AACDD Festival 2011 officially announced

12.05.2011 12:23

London Design Festival

The African & African-Caribbean Design Diaspora Festival Programme 2011 has officially been announced today at the London Design Festival press conference.

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The Caribbean Art and Culture Magazine - Vol 2

27.04.2011 00:01

ARC - The Caribbean Art and Culture Magazine

ARC Magazine, the quarterly Caribbean Art and Culture print and e-magazine, launch their second issue today at Bocas Lite Fest

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A Year Dedicated to People of African Descent

10.04.2011 15:06

International Year for People of African Descent

On 18 December 2009, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed the year beginning on 1 January 2011 the "International Year for People of African Descent".

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African & African-Caribbean Design Diaspora Initiative - Questions & Answers

06.04.2011 11:47

What is AACDD? An initiative to promote the creative skills - academically or traditionally craft-trained - and commercial potential of ethnic minorities of African and African-Caribbean descent in the UK and their creative counterparts in Africa and the Caribbean.

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Beverley's blog: my experience as part of the Hackney 100

18 year old Beverley joined Inspire!’s team for 6 months as part of the Hackney 100 programme, a scheme which gives young people from Hackney access to meaningful, paid work placements in the local area. 

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

Taiye Idahor Celebrates Her Heritage through Hair and Sculpture

Taiye Idhaor is a Lagos based Nigerian artist who celebrates her heritage and history. She works with a variety medium ranging from sculpture, collage, drawing and illustration exploring female and African identity. Using collage, drawing, sculpture, and mixed media, Idahor explores layers of themes at once expansive and deeply intimate, expressing identity both female and […]