2011 Festival Video Updates

13.11.2011 10:12

Revisit the AACDD 2011 Festival and catch up on some of our events at the Bargehouse, 100%Design and the Hospital Club.

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Choices

16.08.2011 00:52

London Riots 2011

As per when does everyone of us have a conscious choice of who we want to be, what we want to do and which type of life we want to lead? And if and when we are finally facing such choices, from where can we make them? There are facts, with which we are born and which cannot be changed, such as our race and our gender.

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Priestmangoode AACDD Award 2011/12

28.07.2011 13:49

priestmangoode

Priestmangoode, one of the UK’s leading design consultancies, is sponsoring an AACDD award by offering a summer placement in its London office. EXTENDED DEADLINE: May 31, 2012.

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TEDxSoweto join the African & African-Caribbean Design Diaspora

16.05.2011 11:19

TEDxSoweto

The independently organised TED event and AACDD join forces ahead of the 2011 Festival during September and October in London.

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News from our partners

Inspire! News

News & Updates from Inspire! - the Education Business Partnership for London Borough of Hackney

Government’s new Careers Strategy unveiled: Inspire!’s response

The government unveiled a new Career Strategy last month, outlining plans to boost careers advice and guidance provision.  The Strategy introduces new guidelines as well as a £4 million support fund for schools and colleges.  

Inspire! welcomes the government’s emphasis on high-quality careers guidance for social mobility. The report sets out a vision for "a stronger, fairer society in which people from all backgrounds can realise their potential." This reflects the vision that guides our work: empowering young people to reach their full potential, realise their ambitions and build fulfilling careers and lives.  

OUR WORK

OUR WORK

Connecting you to the often untold yet inspiring stories of creatives from Africa and the Diaspora.

[Places + Spaces] Jason’s Little Kitchen: A Taste of West Africa in West London

A long table draped with vibrant kente cloth, tea lights and small trinkets set the scene for a memorable experience with Jason’s Little Kitchen a Ghanaian pop-up in West London.

The inspiration? Time spent in the kitchen getting creative with ... Read More

AFRICAN DIGITAL ART

AFRICAN DIGITAL ART

Pushing Digital Boundaries

Exquisite: La Trahison des images

La Trahison des Images  is a project by photographer and artist Justine Tjallinks. Artist Statement:  La Trahison des Images is a dream like allegory with images that are represent a personal journey of youth, uncertainty and growth. Tjallinks redeploys critical design aesthetics to re-enact key moments in her personal evolution as an artist. René Magritte is […]