Syria’s ongoing war compounded by the Covid -19 pandemic has forced so many to live apart. Here in Britain two organisations have decided to work together to create...

• A heart- warming ‘soundscape’ of voices
Families chatting away together over the phone from Britain to Syria, Beirut, Canada and the rest of world, some animated, curated by Family Talk

• An intimate collation of pictures
A beautiful montage of personal family photos fused with prestigious works of art from Syria, curated by Litehouse Gallery

• Informal talks
Between 12.30pm and 1.15pm you can hear Barbara Altounyan, founder of Family Talk, Raghad Mardini, founder of Litehouse, and animator James Daly.



Raghad Mardini

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Houssam Ballan


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