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Palexpo Pop-Up: Relive the biggest Palestine event in Europe! A fundraising week celebrating Palestine Expo’s most memorable moments and showcasing exquisite art pieces which will be up for auction at the end of the week. Immerse yourself within the virtual reality, come and learn about Palestine, and lose yourself using the latest Augmented reality technology available everyday throughout the week!

Please note: Free admission from 12pm-6pm Sunday to Friday. Evening events will need to purchase tickets in advance.

When

17th to 23rd February 2018

Where

Hoopoe House, E1 6LY, London

 

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SATURDAY 17TH FEBURARY

Childrens Theatre: Prophets of Palestine

Come and delve into the wondrous world of the Prophets of Palestine as dramatic storyteller Hassen Rasool takes you on an adventure! This is a chance for your child to experience or relive one the favourite highlights for those who attended Palestine Expo. FREE for parents to attend with every child ticket purchased.

Session One: 11am - 12pm

Session Two: 2pm - 3pm

Each session will have a story on Isa (AS) and Ibrahim (AS). Both stories will last approximately 20 minutes long. There will be activities towards the end of each session.

Spoken Word

Come down with your friends and be inspired by an evening you of lyrical entertainment themed on justice. We will have exciting spoken word performances by:

  • Usaama Minhas
  • Hodan Yusuf
  • Leanne Mohamad
  • Zakariya Riaz
  • Amani Saeed
  • Mumtaz Latif 
  • Abir Safa
  • Zena Kazeme
  • Shamima Malik
  • Adam Khaliq
  • Inayah Zaheen
  • Hannaa Badat

Childrens theatre & Spoken word evening sponsored by Interpal, Al Maidah & Haji Advisor

PLEASE NOTE: FREE ADMISSION FROM 4PM-6PM. CHILDREN'S THEATRE & EVENING SPOKEN WORD EVENT WILL NEED TO PURCHASE TICKETS IN ADVANCE.
 

 

 

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SUNDAY 18TH FEBURARY

Campaigns Day

Want to know more about FOA? Interested to learn about the foundation of our work: campaigning? We will be show casing a few of our key campaigns (such as #HandsOffAlAqsa #CheckTheLabel #NotInMyFridge) and how they impact into helping end the occupation of Palestine. Register for our volunteers event to learn how you get get involved with FOA, the fastest growing pro Palestine organisation in the UK.

Please note: Free admission from 12pm-6pm. Evening events will need to purchase tickets in advance.

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MONDAY 19TH FEBURARY

Movie & Kunafe

Short film screening, Jon Pullmans moving documentary Children In Chains, which exhibits the abuse Palestinian children face under the Israeli military court system. Jon Pullman will be there himself to take questions and talk about his experience of creating this emotional yet honest piece.

Watch the film with Palestine’s most loved traditional dessert, the Kunafe, which will be provided by the one and only Kunafe Co. These fresh pieces of heaven sold like hot cakes at Palestine Expo with amazing reviews from attendees.

Movie & Kunafe is sponsored by Kunafa Co

Please note: Free admission from 12pm-6pm. Evening events will need to purchase tickets in advance.

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TUESDAY 20TH FEBURARY

Q&A With Hamde Abu Rahma

Palestinian Photo-journalist Hamde Abu Rahma’s photographs convey the message of life under Israeli occupation. People were taken aback by his pieces at Palestine Expo and you could be too! The man himself will be joining us over skype for a Q&A session.

Q&A with Hamde Abu Rahma Sponsored by P21 Gallery

Please note: Free admission from 12pm-6pm. Evening events will need to purchase tickets in advance.

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WEDNESDAY 21ST FEBURARY

Panel Discussion: Visit Al-Aqsa

Are you thinking of visiting the sacred al Aqsa sanctuary?

Shaykh Suleiman Ghani gives a detailed talk on his journey through Jerusalem and Masjid AlAqsa. As well as highlighting his experience he talks of the importance and virtues of visiting Masjid AlAqsa. He will be joined by FOA volunteers who have been. All will be ready for any questions you have!

Panel discussion Sponsored by Islamic GPS, Islamic Landmarks, Al Maidah & Haji Advisor

Please note: Free admission from 12pm-6pm. Evening events will need to purchase tickets in advance.

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THURSDAY 22ND FEBURARY

Students Day

Network with your fellow students, be introduced to Palestine Societies and learn how you can make the most out of student activism. INVITE ONLY!

 
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FRIDAY 23RD FEBURARY

Live Art Auction

The live art Auction will be the closing event of Palexpo Pop-Up. All exhibition pieces displayed during the week will be available for auction with a selection of middle eastern canapes served through the night. This will be your chance to bid for unique international and national pieces of art and raise funds for FOA to continue campaigning for the freedom of Palestine.

Live Art Auction sponsored by Mubarak London

Please note: Free admission from 12pm-6pm. Evening events will need to purchase tickets in advance.


When

Saturday 17th - Friday 23rd  February 2018

Open everyday from 12PM Onwards

 

Where

Hoopoe House, E1 6LY, London

transport

5 mins walk from Aldgtae East station (District, Hammersmith & city & Circle Line)

5 mins walk from Liverpool Street station (Central Line)

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