Civil Rights Movement

Marcus Garvey, Jamaican Black Nationalist and Separatist, ca. 1920. In August 1920, his 'Universal Negro Improvement Association,' , claimed 4 million members and 25,000 attended its Madison Square Gardens

Marcus Garvey and the Universal Negro Improvement Association

Proclaiming a black nationalist “Back to Africa” message, Garvey and the UNIA established 700 branches in thirty-eight states…


Faith Ringgold in front of Tar Beach 2, 1996 Photo credit: Grace Matthews © 2019 Faith Ringgold / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York, Courtesy ACA Galleries, New York

Artist Extraordinaire in London – Faith Ringgold

For the first time Faith Ringgold’s extraordinary work is being shown in London as a major solo exhibition…


Videos & Film VIEW ALL

Black History Month

2021 LISTINGS

Kensington and Chelsea Wednesday 16 June 2021

Acantha Lang: Soul/Blues songstress

A blues singer from New Orleans who is described as a cross between Mavis Staples & Gladys Knight!…

Islington Thursday 17 June 2021

Shingai

The platinum-selling frontwoman and bassist of The Noisettes, Shingai, is set for her biggest debut solo show, bringing…