Black History Month

2018 LISTINGS

Liverpool Unitil 2 December 2018

Black Salt Britain’s Black sailors

New exhibition at Merseyside Maritime Museum reveals 500 years of Black British seafaring The exhibition combines personal stories,…

Camden Fri 1 Jun - Sun 21 Oct 2018

Windrush: Songs in a Strange Land

Welcomed by some as ‘Sons of Empire.’ Vilified by those spreading fears of a ‘black invasion.’ 70 years…

Liverpool 14 JULY - 28 OCTOBER 2018

LIVERPOOL BIENNIAL 2018

LIVERPOOL BIENNIAL 2018: BEAUTIFUL WORLD WHERE ARE YOU? Liverpool Biennial 2018: Beautiful world where are you? invites artists…

Liverpool 14 July - 18 November 2018

John Moores Painting Prize 2018

About the exhibition The internationally-renowned John Moores Painting Prize is the UK’s longest-established painting prize, founded in 1957….

Liverpool 23 August

Slavery Remembrance Day

The annual Slavery Remembrance Day is held on 23 August. On this day in 1791 an uprising of…

Leeds Thursday, 23 August 2018 to Thursday, 22 November 2018 - 9:00 pm

Mojah Reggae Residency

The mighty MOJAH return to Sela Bar on the last Thursday of the month. Mojah are a Leeds…

Southwark 18 September 2018 - 19 January 2019

Antony & Cleopatra

Antony & Cleopatra ‘Eternity was in our lips and eyes.’ Ralph Fiennes and Sophie Okonedo play the famous…

Lambeth 21 September 2018 – 1 December 2019

John Akomfrah African Soldier

John Akomfrah’s new multimedia installation remembers the millions of Africans who fought as soldiers or served as porters…

Greater London 23.09.18 – 04.11.18

Art +Revolution in Haiti

Frieze Masters located at the north-east corner of The Regent’s Park, near the London Zoo. The postcode is…

City of London 28 September - 31 October

British-Barbadian Nursing Revolution

Discover a stirring new exhibition about the ‘pioneers’ of British migration that challenges mainstream understandings. Worlds away from…

Liverpool 29 September 2017 to 2 December 2018

Black Salt

  Black Salt: Britain’s Black sailors reveals the contribution Black seafarers have made to some of the most…

Hertfordshire 1-31 October 2018
Mon-Fri 10am -6pm
Sat 10am-2pm

A Music Icon: I.K Dairo MBE

Celebrating 55 Years of I.K. Dairo’s MBE award for services to music across the commonwealth. The only African…

South west Monday 1 October, 19:00-20:30

Black History Month (1-31 October)

Film: Joe Bullet (1973) Louis de Witt’s South African blaxploitation crime film Louis de Witt’s South African blaxploitation…

Hackney 1st – 31st October 2018 9.00am – 5.00pm

Black SuperSheroes

Forgotten Figures: Celebrating Historical Black Women in Britain from 1300 – Present.   Black SuperSheroesis back again for…

Cambridgeshire 1 October 2018 (until 31 Dec 2018)

BLACK CANTABS: HISTORY MAKERS

The story of Cambridge University’s black students from 1745 to the present day is told in a series…

Tower Hamlets Tue 2 Oct 18 - Tue 23 Oct 18

Black Out

Black History Month Film Festival

Redbridge Tues 2 Oct - Sat 29 Dec 2018

The Woodford Rapper

Derek B shot to fame in the late 1980s as one of the first commercially successful black British…