June 17, 2019
Two men from Qisetna.

Qisetna film screening at University of Leeds: Wednesday 17 July 2019

Qisetna will be visiting the University of Leeds in July to share some stories from the Qisetna archive. The event will also include a screening of one of their films produced in collaboration with Bidayyat Audiovisual Arts.
June 16, 2019
Migration museum logo.

Visit our free immersive exhibition at Migration Lates: Refugee Week 2019

Join us for a special Refugee Week late opening featuring storytelling, performances, art workshops, food and more. This will be a free and informal event, with different activities taking place throughout the evening across our exhibition and café spaces.
June 12, 2019

Classical guitar concert in Sevenoaks: 28, 29 June 2019

Internationally renowned Syrian classical guitarist Ayman Jarjour has performed worldwide, including at Carnegie Hall in New York, and studied in Madrid and Juilliard. Ayman returns to Sevenoaks with a varied programme including Classical, Spanish, Latin, Modern and Syrian music, to support Syrian refugees resettling in the Sevenoaks area.
June 8, 2019
An olive on a tree.

A Syrian night in Bristol: Saturday 22 June 2019

Join Qisetna on Saturday 22 June 2019 for an evening full of fun and exciting story reading to fundraise for community sponsorship of a Syrian Refugee family in Bristol.
June 7, 2019

Celebrate Eid with a touch of Damascus, in London: Saturday 8 June 2019

Come and get involved this summer and celebrate a day of Eid festivities with The Damascus Band. Performing at this year’s London Mayor Eid Festival, The Damascus Band are a group of exceptional Syrian musicians now based in the UK.
May 31, 2019

Art Exhibition “BRANCHES”

The new exhibition curated by the artist Dima Karout focuses on the Branches of a common bark. It opens on
March 18, 2019
Maha Hassan

Maha Hassan | Writer

'Nothing is more precious than freedom'
August 8, 2018
Three musicians and their instruments

Osama Derbas | musician

'I feel the need to sing!'
June 27, 2018
Film poster for Yaman with young Syrian boy

Filming Syria: Stories from the Jasmine Tree

A screening of short films from young Syrian filmmakers shown as part of Refugee Week 2018.
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