As part of the first Platforma Festival is curating a multidisciplinary event of work by and about refugees at Club Row, Rochelle School in London (28 November – 4 December 2011).

The title of the exhibition is “Counterpoint” and the call for artists is available to download (pdf).

Platforma is inviting proposals from visual and performance artists who are interested in and working around the issues of exile, migration, displacement and related issues to comment on these themes through painting, sculpture, photography, performance, sound or film. The deadline for submissions is 1st September 2011.

More information about the Platforma Festival as a whole, including a conference from 3-4 December, will be published on this site soon.