For centuries people have crossed land and sea in search of safety and security. The cultural heritage transported by migrating communities has undeniably shaped Britain’s history and identity.
Explore the rich stories of migration within the collection, hear from communities about their own diverse experiences and celebrate our shared histories and heritage.
Watch an interview with artist Shorsh Saleh and the Migration Collective
Shorsh Saleh is a Kurdish mixed media artist, carpet designer and weaver. His work focuses on the subject of migration, border and identity.
Selena Daly is a board member of non-profit organisation The Migration Collective, and an historian of migration at Royal Holloway, University of London.
Home, belonging and imagined futures
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