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Asylum Seekers and Refugees Projects

This project was formed to provide opportunities for young unaccompanied asylum seekers and young refugees.  Working with After 18 charity since 2013, Charnwood Arts has delivered a programme of: workshops, exhibitions, visits, residencies and publications.  Regular groups provide a safe space for participants to: make friends, learn new art skills and be creative.  Participants work has been shown in: local galleries, museums and in national festivals such as: Journeys Festival and Becoming Adult project through Oxford University.  During recent lockdown sessions these young artists contributed to a Charnwood Arts online exhibition, which can be found HERE

For more information about After 18, click HERE 

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