The second link in the Library Book chain, nominated by Idris Elba... Oona King; Baroness King of Bow, a Labour politician and former Chief Diversity Officer of Channel 4, in discussion with BBC’s Nick Higham on two of her chosen books; Vanity Fair by William Thackeray and Bringing Up Bodies by Hilary Mantel. https://youtu.be/AniTD-V2-9g Ooona King … Continue reading The Library Book Chain: Oona King shares past and present books…
Anya Willique launched her first collection of bespoke handbags “The Wanderlust” at the Library in Convent Garden on the 5th April. The collection inspired by "a strong desire to travel"...
Andy Ayo Akinwolere has one of those familiar faces... The sort of friendly face that wouldn't occur to you that it's probably from TV that you know them from - and not real life! Thankfully the charismatic TV presenter, perhaps most known for his contribution to Blue Peter, is someone I've been fortunate to meet … Continue reading Andy Ayo Akinwolere – A Traveller at Heart at Arts London
For an advert, American beauty brand SheaMoisture is already breaking conventions in their latest commercial "Break The Walls" which features monologues of black women sharing relatable thoughts about beauty through our everyday experiences
*Black students across the UK are being empowered to take action to be 'the change they want to see', knowing full well that change isn't going just be handed to them on a plate. The continued frustrations faced has led to an uprise in Black student activism, resulting in an emerging visual Black presence in Students' Unions across … Continue reading NUS Black Students’ Campaign “We Are in Full Solidarity with Sabrina Hussain”
James Barnor unboxes historic memorabilia including exclusive photographs of Muhammad Ali's visit to London in the 60's, fashion icons of Drum magazine, and his first passport photograph taken in the "Lutterodt House" in Accra...
Diversity will mean different things to different people. Which is why for Diversity Matters Awareness Week we’re concentrating on race matters with our theme “Let’s Talk About Race” 18th – 23rd April! We’ve been asking University of the Arts London (UAL) students and staff what diversity means to them, and how it’s reflected in their learning … Continue reading Very powerful word – Diversity… UAL Students and Staff share their views on Diversity in their Learning Environment pt3
You know it's official when there're tote bags available! Hence the excitement receiving these pics from our suppliers DFT Printing Studio at their workshop hand-screen-printing each and every bag - so you know there's a personal touch to each tote! We're excited to have collaborated with DPT Printing Studio based in South London, for Diversity … Continue reading Tote-lly ready for Diversity Matters Awareness Week!
120 artists are exhibiting their work at The Other Art Fair which launched with a private view on the 7th April.
When pop art expressionism artist, Joe Turpin's in town all the way from his home country South Africa, it's a good time as ever to find out what's on in the art scene... And Autograph ABP in London's trendy Shoreditch is a great starting point!