Press articles

Salma Zulfiqar was bestowed with The British Empire Medal for services to the Arts and Education in King Charles III Birthday Honours in June 2023.


The Migration Blanket project featured in this article on Popstar Dua Lipa's Service95

Women Voicing Resistence through Craftivism

Salma talks to Global Citizen about her work with women on the front lines of climate change

africa.com: Climate Crisis Women On The Frontline Of The Climate Crisis Call For Action

VOA Africa: recent story on ARTconnects and our new film on Voice of America

Arts Council England Case Study: Salma Zulfiqar – combatting isolation with creativity

CNN arabic: news video featuring ARTconnects™

GLOBAL CITIZEN: 7 Artworks From Refugee Women in Isolation During Lockdown in Britain and Beyond

UNHCR: UK art therapy group moves online to support refugees in lockdown

UNHCR: Video from the Global Refugee Forum 2019

BBC News: Art workshops held to support refugees during lockdown

Gucci's CHIME FOR CHANGE: We are Searching for Life: Stories and Reflections from Migrants and Refugees

euronews: "Estamos buscando la vida": una poesía para contar una historia de migrantes de manera diferente

Salma speaks to Skynews about the short film she created with refugees 'We Are Searching for Life' and about The Migration Project

Rueters Factbox: Eight artists spotlighting the human cost of migration

Salma speaks to Skynews about The Migration Blanket project at the Venice Biennale 2019

RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce): CELEBRATING MIGRATION

Salma Zulfiqar FRSA explains the importance of migration and shares her work at the Migration Project.

The Independent: How an exhibition is exploring the struggles, hopes and dreams of refugee and migrant women through art

sister-hood digital magazine

ARTconnects: Empowering women and communities

Media coverage - The Migration Blanket: Library of Birmingham

Media coverage - Building Peace Through the Oceans: Library of Birmingham 28th July - 30th Sept 2017