INTERVIEW: Nastaran Mazloumi talks with be:longing about her artistic practice and how her migration story and cross-cultural background have shaped this.
PHOTOS: be:longing gives a rundown of its recent Multilingual Poetry Evening, and shares beautiful photos from the event to boot.
ART: Mariana del Castillo explores the resilience of migrants in the face of unfamiliarity and impermanence.
ART: Janhavi Salvi explores the complications of adopting and navigating an imperial language.
EXHIBITION: At the opening of ‘Creating Space’ – an exhibition of artworks by the Migrant Women’s Art Group.
SONG: Evan Crommett combines elements of south and north American music traditions in his exploration of his Ecuadorian-American day-to-day.
SONG: Singer, actor and dancer Hana Bookman brings us her new song – a lyrical attempt at describing what it means to live between cultures.
ART: Gladys Casanueva reflects on her migrations from Chile to Venezuela to Australia, and the arts practices that have brought her joy along the way.
ART: Alessia Camoirano Bruges brings us a fluid art piece that explores intense feelings of home, family, distance and existence.
REFLECTION + ART: Biljana Cvetkovich describes her migration to the US and how she came to live in her beloved new home of Kauai, which inspires her artistic practice.