Art as Expression: Emerging Black Artists’ Exhibition Launch

Wednesday 12th October

Join us for the launch of our exhibition in honour of Black History Month, as we showcase the Black artistic talent within the Creative Mentor Network.


In partnership with Acrylicize, we will be hosting an evening to network, meet the artists and celebrate the work of the community hosted at Acrylicize’s new London Studio; The Art House.

From photography and sculpture to short film, painting and illustration, the diverse range of works throughout this exhibition, celebrates the vast array of passions and interests of creatives emerging onto the London art scene in 2022.

With drinks and live music, this event is not to be missed.

Our 18 artists to be featured include:

  • Izzy Arionget, Photographer
  • Yasmin Jama, Photographer
  • Farencia Henrikson, Mixed Media Artist
  • Daniella Gyambibi, Digital Artist
  • T’shan Treasure, Illustrator
  • Chi Chi Maté Langlah, Photographer
  • Troy Sutherland, Photographer
  • Elisha Kiala, Photographer
  • Shaun Alagoa, Digital Artist
  • Dulcie Usher, Ceramist
  • Marissa Mireles Hinds, Filmmaker
  • Maryam Ojikutu, Digital Artist
  • Rashawn Richards, Filmmaker
  • Ilayda McIntosh, Photographer
  • Kemi Oloyede, Digital Artist
  • Yasmin Idris, Filmaker, Painter & Digital Artist
  • Nicola-Amy Thomas, Textiles
  • ​​Aisha Seriki, Photographer

The event is open to all, but there will be ID checks at the door as alcohol will be served. Please ensure you bring a valid ID with you.

If you can’t make the launch, but wish to see the artwork at another point in October, grab a drop in ticket: