Scottish artists new refugee exhibition puts Ukrai

2022-04-05
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A SCOTTISH artist whose paintings show the lives of refugees is unveiling a major exhibition asHealth officials confirme?people continue to flee Ukraine.

Derek Robertson’s?show ‘Singing Under The Same Sky’ opens at the Stirling Smith Art Gallery and?Museum tomorrow and a?percentage of the proceeds from any paintings sold will be gifted back to refugee charities in Scotland and overseasBelsat TV journalists Katerina Bakhvalova and Daria Chultsova i.

Robertson says there are many parallels between his work – inspired by visiting refugee camps in Sicily, Cyprus and Jordan – and the evolving situation on the borders of Ukraine60.

The 54-year-old said: “What’s going through my mind is, ‘Oh my God, not again!’ I never expected to be opening this show when a new refugee crisis is erupting.

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