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Refugee dubbed ‘the little Picasso’ to hold first art exhibition to raise money for sick Serbian boy

Original story at The Independent• 10 mentions • 2 months ago

A 10-year-old refugee, who has attracted global attention and the nickname of “the little Picasso” for his artistic talent, is holding his first exhibition – and donating all the money raised at the event to a sick Serbian boy. Farhad Nouri has been living in a refugee camp with his parents and two younger brothers in Belgrade’s Krnjača neighbourhood for the past eight months. The family was forced to flee conflict and poverty in their home country of Afghanistan two years ago, travelling through Greece and Turkey before arriving in Serbia. They hope to eventually start a peaceful new life ...