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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News from our partners

Inspire! News

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

After-school STEMM club inspires career pathways

Inspire! have been encouraging a new generation of scientists, engineers, medics and more as part of Young Hackney’s Inspiring careers pathways programme.

Through a range of interactive activities, the new programme raises awareness of these rapidly developing industries outside of school hours, helping young Hackney residents to raise their aspirations and develop important skills.

 

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[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

Chromatin: African Hair Geometry

Chromatin is the animated variation of Medina Dugger’s Chroma photo project. The latest project by françois beaurain that celebrates women’s hair styles in Nigeria and finds its inspiration in hair colour trends in Lagos and by the late Nigerian photographer J.D. Okhai Ojeikere. In biology, chromatin designates the macromolecule in which DNA is packed and it is known […]