Alketa Xhafa Mripa – an artist inspiring in PLATFORMA FestivalPrishtina, 9 Ocotber 2017 - Alketa Xhafa Mripa is being considered as an inspiration. Recently, she has been invited as an artist that inspires in this year’s edition of PLATFORMA Festival. During 19-31 July, the fourth festival edition for and with refugees and emigrants travels to Newcastle, Gateshead, Stockton and Middlesborough.
Alketa, the artist who recently has been strongly linked to the cause for refugees and terrible treatment of world towards them, was invited for an artistic conversation in Newcastle, reports KultPlus.
Alketa stated for KultPlus that during this appearance she will talk about the power of art and the importance of artists in today’s modern society. She will give details on her work “Refugees Welcome” that travelled throughout England.
Manif Halbouni and Farhad Berhaman are two other artists invited in two main days of PLATFORMA festival.
Alketa will deliver a speech in the second day of PLATFORMA festival on 28 October.
The last time when Alketa was in Kosovo was in “Autostrada Biennale”, with a provocative and meaningful performance on breaking the boundaries.