1st Oct 2019 — Instagram

It’s Black History Month and we want to take this opportunity to share events and initiatives which are created by and/or for the BAME community.

Events to catch during Black History Month and resources for BAME people hoping to develop creative careers:

Let’s Build: A Diverse Future for Building Design
at @ribalondon – 2/10. Debate and Q+A.

@tcbu.ldn – uncovering London’s history of BAME Women – Workshops and exhibition, a project ran through @collage.arts
Collage arts also offer workshops and support services throughout the year, creating opportunities for access and participation in the arts and creative industries.

For all the women who thought they were mad by Zawe Ashton at @hackneyshowroom – 15/10 – 9/11.
Symposium, discussion on the decolonising psychiatry and the current status quo for women of colour in the mental health system and Q+A with @zawe on 21/10.

Albany Young Leaders at @thealbanyse8 – 16/10 – 13/11. Some of the most powerful creative voices are currently underrepresented in leadership roles, specifically people from BAME backgrounds, woman, LGBTQ people and people with disabilities. Take part in 5 week training programme to develop your leadership skills.

Black History Month Showcasing BAME in Construction hosted by Paradigm Network.
SWA will be taking part in the month long digital exhibition and we will be speaking at their presentation and discussion on the 25/10

BAME Creative Arts Fair – Shift Arts UK at @shoreditchth – 26/10. A day of inspiring panel discussions, talks and workshops with an array of BAME artists and creative professionals to discuss the necessary steps in finding your feet in the creative industry.
Celebrating Black History month at @ribalondon – 30/10. Talk, Lecture + Networking.

@_creativeaccess are helping young people from under-represented communities to access creative careers.

Photo ref: Sandal Magna Primary School

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