Exploring Maud Sulter’s Syrcas at Autograph ABP

Maud Sulter was an influential Scottish-Ghanaian visual artist, poet, playwright and curator whose works questioned the lack of representation of black women in the histories of art and photography. Syrcas is an example of Sulter's investigation of the complex relations of the African diaspora in European history, art and culture over centuries. Autograph ABP continues to … Continue reading Exploring Maud Sulter’s Syrcas at Autograph ABP

Learning outside the box (of the lecture room): Black Portraitures II & ReSignifications, Florence Italy

Between the 28th – 31st May Black Portraiture{s} II Conference: Imaging the Black Body and Re-Staging Histories hosted seminar discussions which intertwined with ReSignifications exhibiting 40 artists in conjunction with the conference, curated by New York University Professor Awam Amkpa. This was a weekend of inspiration, connecting, networking and learning outside the box (of the lecture room)! Photos by … Continue reading Learning outside the box (of the lecture room): Black Portraitures II & ReSignifications, Florence Italy