September 6, 2019

Journeys Festival International Leicester returned for a seventh successful year to showcase a range of engaging and emotive work.

The 15-day Festival (15-30 August) celebrated the talents of refugee artists as well as the diversity of the refugee and asylum-seeker expe...

July 30, 2019

Cadence Yu is a De Montfort University student on a placement with ArtReach. She's written a blog post for us on her experience with the team working with the Refugee and Asylum-seeker community and draws interesting parallels with her home town of Hong Kong.

This is a...

July 29, 2019

In this blog post, our producer Oli Page reflects on his experience programming the music for past editions of Journeys Festival International ahead of #JFILeics 2019. Read his thoughts below. 

I have been fortunate enough over the last three years to curate a prog...

July 1, 2019

In the build up to the ArtReach-produced Journeys Festival International Leicester (15 – 30 August), I have been privileged to be a part of some really exciting workshops and events. I’m the Assistant Producer for the Leicester Festival and already my role has led me t...

May 17, 2019

With a series of events across Leicester, Refugee Week returns in June so Senior Producer, Nicola Middler, shares what is on offer in a blog post. 

This year's Refugee Week will provide another engaging, fun-filled opportunity to find out more about the refugee exp...

May 3, 2019

Journeys Festival International celebrates the creative talent of exceptional refugee and asylum seeker artists and shares refugee experiences through great art and
culture.


Produced by ArtReach, the Festival takes place for the seventh year in Leicester from 15 August...

April 25, 2019

New Commission for Artist from Refugee or Asylum Seeker Background.

March 26, 2019

Angels is an artwork by Laurence Payot that celebrates the courage and optimism of displaced people. From sweet lullabies remembered from childhoods spent in another country, to the things that they makes them feel happy in their new homes, participants from across the...

March 22, 2019

ArtReach, producers of Journeys Festival International, are seeking applications from artists from refugee and asylum seeking backgrounds, working in any creative medium, to produce new work in response to the ‘hidden voices’ of refugees and displaced people in history...

January 14, 2019

The international concert pianist and recording artist Margaret Fingerhut is set to play a charity fundraiser at Portsmouth Cathedral on Monday 4th February at 7.30pm. The Portsmouth concert, arranged by ArtReach (the producer of Journeys Festival International), is pa...

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