Journeys Festival International Leicester

15 - 30 August 2019

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Journeys Festival International Leicester's ROOTS group have worked with artists to produce artworks inspired by themes of home and identity.

Full details: Coming Home

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An exhibition of new work inspired by members of the Refugee and Asylum-seeker community sharing personal histories and culture.

Full details: Giles Duley Exhibit

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Enharmonic is a sound installation looking at different music traditions, and how music and culture can shape a person's identity.

Full details: Enharmonic

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Portrait of a City turns Leicester into an outdoor gallery featuring images of individuals representing Leicester's diverse community.

Full details: Portrait of a City

An exhibition of new work inspired by members of the Refugee and Asylum-seeker community sharing personal histories and culture.

Full details: Recovered Histories

A Warm Welcome is an intergenerational project in which participants are creating posters inspired by advice to their younger selves.

Full details: A Warm Welcome

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Angels is a series of video portraits projected around the city, talking to us, by surprise, in the most unexpected places.

Full details: Angels

For six days, people in Leicester will be able to connect with people indefinitely detained in UK immigration removal centres via the phone box sculpture.

Full details: The Channel

A new artwork by Mei Yuk Wong shares the hidden voice of refugees in history and offers us the chance to consider their stories.

Full details: Reckoning

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