Events

Thur 13 July, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Exhibition opening
Zanele Muholi

Events

Thurs 13 April. Doors open 6pm, talk 6.30 - 7.30pm

Making Jamaica and the Tropical Picturesque: A Tourist Guide

Events | Opportunities

Fri 29 January, 2 - 4pm

The Missing Chapter Collective
Queering the Archive

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

2 October - 5 December 2015

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Rivington Place, London

Events

Wed 10 June, 7 - 9pm

Other Times, Other Memories: An evening of moving image works by Jeannette Ehlers, Wangechi Mutu, Ato Malinda 

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

7 May – 20 June 2015

Jeannette Ehlers
Whip It Good: Spinning From History’s Filthy Mind

Rivington Place, London

Exhibitions

6 February - 6 April 2015

HUMAN RIGHTS HUMAN WRONGS

Photographer's Gallery, London

News | Autograph ABP

The Explorers Project

The Explorers project is a three year programme of awareness raising and encounter workshops, happenings, productions, commissions, exhibitions and seminars in collaboration with people who have complex needs and those who support them.

Exhibitions

8 - 18 August 2017

Multimedia Projection
The African Choir 1891 Re-Imagined

Exhibitions

9 August - 13 November 2017

The African Choir 1891 Re-Imagined

Events

Sat 5 Aug, 2pm – 4pm

In Our Own Words
Workshop with Victoria Adukwei Bulley

Exhibitions

5 July - 4 August

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Events

Wed 26 July, 7 - 8:30pm

Mother Tongues
Debut Screening

Events

Fri 14 July, 7 - 8:30pm

Gallery Talk:
‘Intimacies That Disrupt’ by Hlonipha Mokoena

Events

Sat 15 July, 3 - 4pm

Artist-led gallery tour / talk
with Zanele Muholi

Events

Tues 18 July, 9:30am - 1:15pm

What does it mean to have a rights-focused approach to arts participation? 

Exhibitions

3 July - 24 September

Drowning World

News

Canvas(s)

Events

Tue 18 July, 7-9pm

Aperture Live:
Platform Africa

Events

24 June, 1 - 5pm

Canvas(s) Audio Trail

Events

Thur 29 June, 6:45 - 8pm. Doors open 6:30

Representation and Remembrance
Indian Soldiers in WWI

Exhibitions | Events

28 June - 1 July

Said Adrus
Lost Pavilion & Pavilion V

Exhibitions

14 July - 28 October 2017

Zanele Muholi:
Somnyama Ngonyama, Hail the Dark Lioness

Events

Sat 22 July, 11am - 2pm

The Artists’ Call
Workshop with Toni Stuart

Learning

Until 28 June

Bessie’s Wings:
an art exhibition

Events

Wed 28 June, 7pm

(In)visibility of Muslim Women:
Race, Gender and Representation

Events

Fri 9 June, 2 - 7:30pm

Exploring Space and Place:
Kings Cross

Events

Wed 21 June, 6.30 - 7.30pm

The artist as historian, archaeologist and archivist

Events

Thur 22 June, 6:30 - 7:30pm. Doors open 6pm.

What’s there to Get?
Anti-racism in the East End

Events

Wed 31 May, 7pm. Doors open 6:30pm

Masculinity and Representation:
Do you Really Get Me?

Events

Sat 20 May, 2 - 4pm

Access the Archive
A multi-sensory Workshop

Learning

Available until 1st Jul 2017

Artist-led Workshops
You Get Me?

Events

Thurs 25 May, 7 - 9pm

The Exit Lectures 2
Exploring a post-Brexit Britain

Events

Thurs 11 May, 7 - 9pm

The Exit Lectures 1
Exploring a post-Brexit Britain

Events

Thurs 20 April, 7 - 8:30pm

Brixton Stories
A conversation with Clovis Salmon aka ‘Sam the Wheels’

Events

Wed 19 April, 6:30 - 8pm

Artist talk
with Ingrid Pollard

Events

Thurs 4 May, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Exhibition opening
Mahtab Hussain: You Get Me?

Exhibitions

5 May - 1 July 2017

Mahtab Hussain
You Get Me?

Events

Sat 25 March, 1 - 5pm

East Meets West
Our Friends Party

Events

Thur 6 April. Doors open 6pm, talk 6:30 - 7:30pm

Sankofa Lives! Exploring the Roots & Routes of Jamaican Identity

Events

Friday 12 May, 7 - 9pm

Ghana at 60:
Photography, prose and performance

Learning

Available from 27 Feb - 30 Mar 2017

Making Jamaica: Then and Now

Events

Application deadline 9am 1 May 2017

Open Call
Propose your event / activity

Exhibitions

9 March - 27 May 2017

Vron Ware
13 Dead, Nothing Said

Exhibitions

24 February - 22 April 2017

The Great Conflict, Brixton Riots & other films

Events

Thur 23 February, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Exhibition opening
Making Jamaica: Photography from the 1890s

Events

Thurs 9 February, 7 – 9:45pm

Film screening
Fire at Sea

Learning

Available from 10th Jan until 10th Feb 2017

Free artist-led workshops
Lost & Found: Portraits from a Refugee camp

Events

Sat 4 February, 2 - 5pm

Portfolio reviews
With Gideon Mendel

Events

Thurs 2 February, 6 - 9pm

First Thursdays late opening
Gideon Mendel: Dzhangal

Events

Sat 28 January, 3 - 5:30pm

Representing the Calais ‘Jungle’

Exhibitions

24 February - 22 April 2017

Making Jamaica: Photography from the 1890s

News

New learning and participation space

Events

Thurs 8 December, 6 - 8pm

Exhibition opening:
Exploring Identity through Photography

Events

Thurs 5 January 2017, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Exhibition opening
Gideon Mendel: Dzhangal

Exhibitions

6 January - 11 February 2017

Gideon Mendel:
Dzhangal

Exhibitions

11 February - 9 April 2017

Syd Shelton
Rock Against Racism

Events

Sat 17th December, 5.45 - 8.30pm

Music of Many Colours

Shop

50% off our photography books

Exhibitions

9 - 10 December 2016

Album:
Exploring Identity through Photography

Events

Thursday 8 December, 6:30 - 8pm

Book launch
Delhi: Communities of Belonging

News

British Council
Transatlantic Residency Programme

News

Aida Silvestri Residency at Light Work

Events

3-day course, 14-16 December

Art Activism School

Learning

22 November 2016 - 28 January 2017

Hackney Museum Community Residency

Events

Wed 30 November, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Decolonial Politics Today?

Learning

Black Victorians
Outreach Workshops

News

Until 30 November 2016

Exhibition in a Box
On display at Bernie Grant Arts Centre

Events

9 - 13 November 2016, dusk - dawn

After Dark
Image projections

Events

3 - 8 November 2016, dusk - dawn

After Dark
Image Projections

Events

27 - 29 October 2016, 6pm - midnight

After Dark
Image Projections

Learning

CPD training: diversity

Events

Tue 25 October, 6:30pm

Surviving as an Artist
Participatory Photography

Exhibitions

22 Sept - 28 Oct 2016

James Barnor
Ever Young

Events

Tue 11 Oct 2016, 6:10pm

Black Atlantic Cinema Club
Ganja & Hess

Exhibitions

21 September - 31 December 2016

The Unfinished Conversation:
Encoding/Decoding

Events

Tuesday 1 Nov, 6:30pm

Surviving as an artist:
Sensitive histories

Exhibitions

10 Sept - 4 Dec 2016

Exhibition loan
Shores like you

Events

Monday 12 Sept, 6:30pm

Black Atlantic Cinema Club
Dutchman (1967)

Learning

Available 21 September

The Missing Chapter: Black Chronicles
Exhibition in a Box

Learning

Available soon at www.themissingchapter.co.uk

The Missing Chapter: Black Chronicles
Web App

Events | Learning

21 September - 1 October 2016

Black Chronicles
Archive Laboratory

Exhibitions

21 September – 1 October 2016

Sound / image installation
The African Choir 1891 Re-Imagined

Events

Mon 26 September, 6:30pm

Panel discussion and gallery reception
Sound & the archive

Events

Sat 24 September, 6:30 - 9pm

Miss Black and Beautiful up-close

Events

Sat 1 October, noon - 5pm

Vintage Portrait Workshop: 19th century Collodion Tintypes

Events

Wed 14 September, 6:30 - 8:30pm

The Migrant Metropolis

Events

Friday 16 Sept, 6:30pm

‘Scarred, shifting and sacred sites’
an evening of art, advocacy and performance

Events

Friday 9 Sept, 6:30 - 8:30pm

'The Mothering Blackness'
An evening of art, advocacy and performance

Events | Learning

Thursday 29 Sept, 6:30 - 8pm

Black Victorians
Free CPD event for Secondary & FE teachers and tutors

Events | Learning

Tuesday, 20 Sept, 6:30 - 8:30pm

TEACHING MIGRATION HISTORY:
CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES

Events

Friday 7 Oct, 7 - 9pm

Book launch
Kobena Mercer: Travel & See

Events

Sat 8 October, 3 - 4:30pm

Artist & Curator-led exhibition tour

Events

Thurs 6 Oct, 6:30 - 8:30pm

Exhibition Opening Reception
Vasco Araújo: Decolonial Desire

Events

Tue 6 Sept, 7 - 9pm

UK film premiere and discussion
Dreams in Transit

Exhibitions

7 October - 3 December 2016

Vasco Araújo
Decolonial Desire

Events

Fri 29 July

Black Atlantic Cinema Club
Bristol screenings

News

Vacancies
Freelance Artist Educator / Facilitator

Events

Saturday 10 Sept, 3 - 4:30pm

Artist & Curator-led exhibitions tour

Events

Friday 15 July, 6:30 - 8pm

Q&A session: Brexit
What’s next for EU nationals living in the UK?