Two small exhibitions about the Calais Jungle are now open at the Southbank Centre, in the framework of Festival of Love.

The Calais Jungle

The Calais Jungle is a small town that captures the needs, culture and hopes of its residents.

This exhibition tries to capture this humanity and provides the context for the Blue House built by the artist Alpha Diagne.

Sun 9 Jul – Sun 2 Oct, 10am – 11pm

Exhibition Space at Royal Festival Hall (Level 4 Blue Side)


The Blue House by Alpha Diagne

The Blue House was artist Alpha Diagne’s home in the Jungle, the refugee camp in Calais.

The Blue House operated as an art school and gallery and is exhibited here at Southbank Centre, along with a selection of Alpha’s paintings and sculpture.

Sat 9 Jul – Wed 28 Sep, 10am – 10pm

Foyer at Royal Festival Hall (Level 4 Green Side)