What’s on: Events

What’s on this term? Here are some of our events, collaborations and recommendations! Check out our EVENT BOOKINGS page to book!

Jan – March 2017

  • The D-Word: Let’s Talk About Diversity Matters 1st February CLICK HERE
  • Diversity Matters in Milan, Italy 8th – 13th February
  • Diversity Matters Presentation at UAL Race Champion Forum 21st February
  • Westminster University BME Staff Network screening and Panel discussion on “Dark Girls” with Diversity Matters 23rd February CLICK HERE to book!
  • TEDxSquareMile The School of Tomorrow 18th March
  • Priorities for the UK creative industries workforce post-Brexit 30th March CLICK HERE

April – June 2017

Diversity In Marketing & Advertising Summit 4th – 5th April 2017 CLICK HERE

Diversity Matters 1st Anniversary 18th April 2017

Diversity Matters Awareness Week @ UAL 24th April – 29th April (tbc)

SEPT – DEC 2016

Diversity Matters Italy and Spain trip (contact us for summer collaborations info@diversity-matters.org.uk

  • Diversity Matters stall at AfroPunk Festival  24th Sept
  • SUARTS Freshers Fair: 28th Sept. Come by our stall and say hello! Sign up on the day and get a Diversity Matters goodie bag full of goodies from our supporters!
  • Black History Festival talk with Prince Asfa-Wossen Asserate (of Ethiopia!) 29th Sept. Join in an innovative discussion on Africa and its impact on ‘world history’ lead by the grandnephew of Haile Selassie. CLICK HERE!
  • Diversity Matters in Ghana: Our 2week trip organising workshops and keynote paenl discussion “The Returned: How can the diaspora reconnect with Africa?
  • BLACK PORTRAITURE[S] III: Reinventions: Strains of Histories and Cultures (Nov 20016) South Africa trip (TBC depending on funding) CLICK HERE for more info!
  • #DiversityMatters Chipotle Social Friday 4th Nov 2016 at Chipotle Charing Cross Road. Booking Essential. CLICK HERE to book! All welcome. For more dates CLICK HERE
  • Christmas Divercity Arts Project in Uganda (empowering children to expresses their themselves through art) Collaboration with #Art4Change and #ThumbsUpForUganda Dec 26th
  • #ThumbsUpForUganda piano tour Nov  Dec 2016

MAY – JULY 2016

6th May: EXCLUSIVE! Brash Young Turks Screening + Q&A with director Naeem Mahmood! LCC. 6pm – 8.30pm plus complimentary drinks reception

12th May: Diversity Matters: Let’s Talk Race film pt1 and pt2 PLUS workshop  CSM. pm 6pm- 7.30pm. Room c202. Food and drinks provided. CLICK HERE

25th May: Other Voices Conference (screening Let’s Talk About Race pt1 & pt2). This conference is part of London College of Communication’s Other Voices project, supported by the UAL Curriculum Development Fund. 12-6pm. FREE. CLICK HERE to book.

31st May –  ‘In The Shadow of the Sun’ film screening directed by Harry Freeland. 6.30pm (registeration/pre-drinks. 7pm start)-9pm Film Screen supporting Wimbledon College of Arts student project. UAL High Holborn. CLICK HERE to book

2nd JuneArt Exhibition and Fundraising screening. 4.30pm – 9pm private view with works by UAL students, staff and external practitioners. Live piano performance by Fabio Tedde fundraising for #Art4Change. CLICK HERE to book. Email Kai to submit art works on the theme of diversity and race matters. k.lutterodt1@arts.ac.uk

7th June: Questioning Identity… Zine-making workshop with non-binary artist Rudy Loewe! 12.00 – 14.00 UAL High Holborn. FREE handmade Rudy Loewe slogan tote bag and light lunch provided. CLICK HERE to book!

7th July: Diversity Matters Film screening + workshop at Chelsea College of Arts 5.30pm – 7.30pm. George Blacklock, Dean of Chelsea, will open the event with a few words. FREE. CLICK HERE to book!

30th June: LCC Student+Alumni presentation evening with drinks and networking reception. CLICK HERE to book

11th July: The Hard Stop debut screening at BFI. CLICK HERE to book

1st July – 17th July: DiverCity Arts Project; creative arts and employability workshops this summer giving students an opportunity to sell their art works at markets and keep any profit made! CLICK HERE to APPLY!

11th July – 15th July: UAL Graduates Futures Week. Check out “She Creates: Women of colour in Graphic Design and Illustration”. Contact Kai diversitymattersuk@gmail.com for more info on the workshop or to collaborate. CLICK HERE to book!

Summer collaborations available for workshops, screenings, and events in Europe and beyond. Contact us to collaborate!