The #RefugiArte Exposition is coming to the San Pedro House of Culture. Following last year’s successful exposition of the artwork in Belize City, San Ignacio, Orange Walk and Corozal, now the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is bringing the exposition to La Isla Bonita.
The #RefugiArte exposition originated in late 2017. It contains 20 pieces of art from artists in the Americas, inspired by the suffering of refugees and asylum-seekers around the world and in our region. The collection also includes two pieces of art created by a Belizean artists.
The exposition will be formally opened this Friday, March 15, 2019 at 6:30 p.m. at the San Pedro House of Culture. #RefugiArte will remain open to the public throughout March and April. The San Pedro House of Culture is open from Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The address is 2101 Almond Street, San Pedro Town.